City Zoo

At the suburban forest in Thessaloniki, in the Xilia Dendra area, right next to the famous Dasos Theatre, the Zoo of the city is one of the attractions that worth a visit, especially if you are Thessaloniki with your family. The 33000 m² are structured in such a way that they resemble a natural environment for the animals which represent the wild fauna of the country –among other things. You will have the chance to see birds and mammals, deer, boars, goats, squirrels, wild sheep, sheep, rabbits, peacocks and other animals. The zoo in the forest gives a significant recreational and educational space, since children could come contact with different animals and birds in pleasant and cool environment.

The visitors of the Thessaloniki zoo can also visit a small museum of Natural History and the House of Reptiles that are located inside the Thessaloniki Zoo area.

Hours: Daily from 09:00 and until half an hour before the sunset.
April from 09:00 to 18:30
May from 09:00 to 19:00
June from 09:00 to 19:30
July from 09:00 to 20:00
August from 09:00 to 19:30
September from 09:00 to 19:00
October from 09:00 to 18:30
November from 09:00 to 16:30

Entrance fee: Free

Address: Tsatra Square, Agios Pavlos, 55438 Thessaloniki

Telephone: +30 2310 219980


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