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Night of the Zoos - saving wild animals - 2018/08/31

  • Date: -
  • Location: H-1146 Budapest, Állatkerti körút 6-12. (Budapest Zoo & Botanical Garden)
  • Project acronym: ZOO4NAT / Slovakian and Hungarian Zoos for the Conservation of Native Fauna along the border regions
  • Project registration number: SKHU/1601/1.1/051
  • Website:
  • Event organized by: Budapest Zoo & Botanical Garden
  • Contact person: Sándor István
  • Phone number: +36 20 337 6880
  • E-mail address:
  • Language of event: Hungarian
  • Interpretation: no
  • Registration is needed: no

A SPECTACULAR EVENING AT BUDAPEST ZOO. On 31st of August, the last Friday of this summer, Budapest Zoo & Botanical Garden welcomes the visitors with unique evening programs, on the occasion of the VII. Night of the Zoos.


The procedure of wild animal saving can be learnt, we can get to know what is harmful for these animals and what can we do to prevent accidents, we can see possibilities of curing and healing injured animals and can meet the animals themselves on the spot.

The exciting programs are held between 7pm and midnight, with entry possible until 11pm. There will be splendid sea lion show in the floodlit pool, elephant training at the historical Pachyderm's house, evening rendezvous with a cute sugar glider and a handsome bearded dragon, colorful sunset at Butterfly Garden, various animal feeding programs, fire jugglers, ice-sculpture show, sand and paint animation, as well as projection mapping. At the Once-Upon-A-Time Castle, the Zoo's new family park, guests can enjoy the rides of funfair zone, including the 110-year-old historical carousel, various activities of the Craftsmen's Yard, and the fabulous adventures in the Fairy Tale Palace.