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Wildgehege Heissiwald

City: Essen-Bredeney 45133
Federal State: North Rhine-Westphalia

Size: 6 ha (15 acre)

Animals: ca. 25 animals of 4 species

Opened in 1964

This collection is mainly a deer park                                                                                                         

Attractions & Services *

StreichelnPetting animals
Not possible

FuetternFeeding by visitors
Food automats

AttraktionenOther attractions
Nature trail

AngeboteGuided tours and special offers
On prior arrangement / reservation

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

Dogs allowed (on a leash)

TermineEvents during the year
Special events

Opening hours & entrance fees *


Opening hours

 dotalways freely accessible


Entrance fees

 dotFree admission

How to get there

AnfahrtBy car: A52 exit Essen-Bredeney, B224 in the direction of Essen-Werden, turn right into Schellenberger Wald (´Platte´, car park after 600 m), then 500 m walking

Anfahrt & By public transport: Bus no. 169 or 79 to Waldschänke or S6 to Essen-Werden.

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:
 dotHans-Peter Huch, Vorsitzender des Fördervereins
 dotArmin Wuttke, Förster und Stellvertretender Vorsitzender

TelPhone:++49-(0)++49-201-441918, Verein: -491120

PostAddress: c/o Forstverwaltung, Eichenstraße 12, 45133 Essen-Bredeney, GERMANY
Postal address:Adresse für Navi: Weg zur Platte
Operated by: Förderverein Wildgatter Essen-Heissiwald e. V.
MailE-mail: info@wildgatter-essen.de
WebWebsite: http://www.wildgatter-essen.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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