Zoo in Warsaw
The first zoo appeared in Poland in the timesreign of King Jan III Sobieski, a Warsaw Zoo was opened in 1926. On an area of three quarters of a hectare on the street Koszykowa settled crocodiles, monkeys, kangaroos, porcupines, brown bears and several species of exotic animals for the Poles. A pair of small zoos existed in other areas of the city, while in 1928 they were not united under a common roof.
After the Second World War greatly affected zoological garden has been restored and reopened to the public.
Zoological Garden in Warsaw
It sounds so accurate translation from Polishname "Ogród Zoologiczny w Warszawie". Occupying an area of today 40 hectares, the object has a unique collection of rare species of animals. The total number of pets zoo employees will soon reach four thousand, and the number of species represented for a long time exceeded five hundred.
Pride and Achievements
Zoo Pride in Warsaw - its modernenclosures and pavilions, where representatives of all types and classes feel as comfortable as in their natural habitat. The latest development management - the opening of the pavilion for the hippos and the aquarium for sharks, and before this new comfortable homes received jaguars, gorillas and chimpanzees.
How to get there?
The exact address of the zoo - ul. Ratuszowa 1/3, 03-461, Warszawa, Polska.
To get to the park is easiest by busroutes 160, 190, 226, 460, 512, 527, 718, 738, 805 or tram - 18, 20, 23, 26 should exit at the stop "Park Praski" and walk down the alley of 300 meters to the entrance.
Opening hours of the zoo in Warsaw:
Cash and gates open at 09.00, regardless of the time of year. Zoo Closing occurs:
- In December and January at 15.30 on weekdays, and on weekends - at 16.00.
- In February and November at 16.00.
- In March and October - at 17.00.
- From April to September on weekdays at 18.00 and on weekends - at 19.00.
Cashier stop selling tickets an hour before the zoo closes.
Price entry also depends on the season. Summer - the period from March to October, and winter - from November to February. Ticket prices are as follows:
- Adults - 20 and 10 PLN in summer and winter respectively.
- Children from 3 to 16 years, the younger generation from 17 to 20 years, students under 26 and seniors up to 70 years - 15 and 7 PLN.
- Families of two adults and one child - 50 and PLN 25.
- If a family has two children - 60 and 28 PLN.
Guests under the age of three and over seventy yearsgo to the park for free. For proof of age must have the documents with photos. In every first Tuesday of the month all users of retirement age do not need to buy tickets.
On the territory of the zoo opened a cafe, where you can eat, and souvenir shops.
Services and contacts
Buy tickets, make a virtual tour and pre-acquainted with the exposition on the official website of the zoo in Warsaw - www.zoo.waw.pl.
For more information call +48 619 40 41.