Minsk Zoo, Minsk , Belarus
List of facts we found about Minsk Zoo
Mother-bison observes her newborn calf at the Minsk Zoo in Belarus. Photo courtesy: AFP. Sinchew-i 2007.08.
Minsk Zoo is located in a southeast part of Minsk near Svislach River.
The Minsk Zoo was established in 1984 by nature amateurs, which were employees of the Minsk Automobile Plant.
Minsk Zoo has good transport connections with other parts of Minsk. Underground station “Avtozavodskaya” is located at distance of 1.5 km from the entrance.
A ten-month-old tigress, Alisa, kept staff of the Minsk Zoo much on tenterhooks when they discovered in the morning that the cage of the young animal was empty.
Minsk Zoo with other districts of Minsk. Minsk Zoo works the year round! In summer - 10 a.m. - 9 p.m. In winter - 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Minsk Zoo to be substantially upgraded in the nearest time. The territory will be enlarged. In accordance to the project a new exotarium, big pool for sea animals and fish will be built.
Daily Minsk Zoo is visited by up to 4 000 people. The attendance is expected to increase after the reconstruction.