Events of 2020

  • 29.02 Polar Bear Day

This day is dedicated to the Arctic ruler, a top predator adapted to the harsh living conditions of the Arctic continent. We will also talk about environmental issues, because the polar bears are in a very difficult situation due to the global warming and the melting of Arctic ice fields.

  • 18.07 Ice Cream Day

How does fish, fruit or insect ice cream taste like? The zoo’s residents will like those. More play and brainstorming are needed to get the regular daily food. The excitement continues for both the animals and the audience.

  • 5.08, 12.08, 19.08 Musical Wednesdays

Concerts in cooperation with Pille Lill Music Foundation.
Special venues, curious animals and professional musicians create jointly a memorable experience on the cozy August evenings.

  • 25.08 Birthday of the Zoo

Within the birthday hustle and bustle, the focus is traditionally on the education of natural sciences. Entrance with discounted ticket.

  • 31.10 Pumpkin Party

End of autumn season with a big pumpkin party. The animals have to figure out, how they can get their food from the pumpkin that day. Visitors are offered pumpkin soup and activities are provided for the whole family.

  • 26.12 Santas at the Zoo

Santa brings the joy of Christmas mainly to animals, but also to visitors. Attendance at events is at the price of the zoo ticket. Entrance to the zoo is free of charge for pre-school children.


  • Ticket office
  • Indoor expositions *
  • Children’s Zoo

* Indoor exhibitions and children's zoo are closed in March.
Cash registers open from 9 am to 3 pm, card payments only.
Self-service registers open from 9 am to 5 pm, card payments only.
The zoo's territory is open for walking until 7 pm.

How to get here

Paldiski mnt. 145 – North Entrance

From Tallinn city centre (Kaubamaja) bus no. 42 (Bus stop Zoo) From Freedom square (Vabaduse väljak) buses no. 22, 41, and 42 (Bus stop Zoo) From Railway station (Balti jaam) buses no. 21, 41, and 43 (Bus stop Zoo)

Ehitajate tee 150 – West Entrance

From Tallinn city centre (Kaubamaja) bus no. 42 (Bus stop Karikakra or Nurmenuku) From Railway station (Balti jaam) bus no. 43 (Bus stop Karikakra, Nurmenuku or Zoo) Buses no. 10, 12, 13, 28, 37, 45, 46, 47

Zoo map


E-R +372 6943 300; Emergency: 512 69 65

Ehitajate tee 150/Paldiski mnt. 145
Tallinn 13522, Estonia

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