Ludwig the elephant finds a new home

In May, Ludwig, the youngest and only male elephant at Hellabrunn Zoo, turns four years old. Old enough to venture out into the (not so) big wide world.

Those who have had an opportunity to visit Hellabrunn Zoo in the past four years will certainly have come to know and love the young Asian elephant, Ludwig. His cheeky charm, cute show stunts and the hilarious antics he pulls on the adult female elephants are a constant delight to children as well as adults.

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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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