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Blijdorplaan 8
3041 JG Rotterdam
Today open until 18:00

Activities & events

Times for: Animal feeding, Meet the Keeper and other activities

TIP:

Do you want to watch animals being fed or meet a keeper? Plan your route through our zoo? Download the Blijdorp-app. Choose the activities you would like to see and receive a notification when they are about to happen. You will receive news updates and you will be notified so you can be first to visit new born animals or the newest enclosures.

Daily:

10:30 and 15:45 Feeding the sealions
11:00, 13:30 & 15:00 Bird Flight Demonstration (April 1st, 2017 untill October, 28th. except Mondays)
from 11:00-15:00 Discover Amazonica: information guide
from 12:00-16:00 The Public Lab. information stand in the Oceanium
12:00 Feeding of arapaimas and other fish in Amazonica (except Tuesdays)
12:00 Feeding of the cownose rays (Oceanium)
13:30 Penguin feeding (Oceanium)
14:30 Pelican feeding (Asia)

Every Monday

13:10 Shark feeding presentation in the Shark Tunnel (Oceanium)

Every Tuesday

13:15 Meet our hyaena keeper (Africa)

Every Wednesday

12:00 Meet our vulture keeper (Africa)
13:10 Shark feeding presentation in the Shark Tunnel (Oceanium)
15:00 Amur leopard feeding (Asia)

Every Thursday

14:45 meet our lion keeper

Every Friday

13:10 Shark feeding  presentation in the Shark Tunnel (Oceanium)

Every Saturday

11:00 Meet our raccoon keeper (near restaurant the Lepelaar)
12:00 – 15:00 Face painting (Biotopia) – kids can be painted to look like their favourite animal (€2 – contribure to the Blijdorp Nature Conservation Fund)

Every Sunday

12:00 Feeding the piranhas (Amazonica)
12:00 Meet our vulture keeper (Africa)
12:00 – 15:00 Face painting (Biotopia) – kids can be painted to look like their favourite animal (€2 – contribure to the Blijdorp Nature Conservation Fund)
14:30 Meet our polar bear keeper (the Ice Cave in Arctica)
14:45  Feeding the lions
Meet the elephant keeper (time: see clock at the visitors platform outdoor elephant enclosure)

NB Animals are never totally predictable, so activities in this programme are subject to cancellation or change. The confirmed programme for the day is displayed on information boards by the zoo entrances.