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Since 13 years, La Barben Zoo and its association Ecofaune support many programs to protect animals in the wilkd. In order to make you discover these actions, our team is mobilized and gives you an appointment Sunday, March 25th! On the agenda of this special day:...

Following the arrival of two "Sri Lankan Panthers" in 2017, we are pleased to support, through our association Ecofaune, a conservation program for this subspecies. It is necessary to act, because on this island, remain less than 800 individuals ...

Winter is also an intense season for the educational team, working behind the scenes to develop a new season of entertainment. Thus, from Sunday, March 25 will be proposed a new concept of "conservation day", to make you discover different projects of conservation of animals in...

Winter is not a quiet season at the zoo! Thus, our technical teams are working intensively on the development of two new spaces: - Macaques Rock, in place of the former Tiger Park, to welcome a group of crab-eating macaques. - the Deer Forest, on the wooded...

[vc_video link='https://youtu.be/SvoKXTsgOjM'] November 1, 2017, was born Matombu, thirtieth girafon born in the zoo of La Barben! This is the first child of Hadiza, a 7 year old female. As you can see, among giraffes, the farrowing is impressive because it is standing up: the calf undergoes a...

Since a few weeks, our 2 maned wolves discover their new space, specially designed to meet their needs! You will certainly be charmed by the elegance of this canine native of the South American meadows ...

A second calf is born on July, 1st ! This tall female (1.75m at birth !) is born after a gestation period of 14 months, and was awake less than one hour after birth !...

In July and August, the zoo is open everyday from 9:30 to 19:00. For your compfort, we advice you to viist us preferentially at the beginning or at the end of the day, so as to benefit of the coolness, and to observe more active animals...