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Koalas in Budapest!March 3, 2015

Vobara and Nur-Nuru-Bin, the two koalas, arrived with us in February 2015. The general public can see them from 6 March 2015.

A giraffe calf is born!February 11, 2015

The newcomer is a boy and has been given the name Ikinya. When he first took to his feet, he was 170 cm tall, but in five days he grew by more than ten centimetres.

Three orangutan kids in Budapest Zoo!January 29, 2015

Last year, in unprecedented fashion, three orangutans were born in the Zoo. From our lot, Bulu Mata has gone to England; however, three orangutan youngsters are still growing up with us: Moira, AnnaHanna and Lone.

Amazing Annual Conference in BudapestOctober 7, 2014

EAZA’s Annual Conference took place between 23-27 September, hosted by Budapest Zoo.

Heat energy from natural resourcesSeptember 22, 2014

Budapest’s network of thermal baths attracts millions of visitors each year.

Our world famous bearAugust 25, 2014

Vali, our female brown bear is an international superstar now, thanks to an interesting video on YouTube, made by one of our visitors. On this short film you can see as Vali ’saves’ a drowing hooded crow from the basin of bear’s enclosure.

Leading zoo professionals will come together in Budapest ZooJanuary 17, 2014

Budapest Zoo and Botanical Garden is honoured to host the EAZA Annual Conference in Budapest in September, 2014.

Moments of LifeNovember 11, 2013

Take a virtual walk with us at Budapest Zoo.

'Eco'-Status Quo?November 11, 2013

Miklós Persányi Sets A Conservation Example With His Zoo

Leopard cub debutedAugust 7, 2013

Again the rare Persian leopards have reproduced themselves in our zoo. The two parents, Cezi and Nadir arrived to Budapest in 2003, so far they had six offsprings but in the recent years there was no successful reproduction. Until now! Dante, the youngest cub is turning two months old in these days. He introduced himself to the press on Wednesday morning, and from Thursday the public can also visit the newborn.