Opening hours

main entrance of the Zurich ZooThe zoo is open 365 days a year.

March – October

9.00 – 18.00
(Masoala Rainforest 10.00 – 18.00)

November – February

9.00 – 17.00
(Masoala Rainforest 10.00 – 17.00)
On Christmas Eve, the zoo closes at 16.00.

Extended opening hours on Saturdays in 2014:

On the Saturdays with extended opening hours, zoo tours also take place during the evenings:
  • Saturday, 5 July to 22.00
  • Saturday, 2 August to 22.00
  • Saturday, 6 September to 02.00
  • Saturday, 4 October to 22.00, Madagascar Days