The Zoo takes part in many international breeding programmes and is considered to be one of the worlds leaders for certain species. Justifiablly so the Zoo is proud of this reputation and is more than happy to explain wildlife conservation to all ages.
Madrid Zoo Essential Info
Panda:The Panda at Madrid zoo has been a sensation since its arrival however the 23rd December 2010 was an extra special day as the Zoo welcomed two baby pandas through a successful breeding program!
Getting There:Metro: CASA DE CAMPO Line 10
Bus: Number 33
Road: From the N5 take exit 5A
Pricing 2011:0-3 years old: Free
3-7 Years old: 15,25€
8-65 Years old: 18,80€
For those families with three or more children prices are reduced to 11,10€ for 7-65 year olds and 7,60€ for childen between 3 and 7. Proof of relationship is required to purchase these tickets.
To check prices via the official Spanish site you need to visit this page where you will also find Madrid Zoo prices for special items such as buggys etc.
Opening Hours :In general the Zoo opening times are pretty much the same every year being approximately:
Until 28th October: M-F 1100-1830 Weekends & Holidays 1030-1930
Check with teh official site for exact dates during your visit here.
Additional Services:Free Car Parking
If the Madrid zoo is not for your kids try one of the other attractions for kids in Madrid!