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Hellabrunn Zoo celebrates the first ever World Giraffe Day on 21 June 2014. Visitors will be invited to take part in our informative and fascinating programme about the tallest animal - naturally on the longest day of the year!
At 9:40am on Thursday 12 June, Brigitte Auer became the millionth visitor to enter Hellabrunn Zoo in 2014. Accompanied by her partner Manfred Oberauer and their 10-year-old daughter Celina, the totally unaware day tripper from Berchtesgadener Land had quite a start when greeted by zoo director Beatrix Köhler with a colourful bouquet of flowers and...
Hellabrunn Zoo welcomed the arrival of a second Siberian Tiger on Thursday, 5 June. Jegor is delighted with the new girl in town.
The historic Elephant House at Hellabrunn Zoo will feature a new modern design by the end of 2015. The next stages of the renovation project have been approved.
Once again, Hellabrunn Zoo is delighted to announce the birth of newly born twins. This time we have two sets! Born to proud parents from our ring-tailed lemurs and red ruffed lemurs, the two sets of twins will see the monkey enclosure gain some of the popularity currently enjoyed by the polar bear cubs Nela and Nobby.
For the past two weeks, the adorable little cubs have been romping around the tundra landscape at Hellabrunn Zoo. The four-month-old polar bears have now finally been given names. They are called Nela and Nobby.
Ready for adventure: 14-week-old polar bear twins take their first steps outside of the birthing den and experience a new world, under the watchful eye of mama Giovanna.