Barcelona Zoo | Description

EN: Timetable: http://www.zoobarcelona.cat/en/come-to-the-zoo/calendar-opening-hours/ Barcelona Zoo opened its doors at 1892. Since then its mission and objectives has grown and now we can see this evolution: Is home to 2,200 individuals from over 315 species in 13.5 hectares. Is visited every year by more than 1 million people. Has 33,000 family members of the Zoo Club, representing 100,000 people. Participates in numerous European and international endangered species awareness and conservation programmes. Promotes a programme of conservation and research grants and provides support to universities and researchers all over the world. Carries out conservation projects with autochthonous and allochthonous fauna in collaboration with other administrations and zoological organisations.