Historic elephant building renovated: Official opening of Hellabrunn’s Elephant House on 28 October 2016

After five years of renovation work, Hellabrunn Zoo will finally open the doors of its completely revamped Elephant House on Friday, 28 October 2016. The opening will be marked by a weekend of events in and around the Elephant House on 29 - 30 October.

The Elephant House will finally reopen on the last weekend of October. For visitors, it will be the first time they have had an opportunity to catch a glimpse of the interior of the historic building since the extensive restoration project began.

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The Geo-zoo concept

The Munich Zoo Hellabrunn was founded in 1911 as the first Geo-zoo worldwide. The animals live according to their geographic distribution in complex communities.

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Hellabrunn’s Species Conservation Center

Hellabrunn’s Species Conservation Center is a unique forum where zoo visitors can access an amazing amount of information about the zoo’s many projects.

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