Main entrance

Blijdorplaan 8
3041 JG Rotterdam
Today open until 18:00

Awards for Rotterdam Zoo

Rotterdam Zoo proudly received several awards in 2017.

Most beautiful zoo in Benelux

For the second year in succession, Rotterdam Zoo has been awarded as the Most Beautiful Zoo in Benelux by ZooSite, an independent zoo information website. In addition the birth of Penang, the tapir (8-2016), won the award for the Best Birth in an EAZA zoo.

Awards for the Poort of Asia and okapi enclosure

Our Poort of Asia restaurant has been nominated as the ‘Best zoo restaurant in Belgium and the Netherlands’ and our okapi enclosure as the ‘Most beautiful animal enclosure in the Netherlands’. This recognition by the Diamond Themepark Awards is a reflection of their appreciation of Blijdorp.