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Nuremberg Zoo

#6 of 178 things to do in Nuremberg Features Animals
Am Tiergarten 30, 90480 Nuremberg, Bavaria, Germany
+49 911 54546
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Fun for the little ones

There was a bit of a line when we first arrived and unless you get there early, you may have to... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
christopher g
via mobile
Not for us....

We only really went because it was included on the Nuremberg card. The enclosures for the small... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
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Tiergarten Nuremberg is set in an extraordinary and unique landscape. By taking a walk through the large, densely wooded park the visitors discover open-air enclosures skilfully fitted into the red sandstone of the region. Watch dolphins and sea lions swim and play in the open air at the Dolphin Lagoon. Explore life at the Amazon, complete with rainfall periods, at the Manatee House. Go to the Blue Saloon with its vast panorama windows and experience the fascinating underwater world of both manatees and dolphins. Children will love the Kinderzoo, where they can pet animals and discover a lot more...
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Hours Today: 08:00 - 19:30
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Am Tiergarten 30, 90480 Nuremberg, Bavaria, Germany
+49 911 54546
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

There was a bit of a line when we first arrived and unless you get there early, you may have to park a little far. But definitely worth it. We have visited zoos over the world and I don't recall ever beeing this close to...More

Thank christopher g
Reviewed 5 days ago

We only really went because it was included on the Nuremberg card. The enclosures for the small animals were good- the Red Panda must have had no idea that he lives in captivity, but the abiding memory is of the lions, tiger, dolphins, that (as...More

Thank nibblepibbley
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a lovely zoo! Animals are really close by. There are a lot of trees, So Good to visit even on a warm day. Take cash, you can't pay with card in the zoo. We would visit it again If it was close by. Really...More

Thank Jelle L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It is great place to spend a day, outdoor with your kids .. you can see all kind of animals and birds from all over the world but the most wonderful is the dolphin show .. you need to check for the time the show...More

Thank sophie i
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When we arrived to the ZOO, we could see a lot of cars. Everywhere. We were worried that ZOO will be too crowdy. Fortunetaly it wasnt. The ZOO is really large. We could see a lot of animals. Not all you can remember, as someone...More

Thank Jan D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The best zoo ever visited! The kids loved it. A lot of animals in a very well preserved environment. We enjoyed the dolphin and seal show during feeding time! The place is amazing.

Thank Pieris P
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

Excellent zoo, reasonably priced and easy to navigate. Best of all, the animals are really close and easy to see and all the habitats look natural.

2  Thank Darren F
Reviewed 3 July 2017

I really enjoyed the Nuremberg zoo! I loved all the animals there! My favourite animal there was the tiger. It was funny to see a tiger playing in the water. I thought it was trying to catch a fish. The tiger was actually playing with...More

Thank JustWanderlustNow
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

Every animal u can think of is represented here. We especially enjoyed the Dolphins. It took us about 3 hrs to make our round, the Zoo is huuuuuuge!

1  Thank Bahar V
Reviewed 13 June 2017

This is an amazing zoo. We visited in February. We love how big the zoo was with plenty of room for the animals to move around and also plenty of room for guests to explore. There is a really wide range of animals in this...More

1  Thank MattBourne92
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19 October 2016|
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Response from DanielVYordanov | Reviewed this property |
In October the zoo closes at 6 p.m. last entry is at 5 p.m., but as far as i remember the animal houses are being locked at least half an hour before closing time... which is enough time to head to the exit without the need... More
2 April 2016|
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Response from periandro | Reviewed this property |
It's rather far away. No way to walk from the train station to the zoo as you would waist the whole morning on the way. The best thing to do is to take tram number 5, whose final stop is right in front of the zoo entrance... More
barbara c
6 May 2015|
Response from Reckless_V-o-L | Reviewed this property |
I got there with the car. But according the info on the zoo's website: You may reach it by tram (line 5). A bus (line no. 65) connects the Tiergarten with important transfer points to underground and urban railways. I... More