Traveler reviews: Tiergarten Nürnberg (Zoological Garden)
A wonderful spring morning
That the zoo in Nuremberg is a beautiful place many other visitors will probably point out. They are perfectly right. It's a wonderful area for kids with wild animals, Delfin shows, but also nice... read more
Lovely little zoo
Spent a Sunday afternoon here. Very easy to get to from Nuremburg centre, a direct tram running numerous times an hour. Entrance cost is reasonable, about 25 euros for two adults. The zoo itself is... read more
Of the four Zoos we visited this is our favorite
The animals seem happy and playful here. The tigers played with each other in the water. The polar bear was swimming about his pool. The Meerkats ran. As a parent, it was incredibly nice that the... read more
The West Indian Manatee, which belongs to the manatee family (family Trichedhidae, genus "Trichechus"), is not just the namesake of the tropical house in the Nuremberg Zoo, but als its stars.
Non scratch surfaces, energy from plant pigments and "ant intelligence" - in the Bionicum Ideenreich Natur visitor center (Nature Imagination Center), everything focuses on the fascinating world of bionics.
The Dolphin Lagoon is a most impressive 5.3 million litre salt water lagoon with a depth of 6 metres and a surface area of 1,100 square metres that has been designed to provide as near a natural habit for its residents. With seating for some 2000 guests this will provide a perfect setting to watch the dolphins and sea lions.
Five extensive free enclosures, some of the largest in Europe, are a habitat for Californian sea lions, penguins, otters and polar bears.