Circle of life at Hellabrunn Zoo

The year 2016 ended with a baby boom and this year has also started with several breeding successes. During this autumn/winter period, some of the zoo's beloved residents also died due to old age.

The baby boomers are growing fast. Not only the little polar bear cub, but also the two orangutan boys, two king penguin chicks, a silvery gibbon infant and many other babies born at Hellabrunn Zoo in 2016 are growing stronger with each passing day. The zoo has also witnessed a number of births in 2017

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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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