Ueno Zoo

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  • Address: 9-83 Uenokoen, Taito, Tokyo 110-0007, Japan
  • Timings: 09:30 am - 05:00 pm Details
  • Ticket Price: 600 JPY
  • Time Required: 03:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Zoo, Family And Kids

Spanning across a wide land of about 14.3 hectares, the Ueno Zoo opened in 1882 as Japan’s first zoo and is nestled beautifully in the Ueno Park which is also home to various museums and shrines. Witness a varying range of animals in close to their natural habitats and explore the 63 different sections at the zoo while you visit the Ueno Park. Some parts of the zoo include The Children’s Zoo, Gorilla and Tiger’s Forest, Birdhouse, Animals of Africa and various others. From penguins and flamingos to turtles and crocodiles, the zoo is home to over 500 different animals.

Ueno Zoo Travel Tips

  • Last entry is one hour before closing time.
  • Closing timings may differ during summer months.
  • Parking lots are not available on-site but can be found nearby.
  • Wheelchairs are available.

Entrance Ticket Details For Ueno Zoo

  • Adults (16-64): 600 yen
  • Seniors (65+): 300 yen
  • Students (13-15): 200 yen
  • Children (0-12): Free

How to Reach Ueno Zoo

  • Trains can be taken from Nezu Station or Uguisudani Station.
  • Take a taxi or rental to the location.

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  • Ueno Zoo Address: 9-83 Uenokoen, Taito, Tokyo 110-0007, Japan
  • Ueno Zoo Timing: 09:30 am - 05:00 pm
  • Ueno Zoo Price: 600 JPY
  • Time required to visit Ueno Zoo: 03:00 Hrs
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  • 6.39% of people who visit Tokyo include Ueno Zoo in their plan

  • 49.35% of people start their Ueno Zoo visit around 11 AM - 12 PM

  • People usually take around 3 Hrs to see Ueno Zoo

Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday

86.89% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Ueno Zoo

People normally club together Hermes Boutique At Nihonbashi Mitsukoshi and Takeshita Street while planning their visit to Ueno Zoo.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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  • how much does the zoo cost in Canadian money

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  • Can you buy your ticket in advance online for Ueno zoo ?

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    • I do not think the Ueno Zoo tickets can be bought in advance, but I would suggest calling the zoo administration on  81-3-3828-5171 to confirm. 

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