An entertaining place, the Kuwait zoo is also informative for its visitors with a collection of about 1800 variety of animals. Though it had to be put up with extensive damages during the Iraqi war, the zoo was made accessible to the public in 1993 after some renovations and the addition of a few more new collections of animals.
Location : Airport Rd, Omariya
Features : Spread over an area of 180,000 m2, the zoo is divided into: Animal section, Cultural center and life sciences division, Services and maintenance section, and Veterinary clinic. A vast diversity of animal, bird and reptile species is housed in the animal section. A mini train goes around the zoo offering a comfortable and fun filled ride to its passengers. The zoo also has in its confines about 3 restaurants.
Entrance fee : K.D. 0.500 (K.D. 0.250 for the train)
Visiting hours : Winter: 8:00a.m. – 8:00p.m. Summer: 8:00a.m. – 12:00 noon, 4:00p.m. – 8:00p.m. Entrance fee : K.D. 0.500 (K.D. 0.250 for the train)