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BERLIN ZOO

 

It has been a home for hundreds of innocent animals and a place to visit for kids and adults to be face-to-face to the innocent nature. For over 150 years Berlin Zoo has been a centre of thrilling experience crowned as one of the largest Zoologischer gardens in the world. Not only it does serve to animals and quench human excitement, rather it has been a keen source of foreign exchange for the government and a preserver for the natural lives.

 

History of zoo

The building of zoo itself is a masterpiece that welcomed public in 1844 for the first time. The cages were designed by Peter Lenne and the Zoo was a home for thousands of animals. However, during World War, this zoo got highly affected and shattering of building entailed loads of life. Only a few hundred animal armies could survive out of huge thousands. But, this building was reconstructed and renovated and soon this green belt again went wet and wild with animals and tress.

 

Today, it is counted among one of the most famous tourist attractions of Berlin , nevertheless, it has been a core of adventure for young chaps. The elephant entrance itself is quiet symbolic and inviting that waves your path towards thousands of animals (1400-1500) roaming free, without being prisoner in cages.

 

Berlin zoo is stretched over a large area that provides apt inhabitation for animals. Its extensive collection, for which zoo is much known, resides over 400 acre (160 hectare) area of land. It witnesses near about 2.4 million visitors each year, crowning it to be the most visited Zoo of the continent-Europe.

 

Attractions

 

Undoubtedly star attractions of a zoo remain the animals that resides. Similarly, this zoo is also famous for its pandas and polar bear. Berlin zoo has been a home of many of bear species, but, Knut the polar bear is the newest shining star that was born on December 5, 2006. It has been a landmark in Berlin Zoo's history; as he is the first ever bear born in Zoo over 30 years.

 

Apart from polar bears and pandas there are many other things that may reveal some times of yours. Giraffe house is quiet dramatic that complements the giraffe's lifestyles. Being a building of 1905, this indo-Russian double block house is home to American bison on one side and Eurasian, the other side.

 

Even, the new hippopotamus house is quiet interesting to look at. Opened in 1997, it is the latest addition to the chains of the houses of hippopotamus. It is highly modernized and an apt example of modern architecture that is tech-lased and comfortable to the hippos residing over there.

 

Hence, for all people who are fond of nature and animals, Berlin zoo is a perfect place to be where it would serve to your anxious nerves and your entertainment instincts. It caters a perfect blend of nature and man made architects devoted to preserve the priceless beings that not only maintains a balance in the nature but also are important for human existence.

 

 

 





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