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Visitor Information

The Zoological and Palaeontological Museum is open

To visit the museum all visitors aged 16 and older must provide proof of a Covid-19 vaccination or recovery from the Covid-19 disease together with an official photo ID. In addition for persons 12 years and older it is compulsory to wear a mask. 

Visits for groups of 6 or more persons are possible, but an online registration is obligatory. Link

Check our calendar to find out what events have been planned to take place in the museum. Link

Birthday parties and guided tours for school classes and groups can be booked again.
Please contact us for more information

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Address Contact
Zoological Museum Tel: +41 44 634 38 38
of the University of Zurich Fax: +41 44 634 38 39
Karl-Schmid-Strasse 4 info@zm.uzh.ch
CH-8006 Zurich How to find us
   
Free entrance The museum is wheelchair accessible
ATTENTION: Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult
   
Regular opening hours
Tuesday - Sunday 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
 
Opening hours during Public Holidays
24 December closed
Christmas (25 December) closed
Boxing Day (26 December) closed
New Year’s Eve (31 December) closed
New Year (1 January) closed
2 January clsoed

Holy Thursday
Good Friday
Easter Saturday
Easter Sunday

Easter Monday

10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

closed

Sechseläuten Monday closed
Ascension Day 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Pentecost Saturday
Pentecost Sunday
Whit Monday
10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
closed
International Worker’s Day (1 May) closed
Confederation Day (1 August) closed
Knabenschiessen Monday closed
Federal Prayday (Sunday) 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.