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Zoo Berlin, Berlin

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See one of the most comprehensive collections of wild animals in the entire world--nearly 20,000 animals--at Zoo Berlin. The country's oldest and best-known zoo opened in 1844 and covers more than 34 hectares (84 acres). More than 3 million visitors each year come to the zoo and its adjoining aquarium, making it the most-visited site of its kind in all of Europe. The zoo is known worldwide for sheltering endangered animals, such as polar bears and giant pandas. Check the website for feeding times and other special events. You can save a lot of time by purchasing your tickets online. PutZoo Berlin into our Berlin road trip planner and find out whats close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • We got to the zoo late on the day and found that the animal enclosures would shut at 4.00pm. Most animals inside and we had to rush around to get to see them. Small zoo but worth a visit if only to....  more »
  • We queued for a while to get in to this attraction but we’re very happy we did as it was worth the wait. The animal enclosures were really interesting and there were some surprising animals to see...  more »
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  • A nice zoo with mostly decent sized enclosures. Some of the animals looked a little sad (I'm not an expert though so it's just my opinion) but the majority all looked all looked well looked after and happy - it's always going to be difficult to fine a balance between enclosing animals and providing enrichment for them. The food was a bit expensive, but nonetheless pleasant.
  • A great zoo is so good for the soul. Loved our visit. Hard to believe you are in the heart of the city. Unfussy and plenty of space to appreciate all the species there. Such a delight to be holding on to Autumn in such a great green space. Good value too with the Welcome Card.
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