Current Information

New additions to the zoo animals, new species protection projects or construction progress – here you can find all the news about Bern Zoo and its animal inhabitants.



Get the latest news about our animals and about planned projects at Dählhölzli and BärenPark.

The wolf enclosure features many hiding places and retreats


Don’t miss an event! Enjoy browsing through the annual programme of public events at Dählhölzli and BärenPark.

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Young animals

Stay up to date and find out all the animal news of the youngest zoo inhabitants in the Bern Zoo here.

The AareAlps are home to the ibex, chamois and marmot.


We report on scientific projects and we keep you up to date on our construction projects.



Here you can learn background knowledge about the zoo and its animals.

Zoo Magazine UHU

With a circulation of 15,000 copies, the free, very popular club magazine UHU of the Bern Zoo Society is widely distributed.



Subscribe to our free newsletter with monthly news and event tips from the Bern Zoo.



Questions and answers about your visit to Bern Zoo. Get an overview of any restrictions.


There are no more Corona restrictions for your Zoo visit! We wish you a pleasant stay.

Verein zooschweiz
European Association of Zoos and Aquaria
Verband der Zoologischen Gärten
World Association of Zoos and Aquariums