Elephant locations in Netherlands

43 locations has kept elephants in Netherlands
There is presently 46 (17,29) living elephants in locations in Netherlands (in this database)

Region: Netherlands is in this database included in europeOther regions
Location holdings:

43 locations has kept 137 elephants in Netherlands

(Database tables with collection of elephants further down on the page)

Elephants in locations46 (17,29) living91 (22,65) dead
Sex ratio and
Management:
 Male  17 / 46 
 37%
 Female  29 / 46 
 63%
 Free contact  9 / 46 
 20%
 Protected contact  35 / 46 
 76%
 No contact  1 / 46 
 2%
 Unknown contact  1 / 46 
 2%
 wild  0 / 46  0%


Recommended Citation

Koehl, Dan, Facts about elephants in Netherlands. Elephant Encyclopedia, (2021) available online retrieved at https://www.elephant.se/country.php?name=Netherlands.
(archived at the Wayback machine)

Internal relevant links

  • The elephant database startpage. Statistics
  • News about elephants in Netherlands (From the sister site Elephant News)

  • NameElephant collectionTypePlaceDistrictProvinceStateRegion
    Abraham Sever
    Kept totally 1 elephants
    , 0 present (0,0) 0 births0 relocated1 deathsprivate
    Albertus Seba
    Kept totally 0 elephants
    , 0 present (0,0) 0 births0 relocated0 deathsmuseumAmsterdam
    (map)
    Amersfoort Zoo
    Kept totally 22 elephants
    , 5 present (1,4) 7 births10 relocated7 deathszooAmersfoort
    (map)
    Utrecht
    Amsterdam Artis Zoo
    Kept totally 28 elephants
    , 4 present (1,3) 5 births9 relocated15 deathszooAmsterdam
    (map)
    Noord-Holland
    Arnhem Zoo (Burgers Zoo)
    Kept totally 12 elephants
    , 2 present (0,2) 0 births4 relocated6 deathszooSH Arnhem
    (map)
    Bartel Verhagen
    Kept totally 1 elephants
    , 0 present (0,0) 0 births1 relocated0 deathsprivateAmsterdam
    Beekse Bergen Safaripark
    Kept totally 19 elephants
    , 8 present (2,6) 2 births4 relocated7 deathszooHilvarenbeek
    (map)
    Blazer
    Kept totally 0 elephants
    , 0 present (0,0) 0 births0 relocated0 deathsdealerRotterdam
    Christ van Dijk
    Kept totally 9 elephants
    , 0 present (0,0) 0 births9 relocated0 deathsdealer
    Circus Alberto Althoff
    Kept totally 4 elephants
    , 0 present (0,0) 0 births4 relocated0 deathscircus
    Circus Carré
    Kept totally 1 elephants
    , 0 present (0,0) 0 births1 relocated0 deathscircus
    (map)
    Circus Moscou-Holiday
    Kept totally 2 elephants
    , 0 present (0,0) 0 births1 relocated1 deathscircus Breda
    Circus Royal
    Kept totally 1 elephants
    , 0 present (0,0) 0 births1 relocated0 deathscircus
    Circus Strassburger
    Kept totally 5 elephants
    , 0 present (0,0) 1 births3 relocated2 deathscircus
    Cornelis Jacobs van Groenevelt
    Kept totally 1 elephants
    , 0 present (0,0) 0 births0 relocated1 deathsprivateGroningen
    (map)
    Groningennortheastern Netherlands
    Dutch East India Company
    Kept totally 4 elephants
    , 0 present (0,0) 0 births4 relocated0 deathsdealerAmsterdam
    Dutch West India Company
    Kept totally 1 elephants
    , 0 present (0,0) 0 births1 relocated0 deathsdealerAmsterdam
    (map)
    E.A.G. van den Brink
    Kept totally 69 elephants
    , 0 present (0,0) 0 births69 relocated0 deathsdealerGelderland
    (map)
    Eindhoven Zoo
    Kept totally 9 elephants
    , 5 present (2,3) 2 births4 relocated0 deathszooMierlo
    (map)
    Emmen Zoo
    Kept totally 53 elephants
    , 11 present (8,3) 34 births28 relocated14 deathszooEmmen
    (map)
    Frederick Henry of Orange
    Kept totally 1 elephants
    , 0 present (0,0) 0 births1 relocated0 deathsprivate
    Ghent Museum of Zoology
    Kept totally 0 elephants
    , 0 present (0,0) 0 births0 relocated0 deathsmuseumGent
    (map)
    Groote museum
    Kept totally 0 elephants
    , 0 present (0,0) 0 births0 relocated0 deathsmuseumAmsterdam
    (map)
    Hague Zoo (Haagse Dierentuin)
    Kept totally 6 elephants
    , 0 present (0,0) 0 births3 relocated3 deathszooHague
    Herman Renz Jr
    Kept totally 3 elephants
    , 0 present (0,0) 0 births3 relocated0 deathscircus
    Het kleine Loo menagerie
    Kept totally 2 elephants
    , 0 present (0,0) 0 births2 relocated0 deathsprivateHaag
    (map)
    Het Oude Loo menagerie
    Kept totally 2 elephants
    , 0 present (0,0) 0 births2 relocated0 deathsprivateApeldoorn
    (map)
    International Zoo Services (John Rens)
    Kept totally 0 elephants
    , 0 present (0,0) 0 births0 relocated0 deathsdealer
    John Maurice of Orange
    Kept totally 2 elephants
    , 0 present (0,0) 0 births2 relocated0 deathsprivate
    (map)
    Menagerie van Aken
    Kept totally 1 elephants
    , 0 present (0,0) 0 births1 relocated0 deathscircus
    Mouth of the Scheldt estuary
    Kept totally 1 elephants
    , 0 present (0,0) 0 births0 relocated1 deathsexcavation siteMiddelburgZeeland
    Naturalis Biodiversity Center
    Kept totally 0 elephants
    , 0 present (0,0) 0 births0 relocated0 deathsmuseumLeidenSouth Holland
    Nieuwburg Prinsenhof royal menagerie
    Kept totally 1 elephants
    , 0 present (0,0) 0 births1 relocated0 deathszooThe Haag
    (map)
    Rhenen Zoo
    Kept totally 23 elephants
    , 4 present (1,3) 2 births10 relocated9 deathszooAV Rhenen
    (map)
    Utrecht
    Rotterdam Natural History Museum
    Kept totally 0 elephants
    , 0 present (0,0) 0 births0 relocated0 deathsmuseumRotterdam
    (map)
    Rotterdam Zoo (Diergaarde Blijdorp)
    Kept totally 56 elephants
    , 7 present (2,5) 18 births29 relocated20 deathszooAM Rotterdam
    (map)
    Soest Zoo
    Kept totally 35 elephants
    , 0 present (0,0) 0 births34 relocated1 deathszooSoest
    (map)
    Utrecht
    The White Elephant menagerie
    Kept totally 0 elephants
    , 0 present (0,0) 0 births0 relocated0 deathszoo
    Tilburg Zoo
    Kept totally 9 elephants
    , 0 present (0,0) 0 births7 relocated2 deathszooTilburg
    Toni Boltini
    Kept totally 2 elephants
    , 0 present (0,0) 0 births2 relocated0 deathscircus
    Voetboogdoelen (De Doelen)
    Kept totally 0 elephants
    , 0 present (0,0) 0 births0 relocated0 deathszooAmsterdam
    (map)
    Wassenaar Zoo
    Kept totally 3 elephants
    , 0 present (0,0) 0 births2 relocated1 deathszooWassenaar
    (map)
    Wildlands Adventure Zoo Emmen
    Kept totally 0 elephants
    , 0 present (0,0) 0 births0 relocated0 deathszooEmmen
    (map)



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