Dublin Zoo

Dublin Zoo Ireland’s Top Must-See Attraction


Dublin Zoo, located in the Phoenix Park in the heart of Dublin city, is one of Ireland’s most popular attractions and welcomed over one million visitors last year. As one of the world’s oldest and most popular zoos, the 28 hectare park is home to some 400 animals in an environment where education and conservation combine for an exciting and unforgettable experience.


Roam the African Savanna and spot giraffes, rhinos and zebras as you go. Hang out with the gorillas at the Gorilla Rainforest and travel through the Kaziranga Forest Trail to see the magnificent herd of Asian elephants. Sea Lion Cove and the Orangutan Forest are the newest habitats to open at the Zoo and not to be missed!  


There are so many amazing animals to discover including lions, tigers, hippos, snow leopards, chimpanzees, red pandas, penguins, okapi and reptiles to name but a few! A unique experience for visitors of all ages, Dublin Zoo is open all year round! 

Bus Routes that serve Dublin Zoo

25, 26, 37, 38, 38a, 39a, 46a, 66, 66a, 66b, 66e, 67, 69, 70, 145, 155

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