Open activities

Familiy activities

Every weekend, public holidays and during school vacations we organize open activities for our visitors included in the entrance fee. Choose the ones you prefer among the options we suggest every week!

Zoo Storytelling


21/10 - 22/10   -   Timetable: De 15:00 a 15:40 / De 17:00 a 17:40
The animals are the heroes in exciting and fun stories.
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The training of the elephants

01/01 - 31/12   -   Timetable: De 12:00 a 14:00
On the weekends and holidays, elephant keepers show to the public how they train and take care of them every morning
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Feeding the penguins

01/01 - 31/12   -   Timetable: De 11:00 a 13:30
Every morning, bird keepers prepare food for the penguins and bring it to their facilities to share it with them. Don’t lose this moment of maximum activity!

Earn your stripes!

21/10 - 21/10   -   Timetable: De 13:45 a 14:15 / De 14:15 a 14:45
An encounter with the Zoo educators to know our zebras and have a good time learning and playing!
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River horses

22/10 - 22/10   -   Timetable: De 13:45 a 14:15 / De 14:15 a 14:45
To have a good time with Zoo educators learning many things about these spectacular animals. Days: Monday, Thursday and Friday.
Spectacular invertebrates

Spectacular invertebrates 2

10/04 - 08/04   -   Timetable: De 12:00 a 16:00
Centipedes, spiders, ladybugs, butterflies and many other small and not so small animals wait for you in this educational exhibition with living invertebrates
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Dolphin observation

01/01 - 31/12   -   Timetable: De 11:00 a 14:00 / De 15:00 a 17:00
Every day from 11 am come observe the dolphins in their pavilion!
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The Aviarium

21/10 - 22/10   -   Timetable: De 13:15 a 13:30
This year we celebrate our 125th anniversary and we want to show you our most relevant features and projects of the past and the present
Farmer’s task

Farmer tasks

21/10 - 22/10   -   Timetable: De 11:00 a 11:30 / De 11:30 a 12:00
Children visiting the Zoo are invited to the Farm, where they can help us look after the sheep, goats, donkeys, etc. Weekends and holidays.  
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Take good care of it

21/10 - 22/10   -   Timetable: De 12:00 a 12:30 / De 12:30 a 13:00
Adults and children alike will grow awareness of the importance of a responsible ownership for the well-being of animals and to protect many species of our surroundings. Weekends and holidays.