The Haus des Meeres Aqua Terra Zoo is a non-profit, private company, without any financial support or government subsidies. All expenses are covered by entrance fees or the income from the cafes, the shop and our events. We would like to thank you for your contribution and wish you a lot of fun!
During vacation periods, on public holidays and on weekends there may be longer waiting times, especially in the morning, also for online tickets due to the high number of visitors. We also ask you to take advantage of our opening hours in the afternoon, daily until 8pm.
From 13.06.2023, zoo admission tickets can only be booked in the webshop with time slots.
With your online tickets, you will continue to enjoy the advantage of the Fast Lane and can come directly to our gate. Online tickets can be booked 2 months in advance.
Online tickets already purchased (without a time slot) remain valid and retain access to the Fast Lane.
Child (available online) 6–15 years Children under the age of 14 must be accompanied by an adult.
Small child (available online) 3–5 years Children up to 3 have free entry
Senior Upon presentation of a pensioner's card or from the age of 64 Ticket valid: Mon–Fri, excluding public holidays
Student Up to the age of 27, upon presentation of ID Ticket valid: Mon–Fri, excluding public holidays
Persons with disabilities Upon presentation of an ID at cash desk On busy days, you can make use of our fast lane together with a registered companion upon presentation of ID. Unregistered accompanying persons need an online ticket to avail of the fast lane!
Adult evening ticket Mon–Fri (only on workdays) from 5.30 p.m., only to be purchased on day of visit from 5.30 pm at the cash desk, not returnable
Annual ticket adult VALID MONDAY TO FRIDAY Your annual ticket gives you a 25% discount during weekends.
Annual ticket child 3–15 years VALID MONDAY TO FRIDAY Your annual ticket gives you a 25% discount during weekends.
Ticket office closing time & last entry: 7.30 p.m. The following applies to groups in general/school groups/classes: For every 10 paying schoolchildren/persons, one accompanying person has free entry to the Haus des Meeres.
Special senior discount on Mondays and Tuesdays. Groups of 15 seniors or more receive an additional 20% off the reduced rate! These discounted tickets can currently only be purchased at the ticket office and not online.
Wheelchair users: One accompanying person per wheelchair user has free entry to the Haus des Meeres. You can reach each floor by elevator.
Please note that due to safety regulations only 6 wheelchair users are allowed in the house at the same time.