Adress: 26, Mira prospekt, Kaliningrad
Phone: +7 (4012) 21 89 14
Priсe: 200 RUB
Work time: 01.03-15.09 - 9.00-19.45, 01.10-01.03 - 9.00-16.45
Thus, the zoo is one of the oldest zoological gardens in Russia, and one of the largest. Its collection, which extends over 16.5 ha, comprises 315 species with a total of 2264 individual animals (as of 2005). The Kaliningrad zoo is also an arboretum. Sights include not only animals, but also rare plants like a relict ginkgo tree which was coeval with the dinosaurs.
The Zoo also has animal sculptures, including a bronze statue of an elk and a stone statue of an orangutan. The entrance is decorated by a sculpture of many animals. The grounds include pre-war buildings and a fountain.