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Frankfurt Zoo (Zoologischer Garten Frankfurt/Main)

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Bernhard-Grzimek-Allee 1, 60316 Frankfurt, Hesse, Germany
+49 69 21233735
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Founded in 1858, this is one of the most important zoos in Europe, containing some 5,000 animals.
  • Excellent35%
  • Very good41%
  • Average18%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Bernhard-Grzimek-Allee 1, 60316 Frankfurt, Hesse, Germany
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We visited on a day it was snowing, so sadly a lot of animals weren’t out/visible, but we went knowing this anyway. We spent a lot of time at the indoor enclosures e.g. big cats and monkeys and really enjoyed them. The animals appear happy...More

1  Thank SarahNRaJ
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I visited this place in October with my family. It is a place where you deserve to spend a day, with children in particular, but not only. It is an oasis of greenery and an attraction in the middle of the city. It's easy to...More

Thank adis73
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We like it all we saw but some of the animals looked sad. This made me feel bad. I think the lions has a very small place. Some of the monkeys looked sad too... The place looks good, clean, but the animals deserve a larger...More

Thank alina s
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

This is a great place to spend a day. Lots of fantastic animals and birds we were lucky that it was a warm, sunny day and we we got in for €10 for 2 adults and a child because we got 50% discount with the...More

Thank Kenny P
Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

I have seen so many city zoos in my life, and Frankfurt was never one the nice ones. Someone must have heard that, because since 10 years the Frankfurt Zoo has changed to much that nowadays it is one of the nice zoos in Germany...More

Thank Fabian K
Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

We were not sure within city what kind of zoo one can have but we were proven wrong An amazing collection of birds, giraffe , apes, deer’s, mocking bird, chimpanzee and tigers Outstanding and well maintained - a must visit

Thank Mrinalch
Reviewed 30 October 2017

We visited on a Saturday afternoon and this zoo did not disappoint! 10 euros to get in which I think is very reasonable. Many animals here (maybe not as any as the big zoos around) but definitely adequate. All have spacious enclosures and are well...More

Thank Rooby11
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

Have been to several zoos and aquariums in Europe, I can say this is the best so far, so many different species and animals that we hadn't seen before, definitely a good activity for families, our daughter loved the playground too

Thank RafanMallorca
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

This is the nice Zoo for children. My Daughter was very exceited to see the animals. It easy to get here with u-bahn or Strassen bahn

Thank NinaThai
Reviewed 11 October 2017

The Frankfurt Zoo has quite a variety of animals and also big animals to look at. The sea otter basin and the ape house are really highlights. Wile in the ape house the air was less the fresh, I think this could be improved. we...More

1  Thank Hesi
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Simon L
31 May 2017|
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Response from Sagri2013 | Reviewed this property |
I was traveling to Pakistan when you put this question. Yes, Frankfurt zoo has many species of sloths. kgilbert78 has answered earlier providing the relevant information. You can find images of sloths searching Google... More
Lindsey V
5 June 2016|
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Response from Jessi R | Reviewed this property |
I think 3 hours is enough time if you don't linger too long. I think that's about how long we spent.
Rachel R
9 September 2015|
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Response from Tom W | Reviewed this property |
The Zoo is open 365 days a year so you are good to go. prices for one day admission are 10 Euro for adult, 5 Euro for kids under 17 years of age or if you have a larger family you can get the family pass for 25 Euros. In... More