Zwei Papageitaucher im Tierpark Bern

New opening hours at Bern Zoo

We are adjusting our opening hours for the Dählhölzli Zoo from November.…

A new pack of wolves is currently forming at Dählhölzli

The young male, who descends from the Bernese wolf pack led by "Amarouk" and "Juliette", has been introduced to a young female wolf from St. Croix in France…

Welcome to Bern Animal Park

Opening times Dählhölzli-Zoo

  • 1 March – 31 October

    09.00 h – 18.00 h

  • 01 November – end February

    09.00 h – 16.30 h

Open 365 days a year. The ticket office always closes half an hour earlier.

Opening times BearPark

  • OPEN 24/7, 365 DAYS A YEAR

The keepers are there at these times:

every day from 08.00 to 17.00

Entrance fees Dählhölzli-Zoo

  • Kinder ab 6 JahreCHF 6.-
  • AdultCHF 10.-
  • FamilysCHF 24.-

Entrance fees BearPark

  • Free admission

Getting to the Dählhölzli-Zoo

Bus line 19 from the main station (near the Bern linen weavers) to the ‘Tierpark’ stop, then turn right into Thormannstrasse. At the edge of the woods, after the three owls, you will find the first orientation map.

Getting to the BearPark

If you catch bus number 12, direction Paul Klee Centre, you can reach the BearPark from Bern’s main station in 6 minutes

More space for diversity

The claim "More space for fewer animals" for the benefit of animals expands into diverse spaces for people, animals and nature.
Verein zooschweiz
European Association of Zoos and Aquaria
Verband der Zoologischen Gärten
World Association of Zoos and Aquariums