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Visitor Information

The Zoological and Palaeontological Museum is open

Visits for groups of 6 or more persons are possible as of 9 March. An online registration is obligatory. Link

Guided tours on Sundays, workshops, birthday parties and film screenings have been cancelled until the end of April 2021.

We are active on  Facebook.

 

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
   
 
Opening Hours during Public Holidays
24th December* closed
Christmas (25th December) closed
Boxing Day (26th December)* closed
New Year’s Eve (31th December)* closed
New Year (1st January) closed
2nd 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 (1st May) closed
Confederation Day (1st August) closed
Knabenschiessen Monday closed
Federal Prayday (Sunday) 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
*if this day is a Monday, the museum is closed