Best Zoos in Amsterdam

Local Recommendations from our My Guide Amsterdam team

Amsterdam is home to some fantastic zoos that offer a unique opportunity to experience a variety of wildlife up close. From the historic Artis Royal Zoo, which dates back to 1838 and houses over 900 species of animals, to the family-friendly Amsterdamse Bos, there are plenty of options for animal lovers to explore. The Natura Artis Magistra is a must-visit with its beautiful park-like setting and diverse collection of animals. Whether you're interested in exotic creatures or local wildlife, Amsterdam's zoos have something for everyone to enjoy while exploring the city.