Zoo Dresden and its collection

Zoo Dresden

The Dresden Zoo (Zoo Dresden) is a zoo in Dresden in Germany that is Germany's fourth oldest zoo, opened in 1861. The Dresden Zoo is located in the Großer Garten, a city park in Dresden. The zoo is home to around 3,000 animals representing around 400 species. The zoo is especially known for its Asian animals.

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Zoo Dresden
Tiergartenstraße 1
01219 Dresden

Visitor information Zoo Dresden

Opening hours

Open all year round (including public holidays):
In spring (from 16.02.2019) - 8.30 am to 5.30 pm

In summer (from 31.03.2019) Only open until 16:30 on the 8th of June - 8.30am to 6.30pm

In autumn (from 04.10.2019) - 8.30 am to 5.30 pm

In winter (from 01.11.2019) - 8.30 am to 4.30 pm
On 24.12. and 31.12. open until 3 pm and 2 pm closing time

45 minutes before the closure of the zoo is closed.


3 – 16€5.00


Wheelchair accessible
Museum shop

Location & Map

Tiergartenstraße 1, Dresden

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