Kyoto City Zoo

Nearby and enjoyable zoo

Nearby and enjoyable zoo

This zoo, established in 1903, is the second oldest in Japan. It was renewed after 7 years of reconstruction. Approximately 130 types of animals such as four baby elephants donated by Laos, giraffes, gorillas and chimpanzees live here.

Information

Address
Okazaki Hoshojicho, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto City, Kyoto, 606-8333
Access
5-minute walk from Keage Station (subway)
10-minute walk from Higashiyama Station
1-minute walk from Okazaki Koen Dobutsuen Mae bus stop
1 minute walk from Dobutsuen Seimon Mae bus stop.
Phone
075-771-0210
Hours
[March to November] 9:00-17:00 (Last entry at 16:30)
[December to February] 9:00-16:30 (Last entry at 16:00)
Holidays
Mondays (the following day if Monday falls on a public holiday)
New Year holidays (December 28 to January 1).
Admission
620 yen
Child (Age 15 and under) Free
Website
https://www5.city.kyoto.jp/zoo/lang/en/