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City: Nürnberg 90480
Federal State: Bayern

Size: 63 ha (157.5 acre)

Animals: 5200 animals of 310 species

Opened in 1912

This collection is mainly a zoo                                                                                                         

Attractions & Services *

KinderFor children
Playground, and much more

StreichelnPetting animals
Children's zoo, petting enclosure

FuetternFeeding by visitors
Not allowed

TiershowsTalks & shows
Dolphin shows, feeding talks: seals/pinnipeds, carnivores, monkeys

AttraktionenOther attractions

AngeboteGuided tours and special offers
For (school) groups, education department

EssenEat & drink
(this information may also refer to facilities nearby)

InfoShop and publications
Shop, guidebook

Dogs not allowed

TermineEvents during the year

Opening hours & entrance fees *


Opening hours

 dotsummer season 8 - 19:30 hrs.
 dotwinter season 9 - 17 hrs.


Entrance fees

 dotAdults: 16 €
 dotChildren (age 4 - 13): 7,7 €
 dotFamily admission rates

How to get there

AnfahrtBy car: A3 exit Nürnberg-Mögeldorf or A9 exit Nürnberg-Fischbach. Signposte, free parking.

Anfahrt & By public transport: from the main railway station tram no. 5 or bus no. 65 to the Tierpark.

Aerial view and map at maps.google, in new window
(for street map, click there on map and zoom out)

Staff & contact information

Persons in charge:
 dotDr. Dag Encke, Direktor
 dotJörg Beckmann, Kurator für Botanik und Landschaftsgestaltung, stellvertretender Tiergartendirektor
 dotDr. Bernhard Neurohr, Veterinär & Kurator aquat. Säugetiere


PostAddress: Am Tiergarten 30, 90480 Nürnberg, GERMANY
Operated by: Stadt Nürnberg
Member of: EAZA, VdZ, WAZA

MailE-mail: tg@stadt.nuernberg.de
WebWebsite: http://www.tiergarten.nuernberg.de

* Please note: Most information given about the zoos is derived from our zoo database in German language by parsing keywords or auto-translation. While this works very well with most data, in some cases it might result in odd translation or missing additional details. You might want to have a look at the german German version for control and additional information.

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