Editor:  De Redactie • Publication:  01 January 2018



Artis Royal Zoo

In the middle of the city you will find Artis Royal Zoo, the oldest Zoo in the Netherlands and one of the city’s most popular tourist attractions. The zoo was founded in 1838 and features an aquarium, planetarium, a zoological museum and the world’s only microscopic life exhibit. Book your tickets now and enjoy Artis, the Royal Zoo in Amsterdam.

The garden of Amsterdam

Artis Royal Zoo isn’t just a zoo. They like to be known as the garden of Amsterdam. The Amsterdam Royal Zoo usually goes by the name ARTIS, officially Natura Artis Magistra. It is located in the east of the city, near the botanical gardens, the Dutch Resistance Museum and the Tropenmuseum. Just as everything in the city, you can reach the zoo by bike, tram or a medium length walk from the city center.

Pay a visit to the spectacular Amsterdam Zoo!

Artis is home to 700 different animals and 200 trees and plants. Enjoy a stroll through the most beautiful plants in the city whilst looking at giraffes, orangutans, alpacas, zebra’s and elephants. Cold and rainy outside? No problem! You can visit the butterfly garden and the aquarium. The latter is full of exotic marine life and an exhibition of the city’s relationship with water.

Besides that, Artis has a planetarium. Here they will take you on an exciting journey into outer space! The ARTIS Royal Zoo in Amsterdam is a unique and unforgettable experience that is sure to be cherished by children and adults alike!

Get tickets for the ARTIS Royal Zoo online!

You can book a visit to the ARTIS Royal Zoo quickly and easily through our website by clicking the “ticket” button on the right. Get ready for a fantastic trip during your visit to Amsterdam. Don’t miss out on this great opportunity and book tickets for the ARTIS Royal Zoo right now!

In the neighbouhood


Artis Royal Zoo
Plantage Kerklaan 38-40, Amsterdam


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