Leningrad Zoo

Leningradsky zoopark

1865. This is one of the oldest zoos in Russia and one of the world’s zoos located so far north. During the Great Patriotic War the zoo didn’t stop working and retained the name Leningrad Zoo even when the city was renamed commemorating heroic employees of the zoo. Today the zoo occupies the territory of 7,4 ha and is the house for over 650 species of animals.

Address: Alexander park, 1 (Aleksandrovsky park, 1)
Opening hours: daily 10 am - 7 pm, box office till 6 pm
How to reach: Sportivnaya, Gorkovskaya metro stations
Coordinates: 59.951484, 30.308656