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A zoo for everyone
in the middle of Dresden

News from the zoo

Kugelgürteltier mit Nachwuchs.

Inventory of the animals at the zoo

Animal news | 11 January 2023

At the turn of the year, all the animals at Dresden Zoo were counted and compared with the stock records. For most animal species, the tally is ...

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Hog deer welcome new arrival

Hog deer welcome new arrival

Animal news | 9 January 2023

Eggsy is the name our keepers have given to the young female hog deer that was born between Christmas and New Year. The little one spent ...

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New female koala in Dresden

New female koala in Dresden

Animal news | 2 December 2022

Dresden Zoo has a new female koala. Eerin from Duisburg Zoo moved into the show enclosure in Prof. Brandes House this afternoon, which she will ...

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Topping-out ceremony for the new orangutan house

Topping-out ceremony for the new orangutan house

Animal news | 28 November 2022

In the summer of last year, Dresden Zoo began construction on the largest building project in the zoo’s 160-year history – the new orangutan ...

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Terrarium remains open until 31 October

Campaigns | 20 October 2022

Come and visit our terrarium one last time. This autumn holiday is your last chance to see the animals in our terrarium. We ...

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New enclosure for our red kangaroos

New enclosure for our red kangaroos

Animal news | 6 October 2022

Over a three-month construction period, the old antelope house has been transformed for red kangaroos, turning it into a sunny oasis for ...

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Fütterung der Pelikane

hangouts and feeding times

 

Golden takin

Fri
12:30 pm
hangout with feeding and commentary

Snowy Owl

Fri
3:00 pm
hangout with feeding and commentary

Dhole

Fri
9:30 am
hangout with feeding and commentary

Snow leopard

Sat
9:30 am
hangout with feeding and commentary

Vulture aviary
(Vulture aviary)

Thu
12:30 pm
hangout with feeding and commentary

Koala feeding
(Prof. Brandes House)

daily
9:30 am
feeding without commentary

Humboldt Penguin

daily
2:30 pm
hangout with feeding and commentary

African elephant
(Afrika House)

daily
1:45 pm
hangout with commentary

False gharial
(Prof. Brandes House)

every first Fri. of the month
11:00 am
hangout with feeding and commentary

Bactrian camel

Wed
12:30 pm
hangout with commentary

Meerkat feeding

Wed, Sun
11:30 am
hangout with feeding and commentary

Koala weighing
(Prof. Brandes House)

Wed, Sun
11:00 am
hangout with feeding and commentary

Lion

Tue, Thu, Sat, Sun
11:00 am
feeding without commentary

1,070
animals

365
days a year

One day at the zoo

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Tour

Set off on a fun and informative tour through our Zoo. You can find out more about the respective points ...

Tour
Boy eating ice cream in the Africa Lodge.

Catering & Zoo shop

Our catering partners are spread throughout the zoo and offer a wide range of hot food, snacks and ...

Catering & Zoo shop
Rotes Riesenkänguru in neuer begehbarer Anlage.

Tips for your visit

Our Zoo covers an area of around 13 hectares and offers visitors of all ages a fun, relaxing and truly ...

Tips for your visit
Orang-Utan Daisy
A new house for our orangutans

SPECIES CONSERVATION IN THE ZOO

We see ourselves as a place of learning, and regard nature and species conservation as one of our core tasks.

species conservation in the zoo

 

Contact

Zoo Dresden GmbH
Tiergartenstraße 1
01219 Dresden
Phone: +49351 - 4780 60
Fax: +49351 - 4780 660
Or simply use our online form form to submit your enquiry.

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