ZOO Wroclaw

ZOO Wroclaw is the oldest zoological garden in Poland. 10 was opened on July the 1865 year and has the richest collection of animals in the country.

The area of ​​the ZOO Wrocław is 33 ha of catwalks and pavilions for animals. About 12 000 live here representing more than 1000 species.

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One of the functions of a zoological garden is to breed those species that would have perished without taking protection by the method "ex situ " (that is, outside the place of natural occurrence).

Now ZOO Wroclaw supports four animal species protection projects.

The mission of the Wrocław Zoo is to preserve biodiversity in the interests of the development of future generations. Implementation of the tasks of the ZOO Wrocław is possible through research conducted here, promotion of pro-ecological ideas, protection "on-site"And reintroduction of multiplied specimens to their natural environment, breeding of endangered species, as well as nature education.

ZOO Wroclaw is also a member of many prestigious organizations associating the most important zoological gardens in Europe.

ZOO Wroclaw map

At the entrance to the zoological garden is located ZOO Wroclaw map and it is worth using it to visit all residents.


The ZOO Wrocław organizes educational activities, which are used annually by 40 000 children and youth, including people with disabilities.

Educational classes are conducted divided into the age of participants:

Przedszkola – zajęcia dla dzieci od 5 roku życia (45 minut)

Primary school students: (60 minutes)

Pupils in grades VII and VIII of primary and secondary schools: (60 minutes)

Educational pavilion "Climate, people, animals" at the ZOO Wrocław

This is the first pavilion in a zoo in Poland, where there are no animals, but there are also multimedia exhibitions, educational games and plays

The theme is a trip through the poles and learning about the problems associated with climate change.

ZOO Wroclaw Afrykarium

The ZOO Wrocław Afrykarium, a unique complex on a global scale, presents various ecosystems related to the water environment of the Black Continent.

The ZOO Wrocław Afrykarium consists of:

Red Sea

-Red Sea with the coral reef ecosystem and 60 species of colorful fish

East Africa

-East Africa, gdzie spotkamy m.in. hipopotamy nilowe, mrówniki i golce, a także  endemiczne ryby z jezior Wielkich Rowów Afrykańskich – Tanganiki i Malawi

The Mozambique Canal

-The Mozambique Canal z 18 – metrowym przezroczystym tunelem z akrylu, który umożliwia podziwianie żółwia zielonego, rekinów, płaszczek i wielu gatunków ryb

Skeleton Coast

-Skeleton Coastwhere the inhabitants are African and African penguins, as well as jellyfish, moray eels and wings

Jungle on the Congo River

-jungle on the Congo River with crocodiles, manatees, sirens and numerous species of birds

In the complex Afrykarium ZOO Wroclaw there are also modernly equipped multimedia conference rooms, a bistro restaurant, a viewing terrace, a souvenir shop and toilets.

The usable area of ​​the Afrykarium ZOO Wrocław pavilion is close to 9000 m².

Within the framework of Afrykarium it is possible to organize various special events, such as: business events, conferences, seminars, trainings, banquets and integration meetings

In February 2017. Afrykarium was on the list 7 wonders of the zoological world.

Information about the Afrykarium ZOO Wrocław

-pawilon at the ZOO Wroclaw, to which there are no separate tickets

- It is allowed to take pictures and videos for private purposes, but without using the flash

- adapted for people with disabilities and prams 

-farm feeding is strictly prohibited

-na terenie Wrocław ZOO Oceanarium  znajduje się: restauracja bistro i sklepik z upominkami

- average visit time is around 1,5 hour

- the path of the tour has 1 a kilometer long

- there is no time limit for sightseeing

Attractions - Pavilions ZOO Wroclaw

Aquarium pavilion

Aquarium pavilion is a former coach house, where marine and freshwater tanks have been arranged


Krokodylarniain which we currently meet meerkats, three-colored squirrels or African porcupines


Małpiarnia it is mainly devoted to monkeys, but it is also inhabited by polytuchy and sloths

Pavilion of Madagascar

Pavilion of Madagascar przeznaczony jest dla małych ssaków, takich jak m.in. lemury i bezkręgowców. W części „nocnej” żyje lemurek myszaty, a w otwartej przestrzeni pawilonu, nietoperze.

Pavilion of Apes

Pavilion of Apes allows you to observe the behavior of chimpanzees


Aviary located in the pre-war part of the ZOO Wrocław, where numerous species of birds are exhibited. In the outer aviaries there are water fowls, hens, eagle and eagle. Parrots can be seen inside the pavilion.

Ranch and Animal Nursery

Ranch and Kindergarten Animal the ZOO Wroclaw was created for the youngest guests. You can touch farm animals and learn about their role in human life, as well as ride on Shetland ponies.


Sahara presents animals of semi-arid and desert areas


elephant is a home for tapirs, two Indian elephants and dwarf hippopotamuses


Terai is a new facility for Indian rhinoceros, Indian gibbons and Indian uniforms

Terrarium with Butterfly

Terrarium with Butterfly mieści się w przedwojennym budynku ZOO Wrocław i obejmuje jedną z najbogatszych kolekcji gadów, płazów i bezkręgowców. Można tu zobaczyć żółwie słoniowe, które dożywają 300 lat, liściołaza straszliwego, czyli maleńką żabkę, której trucizna służy południowoamerykańskim Indianom do zatruwania grotów strzał, ptaszniki i  tropikalne motyle.

Odrarium at the ZOO Wrocław

It is a complex of four water reservoirs, representing the upper, middle and lower Oder and its oxbow lake. About 30 fish species and 30 inhabits species of plants representing the ecosystem of this river

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ZOO Wrocław - opening hours

-ZOO Wrocław is open on all days of the year


Monday - Thursday

cash register: 9.00-17.00

pavilions: 9.00-18.00

ZOO and Afrykarium: 9.00-18.00

Friday, weekends, holidays

cash register: 9.00-18.00

pavilions: 9.00-19.00

ZOO and Afrykarium: 9.00-19.00


Monday - Thursday

cash register: 9.00-16.00

pavilions: 9.00-17.00

ZOO and Afrykarium: 9.00-17.00

Friday, weekends, holidays

cash register: 9.00-17.00

pavilions: 9.00-17.00

ZOO and Afrykarium: 9.00-18.00


Monday - Thursday

cash register: 9.00-15.00

pavilions: 9.00-16.00

ZOO and Afrykarium: 9.00-16.00

Friday, weekends, holidays

cash register: 9.00-16.00

pavilions: 9.00-16.00

ZOO and Afrykarium: 9.00-17.00

Information about the ZOO Wrocław

-Motherhouse is closed until further notice

-ZOO Wrocław proposes a pony ride for children up to the year 10. The maximum weight of the child is 35 kg. Horse riding takes place on a separate ranch run under the care of the trainer.

-ZOO Wrocław organizes demonstration of animal feeding and lectures

- does not have bletter booking

- visiting the Afrykarium ZOO Wrocław takes about 1,5 hours

-the tour of the entire ZOO, along with Afrykarium, takes about 5-6 hours

-ZOO Wroclaw parking lot – parking płatny przy Hali Stulecia

-the symbolic adoption of the selected animal, species or catwalk is possible

-ZOO Na Ratunek – bilet z dobrowolną opłatą (1 zł), przeznaczoną na ratowanie zagrożonych gatunków

- on the premises of the ZOO Wrocław there are:

–punkty gastronomiczne, które oferują posiłki również dla grup

–sklepiki, gdzie do kupienia są: pamiątki, przewodniki po ZOO Wrocław i Afrykarium, mapa ZOO Wroclaw

–wypożyczalnia wózków dla dzieci

–bezpłatne toalety dla zwiedzających, przystosowane dla osób niepełnosprawnych, z przewijakami dla niemowląt

ZOO Wrocław – cennik i bilety

-dzieci 0-3 lat                                  gratis na podstawie kuponu kontrolnego

-seniorzy 75+                                  gratis na podstawie kuponu kontrolnego

-ZOO na ratunek                            1 zł więcej do ceny biletu

-bilet normalny                                                                 50 zł

-UrbanCard Premium                                                       30 zł

-bilet ulgowy                                                                                  40 zł

(children of the 3-21 age, pensioners, disabled people, holders of Wrocław Senior Cards

UrbanCard Premium                                                          20 zł

-studencki do 26 roku życia                                          40 zł

-family (2 osoby dorosłe i maks. 3 dzieci)                160 zł
UrbanCard Premium                                                          120 zł

- another annual card:

normalna                                                                             120 zł
UrbanCard Premium                                                        108 zł

ulgowa                                                                                 80 zł
UrbanCard Premium                                                        72 zł

-duplikat karty                                                                   40 zł

- groups for groups: 

normalny                                                                             40 zł

ulgowy                                                                                 30 zł

- educational activities:

j polski                                                                                 5 zł/os

j angielski                                                                           20 zł/os

- FAMILY PLUS ticket

with the Wroclaw Family Plus Card

2 dorosłych + dzieci                                                           120 zł

- Family Monday

2 dorosłych + maks. 3 dzieci                                            130 zł

Student's Wednesday                                                              30 zł


emeryci, renciści, osoby niepełnosprawne                    20 zł

z Wrocławską Kartą Seniora                                            10 zł

ZOO Wrocław – bilety ulgowe

-dies from 3 to 7 years old

-schools of primary schools, junior high schools and high schools to complete the 21 year of life

-children and youth from 7 to 18 years not subject to school duty due to illness or disability

-the pensioners

- disabled people

- carers for people with disabilities

- owners of the Wrocław Senior Card

Family ticket

- two adults and three mentees (children, schoolchildren, people in upper secondary schools to graduate from the 21 year of study, students to complete the 26 year of life, provided that at least one of the mentors is the parent of this student)

Family Plus ticket

-family with the card of the "Rodzina Plus" program in Wrocław, regardless of the number of children they have

Student ticket

- for university students to complete the 26 year of life

Ticket Thursday

-przysługuje emerytom, rencistom, osobom niepełnosprawnym, opiekunom osób  niepełnosprawnych

Discount group tickets

-group counting 10 or more people entitled to purchase a concession ticket (10 tickets purchased for each 1 are entitled to a control coupon)

Group regular tickets

-group of 15 or more (the first 15 of purchased tickets is entitled to 1 control coupon

Educational activities

- The price includes educational classes for 60 minutes. The cost of entering the ZOO Wrocław area should also be added. Before or after classes, the group can visit the zoo.

Other discounts

- discount from UrbanCard Premium

- discount with the Wrocław Tourist Card: 5 PLN from the ticket price

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