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Frankfurt Zoo (Zoologischer Garten Frankfurt/Main)

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Founded in 1858, this is one of the most important zoos in Europe, containing some 5,000 animals.
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Bernhard-Grzimek-Allee 1, 60316 Frankfurt, Hesse, Germany
Innenstadt
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+49 69 21233735
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The zoo is nice and clean, but it sure needs to have more animal species. The best part is the open area where kids can play and take photos with little goats.

Thank Hatem E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great zoo to visit with family or even to have a nice day out. There is a variety of animals and a places to sit and have a drink or ice cream. There is a large playground for young kids and a...More

Thank LadyMeli
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

the zoo is very small not worth 10 euros . very few animals. it has some good collection of reptiles . rest nothing to see no shows no activity . very boring

Thank Confidence F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The first thing I’ll mention is they do not accept credit card to purchase entrance tickets. We had to go down the block to pull out cash via an ATM. It is a small zoo and a few locations are under construction. However, there are...More

Thank Geoff B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a great green spot in the middle of the city. Very nice and family friendly , you definitely don’t want to miss this attraction with the new baby lions.

Thank wegelagerer
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I would personally recommend this place to all of those who are in Frankfurt please do visit and have a good time at this beautiful zoo

Thank sharjeelcool
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

animals are energetic. and there is activity for children where you can interact with domesticated animals. My son loved it. needs more options for food though.

Thank Shruti R
Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

Woww... this zoo is worth visiting whenever you visit Frankfurt. Big cats, Apes, hippos, Rhinos, giraffes, zebras etc. Worth seeing. My famy hard fund seeing these animals the zoo is well maintained and th ed staff are very friendly. Please don't hesitate to visit the...More

Thank Uche M
Reviewed September 3, 2018

The first dozen enclosures we came across from the main entrance didn't have any animals in them. Also, make sure you've got cash or Mastercard cause they don't accept Visa or Discover (even though there is a Discover sticker on the machine they run cards...More

Thank Richard-Julie_K
Reviewed August 27, 2018

The bonobos in the Frankfurt zoo look happy and they are reproducing nicely. Nocturnal animal section was also impressive. The zoo shop sells WWF soft toys, nice umbrellas featuring ring-railed lemurs and bonobo t-shirts and more.

Thank Fukuyama I
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Response from Eleni A | Reviewed this property |
No, not when I went there.
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Response from Marta K | Reviewed this property |
there is a small area where kids can pet some goats and rabbits, and i there is some dried grass they can give the goats.
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SimonL2516
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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
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