Welcome to Dresden Zoo!

Visitor info

A day at the zoo…

Our opening hours


... spring (from 11/02/2017)
from 8:30 am to 5:30 pm

... summer (from 26/03/2017)
from 8:30 am to 6:30 pm

... autumn (from 04/10/2017)
from 8:30 am to 5:30 pm

... winter (from 01/11/2017)*
from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm
* on 24/12 and 31/12 open to 3 pm
and ticket office closes at 2 pm

The ticket office closes 45 minutes before the zoo closes.

To download

Our zoo map


Animal keeper sites

Look for this red dot!


You can meet our keepers at the animal enclosures at these times:
 
09:30 am:Feeding the koalas 
11:00 am (Wed.& Sun.):Weighing the koalas 
   
12:00 pm (Sat.):Red kangaroowith feeding
12:30 pm:Lion 
1:30 pm:Elephant 
2:00 pm (Thu.):Vulture aviarywith feeding
3:00 pmHumboldt penguinwith feeding
3:15 pm (Sun.)Snowy owlwith feeding
3:30 pm:Guerezawith feeding
Meet the keepers at these enclosures at the times stated and they will be happy to answer your questions about our animals!


Koala eating eucalyptus leaves
Koala eating eucalyptus leaves

Getting to Dresden Zoo


Tiergartenstraße 1 • 01219 Dresden

Phone: +49 (0) 351 478 06 0
Fax: +49 (0) 351 478 06 60

You can reach us by bus or by tram:
  • 13 (Zoo stop)
  • 9 (Zoo stop)
  • 11 (Lennéplatz stop)
  • 75 (Zoo stop)

Parking options


The zoo car park is located directly opposite the main entrance on Tiergartenstraße.
The fees are:
  • Car: 1.00 euro per hour
  • Day ticket for cars: 3.00 euros
  • Bus: 2.00 euros per hour



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