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 ArRiyadh Zoo
 ( Published On Saturday 8 October 2011, 11 Dhu Alqadah 1432, Time: 16:10)

ArRiyadh City Web Site - ArRiyadh Zoo

zooThe ArRiyadh Zoo is a recreational place for all residents and visitors. It is one of the most popular leisure facilities in Riyadh. The Zoo, first formed in 1957, was originally a small scale affair, consisting animals presented as gift to the first three kings of the kingdom.

 

The existence of the park in the city center as is the case for zoos in many cities (such as London, Berlin, Zurich ... etc.) make them enjoy all the city services available, such as lighting, water and sanitation as well as easy access.

 

Rennovation and re-development of the Zoo

In line with the government's plan good attention Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah bin Abdul Aziz Al-Saud may God keep him working to find an outlet for citizens appointed to eliminate their leisure time and the guidance of His Royal Highness Prince Salman Bin Abdul Aziz Al-Saud, the Emir of Riyadh region has been the renovation and development of the zoo in Riyadh On its old has been opened to the public on Sunday, 22 Rajab 1407 H.

 

Location:

The park is located in the Malaz area, east of Al-Ahsa Street and North Street Musab bin Amir.

 

Total area: 161,000 Sq. Mtrs

 

Mandarin-Duck

 

Ticket prices

v      Adults SR10

v      Kids SR5

v      School trips SR2

 

v      The price to ride train is SR2

 

 

Website Address: www.zoo.com.sa

 

 

Interesting Facts:

 

Titles

Numbers

Green Spaces

41,970 m²

Ground Covering

308 sq. m

Basins Flowers

2,533

Palm

187

Trees

1,359

Shrubs

1,100

 

 

 

 

Chimpanzee

 

Giraffe

 

 

Asiatic-Elephant

 

 

Oryx-Beisa

 

 

 

Facilities available for the Visitors

v      Restaurant

v      Rest room for men and women

v      Parking to accommodate approximately 500 cars

v      Tea Kiosk, shops selling gifts and snacks

v      Toilets for men and women

v      Children playgrounds

v      Train

 

 

Animals Photo Gallery

http://www.zoo.com.sa/riyadhzoo/Gallery.aspx

 

 

ArRiyadh Zoo Timings:

 

Days

Morning
(8:30 am to 12:00 pm)

Evening
(1:00 pm till Maghrib Prayer)

Saturday

Closed for maintenance

Closed for maintenance

Sunday

School Boys

Men

Monday

School Girls

Ladies

Tuesday

School Boys

Families

Wednesday

School Girls

Families

Thursday

From 9:00 am to Maghrib Prayer

Friday

After Jummah to Maghrib Prayer

 

For Reservation:

You can do online reservation by visiting this webpage:

http://www.zoo.com.sa/riyadhzoo/PlanVisit.aspx

 

 

Zoo Interactive Map:

To view online Zoo Interactive map, click on this link:

http://www.zoo.com.sa/riyadhzoo/map/zoo_mapF-ara.swf

 

 

 

ArRiyadh Zoo Postal Address and Contact:

ArRiyadh Zoo

Riyadh (Malaz - Ihssa Street)

P.O Box: 27055

Postal Code: 11417

KSA

 

Phone: +966 1 4779523

Fax: +966 1 4793968

E-Mail: info@zoo.com.sa

 

 

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