Opening hours

M-F:9am-5.00pm Sa-Su:9am-5.30pm


Adult: 4500 HUF Children:  3200 HUF


Our online ticket sales system will be renewed in January 2023December 30, 2022

Ticket sales at the ticket offices of the Budapest Zoo and Botanical Garden continue to be uninterrupted, due to the transformation of the online systems, the option to change tickets electronically will be temporarily suspended from January 1, 2023.

Huge success at ZOODisputa in the ZOOPedagogy sectionDecember 12, 2022

Participants of the education section of the ZOODisputa and ZOOPedagogy conference had the opportunity to take a look at the educational sessions on animal protection with the help of the Department of Education at the Budapest Zoo.

Hungarian zoo specialists meet in BudapestNovember 29, 2022

The annual meeting of Hungarian zoo specialists, the Zoo Disputa, is hosted by our zoo this year. The central theme of the 2+1 day conference is animal protection and the role of zoos in animal welfare.

Santa in the Budapest ZooNovember 29, 2022

Have you ever wondered what the zoo might look like around Christmas? Join us on Tuesday and discover our zoo on Santa Claus Day.

Harvest mouse Gala presents the star of the yearNovember 16, 2022

Zoo visitors can learn the secrets of the Harvest mouse, the winner of the mammal of the Year award, at our science and education programs for children and young adults on Saturday 19 November from 9 am-3.30 pm.

Eighty thousand visitors viewed the photo exhibition of Brazil's treasures at the Budapest Zoo and Botanical GardenNovember 2, 2022

In September and October, visitors to Budapest could not only discover the zoo and botanical garden but also enjoy a special photo exhibition, courtesy of the Embassy of Brazil, as they walked from the Main Gate Square.

The home of tigers and leopards is being renovatedOctober 28, 2022

During the works, some of the animals may temporarily be out of sight of the public. We ask for everyone's understanding and patience, but this is necessary to ensure that the animals’ living quarters in question will be upgraded.

Halloween at the ZooOctober 17, 2022

The Zoo is waiting for you again this year with a colorful Halloween whirlwind and family recreation!

World Animal Day at Margaret Island Pet ZooOctober 3, 2022

Free family event with colourful programs.

“The Enormous Forest” – Photo Exhibition on the Wildlife of BrazilSeptember 30, 2022

The peculiar exhibition introduces the characteristic habitats, the flora and fauna of Brazil, and projects serving sustainable management through beautifully turned-out photos.