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Visitor information

Opening hours

Tuesday - sunday: 10 AM to 4 PM

Monday: closed

Speciel opening hours - Holidays 2018

24th, 25th, 31th of December: closed

1st of January: closed

Monday 2th of April: closed

Monday 21th of May: closed

Week 7 (including monday): open

Thursday 29th of March: open

Friday 30th of March: open

Friday 27th of April: open

Thursday 10th of May: open

Tuesday 5th of June: open

Week 42 (including monday): open

How to get here


Public transport

Zoological Museum
Universitetsparken 15
DK-2100 København Ø

Phone: +45 35 32 22 22

Bus lines:

8A, 42, 43, 184, 185, and 150S stop near

the Zoological Museum. 

Plan your journey on this website:

Admission prices

Adult: DKK 95

Child (3-16 yrs): DKK 50 

Student: DKK50 (with studentID)

Joint ticket
Your ticket will give you easy access to two museum experiences. A ticket bought at the Zoological Museum can also be used on the same day at the Geological Museum (and vice versa).

The joint ticket feature is valid for one day only.

The ticket is valid for one day. 

Season ticket

Season ticket DUO

Adult: DKK 210

Child: DKK 120 

Adult incl. guest: DKK 350

Child incl. guest: DKK 250 

The season ticket is also valid at the Geological Museum and for special exhibitions.

Schools and institutions

On weekdays only, the charge is DKK 15 per pupil on a school visit. Free admission for accompanying teaching staff. Valid with or without educational programme.

Changed parking conditions

Due to the construction of the Niels Bohr building, the parking lot at Jagtvej has been shut down. There are a limited number of parking spaces available in the University Park in front of the Zoological Museum and the August Krogh building available to personnel with a valid university parking permit.

Visitors to the Zoological Museum can obtain a guest parking permit in the museum shop. Note : Remember to set your parking disc before obtaining the permit. Furthermore, there are  municipal pay-to-use parking possibilities in the side streets around Rådmandsgade and at Nørre Allé and Jagtvej.

Note: From the 18th of May to the 27th of May the parking conditions will be limited due to Copenhagen University Spring Festival. 

Café and lunchroom at the Zoological Museum

The café is temporarily closed.

At the Zoological Museum you will find a lunchroom where you are more than welcome to bring your own food and drinks.