Due to the Christmas Garden event, the zoo will be closed from
November 17, 2022 until January 15, 2023
Temporarily open from 9 am to 16:30 pm.
Last admission & Box office closing time at 16 p.m.
Animal houses close at 16:15 p.m
News from the Zoo
Please note: Zoo daytime operations must be suspended during the Christmas Garden evening event (17.11.2022 - 15.1.2023)
will exceptionally close at 4.30 p.m. for organisational reasons. We ask for your understanding.
WHETHER "CULINARY" CHARADES ON THE BABOON ROCK OR PREDATORY HUNTING BY PIRANHAS AND MEERKATS FOR THE BEST TREATS – WATCHING THE ANIMALS DURING FEEDING IS GREAT FUN!
PLEASE NOTE: FEEDINGS MAY BE POSTPONED OR CANCELLED. PLEASE LOOK OUT FOR NOTICES AT THE RESPECTIVE ENCLOSURE. THANK YOU FOR YOUR UNDERSTANDING.
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Nature and Species Conservation-
Cologne Zoo Projects:
Cologne Zoo has supported various wildlife protection projects around the world With around
€ 2.2 million
between 2009 and 2021 - from Belize to Swaziland, from Brazil to Vietnam, from Cologne-Dünnwald to Weidenpesch.