There are many exciting opportunities to play in the zoo

  • A climbing pyramid, slides, and a sandbox on the playground of the bison square
  • Climbing tires in the cages of an old bearhouse
  • Children’s sandbox cafe near Illu

Children’s train

On the Hawk Hill, the children’s train runs from May 1 to September 1 in fine weather. The ticket price for two train runs is 4 euros.


Visitors with little children can rent a cart to drive their kids around. The carts are located next to the entrances of the zoo. The number of carts available is limited.

Breastfeeding and changing room

The 2in1 private breastfeeding and changing room is located on the ground floor of the zoo’s western environmental education centre, opposite the exit and the souvenir shop.

Cafes and ice cream parlours

There are two cafés in the zoo. Café Illu is near the North Gate and café Mõmmu at the West Gate. In addition to daily specials and soups, the menu includes delicious starters and main courses, desserts, and ice cream shakes. In different parts of the zoo, ice cream parlours offer refreshments during the summer months.

Opening hourscafe Mõmmu cafe Illu
May-AugustMon-Sun 9 AM-5 PMMon-Sun 9 AM-8 PM
March-April / September-OctoberMon-Sun 9 AM-3 PMMon-Sun 9 AM-7 PM
November-FebruaryMon-Sun 9 AM-3 PMMon-Sun 9 AM-5 PM


  • Ticket office and entrance 9-15:30
  • Indoor Expositions 10-16
  • Children's Zoo 10-17
  • Souvenir Shop 10-16:30
  • Zoo 9-17
Indoor expositions are closed on Mondays.

Zoo map