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Koelner Zoo, Cologne

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Pay a visit to your favorite gentle giants in northern Europe's largest elephant park at Koelner Zoo. Originally a 19th-century wildlife preserve, the zoo has grown to feature more than 7,000 animals of 700-plus species. Over 20 hectares (49 acres) feature a variety of environments, such as an open-air rainforest with free-roaming birds and reptiles. Purchase a combined ticket to gain entrance to the adjoining aquarium. By using our Cologne family vacation planner, you can arrange your visit to Koelner Zoo and other attractions in Cologne.
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  • The Zoo is very nice. They have a good variety of animals. The animals have a lot of space to move which is very good. Definitely worth a visit.  more »
  • The zoo is almost overgrown, so you have the feeling of being in a forrest, at least some places. It's an old zoo which has seen quite some renovation and it's still ongoing. The new parts are really ...  more »
  • Quite a collection of wildlife from around the world. Animals appeared healthy and well cared for. Nice casual restaurant, play areas for the kiddos, overall an enjoyable way to spend 3-4 hours or mor...  more »