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Hamburg Zoo

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Lokstedter Grenzstr. 2, 22527 Hamburg, Germany
+49 40 5300330
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The Hamburg Zoo, opened in 1863, has a new elephant pavilion and new tropical aquarium. Animals are in naturalistic enclosures.
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Lokstedter Grenzstr. 2, 22527 Hamburg, Germany
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It may seem a slightly dated concept these days, but Hamburg’s zoo is still well worth a visit. It’s widely regarded, since being founded in 1907, as the zoo that set the gold standard for others around the world. Hamburg’s zoo was one of the...More

Thank ArghyaKolkata
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It was not a sunny day therefore I decided to visit first the Tierpark and then the acquarium (€30 total for both entrance). Although it was a windy and grey day the animals were mainly outside, there is the possibility to feed the elephants. The...More

Thank Jude P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Some of the animals were unable to be seen because of the time of year such as the bears (hibernate I presume) but all others were to be seen. The elephants, tigers, lions and monkeys are my favourites. Now I need to add the walrus....More

Thank Grizz372387
Reviewed 22 October 2017

Ther are many parts in this zoo such as marine, ice zone and outdoor zone. Many interesting animals in this zoo and I feel that they are very happy here.

Thank monchamai
Reviewed 15 October 2017

We decided at the last minute before leaving for Europe that while in Hamburg that we would like to see the Hagensberg Tierpark and Tropen Aquarium. The U-2 U-Bahn line station left us off about 500 feet from the entrance. A few bus lines also...More

Thank ginals
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Our family of four took the combiticket that included the Tropenhaus and the park. The tropenhaus is the best display of tropical animals i have seen so far. The pay so much attention to details that every new display is a great experience. If you...More

1  Thank tetron20
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

It's a nice zoo not a great one. Berlin and Amsterdam's zoos are better. A Chinese tiger and Siberian Tigris looked sad in their cages. The arctic animals are nice to look at it seems that they're happy. It's a nice place to visit with...More

Thank avner b
Reviewed 2 October 2017

I cannot tell you enough how much I enjoy going to this zoo, the way they designed the area and despite the weather in Hamburg, this zoo manages to keep a great variety of animals from around the world in a very pleasant environment. Here...More

Thank Sonia V
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

This zoo is very traditional and pretty old. It's a beautiful walk through the zoo and into the aquarium. There are several places to eat and also to buy some merchandise. The zoo has a variety of different animals from all kinds of country's. You...More

Thank MilaHennings
Reviewed 15 September 2017

Im a massive zoo lover and find one everywhere i go but this ones the best by far! So many animals and you can get so close to them especially the elephants! So Clean and aquarium is great to. This is a must if visiting...More

Thank Sophpete
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Jessica S
3 October 2017|
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Response from sjr182 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I am afraid that I can't answer that. You would be best to contact the zoo directly
Hannah J
29 July 2016|
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Response from j0_prit | Reviewed this property |
The Zoo is private I do not think so considering the high pricing they have but the best would be to check directly with them
12 March 2015|
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Response from foxnigel85 | Reviewed this property |
Hi,I would reckon the zoo is very friendly for strollers--it is Germany and they do things correctly unlike my country!. Hope you enjoy your visit--we spent around 5 hours there so leave plenty of time.