Press area

Here you can access all press reports and selected images for editorial use. Please pay attention to the copyright notice below.

    Unique island habitat opens at Tierpark Berlin

    Small-clawed otters, babirusas and crested macaques move into Otter Island

    A stripey bundle of joy: New tiger cubs at Tierpark Berlin

    Twins born to the Sumatran tigers | Only around 500 left in the wild

    A bear in danger?

    Michel Abdollahi and Tierpark Berlin join forces to protect the polar bear | Crowdfunding campaign launched for species and climate conservation

    The big headcount

    Berlin’s zoological facilities record a total of 26,684 animals and 5.6 million visitors

    Working together for Kyiv Zoo

    Zoo and Tierpark Berlin deliver feed and other items to the war zone

    Last year's visitor record broken again

    Berlin's Zoo, Aquarium and Tierpark Berlin welcomed more than 4.5 million visitors in 2015

    The baby elephant has a name

    The waiting is over - the baby elephant at the animal park has a name!

    Radio TEDDY is sponsoring the elephant baby

    Great news for a little stomper: the clumsy bull elephant at Tierpark Berlin now has a whole editorial team as his sponsor family! Radio TEDDY warmly welcomes the Asian…

    What’s that pricking there? Christmas tree feeding at Tierpark Berlin

    What a feast! At the turn of the year when the tinsel and baubles in Berlin living rooms are being swapped for the first heralds of spring, the Tierpark elephants enjoy…

    New Year’s Day Elephant Baby is a Boy

    On Sunday evening, the elephant offspring at the Tierpark presents another surprise: keeper Mario Hammerschmidt can hardly believe his eyes, but the supposed elephant…

    Healthy Elephant Baby born!

    Big New Year’s Surprise at Tierpark Berlin. After approx. 22 months of gestation time, the Asian elephant lady Kewa delivered her fifth baby.

    Adiós Elefante! – Elephant Family moves to Madrid

    The warm summer was a good taster for the four Asian elephants at Tierpark Berlin. Now it's time for Valentino, Nova, Cynthia and young bull Bogor take their long tip to…

    [Translate to English:] Schmalstreifenmungo mit Halloween-Kürbis im Zoo Berlin

    Roaring Halloween

    Invaders! And with a rather imposing, strikingly orange and terrifying air of confidence too! Slightly puzzled by the "visit", the meerkats scurry together with leader…

    Gerenuk Tayo Passes Away Unexpectedly

    The eight-month-old gerenuk Tayo unexpectedly died on the afternoon of 30 September 2015 in Tierpark Berlin. As shown by preliminary investigation results by the Leibniz…

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Commercial shots are not permitted.

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Holders of a valid press ID of a German or international journalists association are granted free entry into Tierpark Berlin.

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Press contact

Katharina Marie Sperling
Philine Hachmeister
Svenja Eisenbarth

Zoologischer Garten Berlin AG
Hardenbergplatz 8
10787 Berlin


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