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Zoologischer Garten

City: Rostock 18059
Federal State: Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania

Size: 56 ha (140 acre)

Animals: 4500 animals of 450 species

Opened in 1899

This collection is mainly a zoo                                                                                                         

Attractions & Services *

KinderFor children

StreichelnPetting animals
Petting enclosure, goats

FuetternFeeding by visitors
Food automats

TiershowsTalks & shows
Feeding talks: seals/pinnipeds, penguins

AngeboteGuided tours and special offers
On prior arrangement / reservation, also on special themes

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

ServiceFacilities and restrictions for handicapped and babies
Handicapped and wheelchair accessible

InfoShop and publications
Shop, guidebook

Dogs allowed (on a leash), entrance fee for dogs

TermineEvents during the year
Annual festival, special events

HippSpecial hints
Birthday arrangements

Opening hours & entrance fees *


Opening hours

 dotMay until August 9 - 18 hrs.
 dotSeptember, October, March, April 9 - 17 hrs., November- February 9 - 16 hrs.


Entrance fees

 dotAdults: 17 €
 dotChildren (age 4 - 16): 10 €
 dotConcessions/reduced admission fees for: Senior citizens, pupils / high school students, students, handicapped persons; family admission rates, groups discount rates, annual/season passes

How to get there

AnfahrtBy car: A20 to Rostock, in the direction of city center, signposted. Parking fee

Anfahrt & By public transport: from the main railway station Rostock tram no. 3 and 6, or bus no. 28

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:
 dotDipl.-Ing. Udo Nagel, Direktor
 dotRene Gottschald, Leiter Abt. Marketing
 dotAntje Angeli, Kuratorin


PostAddress: Rennbahnallee 21, 18059 Rostock, GERMANY
Postal address:Adresse für Navi: Barnstorfer Ring 1
Operated by: Hansestadt Rostock
Member of: EAZA, VdZ, WAZA

MailE-mail: service@zoo-rostock.de
WebWebsite: http://www.zoo-rostock.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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