The Kuwait zoo is not only an entertaining but also an informative place for the visitors with a collection of 1800 animal species. Though it endured considerable damages during the Iraqi war, the zoo was made accessible to the public in 1993 after minor renovations and seldom of new animal species in addition to the existing ones.
Features: Spread over an area of 180,000 m2, it is divided as per its necessity such as Animal section, Cultural center and Life sciences division, Services & maintenance section, and Veterinary clinic. A vast diversity of animal, bird and reptile species is housed in the animal section. A mini train safari offering a comfortable and fun-filled ride to its passengers is available. The zoo comprises 3 restaurants within its premises.
Winter: 8:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Summer: 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon, 4:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Entrance fee: K.D. 0.500 (K.D. 0.250 for the train)