Elephants at zoo locations in germany

52 zoo locations has kept elephants in germany

There is presently 137 (31,104) living elephants in zoo locations in germany (in this database)

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

52 zoo location has kept 458 elephants in germany

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

Elephants in zoo locations137 (31,104) living321 (67,245) dead
Sex ratio and
Management:
 Male  31 / 137 
 23%
 Female  104 / 137 
 76%
 Free contact  83 / 137 
 61%
 Protected contact  43 / 137 
 31%
 No contact  0 / 137  0%
 Unknown contact  10 / 137 
 7%
 wild  0 / 137  0%

The first elephant arriving in Germany was Charlemagnes elephant Abul-Abbas, arriving in Aachen in 802. The second elephant in Germany is refered to as The Cremona elephant arriving in 1229.

Today Germany has elephants on more circuses than in Zoos.

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NameElephant collectionTypePlaceRegion
Aachen Zoo (Aachen Zoologischer Garten)
Kept totally 1 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births0 relocated1 deathszooAachen
Augsburg Zoo
Kept totally 13 elephants
, 2 present (0,2)0 births5 relocated6 deathszooAugsburg
Berlin Zoo
Kept totally 72 elephants
, 6 present (1,5)8 births12 relocated54 deathszooBerlin
Berlin-Friedrichsfelde Tierpark
Kept totally 42 elephants
, 10 present (1,9)19 births20 relocated12 deathszooBerlin
Bremen Zoo (Bremer Tierpark)
Kept totally 0 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births0 relocated0 deathszooBremenBremen-Oberneuland
Brunkensen Kinderzoo
Kept totally 1 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births1 relocated0 deathszooAlfeld
Carl Hagenbecks Tierpark (Neue Pferdemarkt)
Kept totally 26 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births25 relocated1 deathszooHamburg
Carl Hagenbecks Tierpark (Stellingen)
Kept totally 148 elephants
, 8 present (1,7)21 births121 relocated19 deathszooHamburg
Chemnitz Zoo
Kept totally 3 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births3 relocated0 deathszooChemnitzSaxony (Sachsen)
Chiccoland Zoo (Wille-Kinderzoo)
Kept totally 5 elephants
, 3 present (1,2)0 births2 relocated0 deathszooD├╝rrwangen-HaslachBavaria
Cologne Zoo (Zoo K├Âln)
Kept totally 34 elephants
, 16 present (5,10)12 births10 relocated8 deathszooK├Âln
Cottbus Zoo
Kept totally 3 elephants
, 2 present (0,2)0 births1 relocated0 deathszooCottbus
Dresden Zoo
Kept totally 24 elephants
, 4 present (1,3)1 births3 relocated17 deathszooDresden
Duisburg Zoo
Kept totally 14 elephants
, 3 present (0,3)0 births4 relocated7 deathszooDuisburg
Dusseldorf Zoo (Zoologischen Garten Dusseldorf)
Kept totally 3 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births1 relocated2 deathszooDusseldorf
Erfurt Zoo
Kept totally 16 elephants
, 4 present (1,3)0 births3 relocated9 deathszooErfurt
Frankfurt Zoo
Kept totally 15 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births5 relocated10 deathszooFrankfurt am Main
Gelsenkirchen Zoo
Kept totally 0 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births0 relocated0 deathszooGelsenkirchen
Gr├Âmitz Zoo (Zoo Arche Noah)
Kept totally 2 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births2 relocated0 deathszooGr├Âmitz
Halle Zoo
Kept totally 21 elephants
, 5 present (2,3)4 births7 relocated9 deathszooHalle
Hamburg Natural History Museum (Naturhistorisches Museum zu Hamburg)
Kept totally 1 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births0 relocated1 deathszooHamburg
Hamburg Zoo (Zoologischer Garten Hamburg)
Kept totally 1 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births0 relocated1 deathszooHamburg
Hannover Zoo
Kept totally 87 elephants
, 6 present (0,6)35 births61 relocated20 deathszooHannover
Heidelberg Zoo
Kept totally 11 elephants
, 3 present (3,0)0 births4 relocated4 deathszooHeidelberg
Hodenhagen Serengeti-Park
Kept totally 17 elephants
, 6 present (2,4)3 births10 relocated1 deathszooHodenhagen
Jaderberg Zoo (Tier- und Freizeitpark Jaderberg)
Kept totally 1 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births1 relocated0 deathszooJaderberg
Karlsruhe Zoo
Kept totally 14 elephants
, 3 present (0,3)0 births2 relocated9 deathszooKarlsruhe
Krefeld Zoo
Kept totally 8 elephants
, 2 present (0,2)1 births3 relocated3 deathszooKrefeld
Kronberg Zoo
Kept totally 12 elephants
, 3 present (1,2)2 births1 relocated8 deathszooKronberg
Leipzig Zoo
Kept totally 55 elephants
, 7 present (1,6)6 births22 relocated26 deathszooLeipzig
Logabirum Zoo (Onkel-Heini)
Kept totally 1 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births1 relocated0 deathszooLeer
Magdeburg Zoo
Kept totally 13 elephants
, 5 present (4,1)0 births3 relocated5 deathszooMagdeburg
Memleben Zoo (Erlebnistierpark Memleben)
Kept totally 2 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births1 relocated1 deathszooMemleben, Sachsen-Anhalt
Munich Zoo (Munchner Tierpark Hellabrunn)
Kept totally 45 elephants
, 5 present (2,3)13 births13 relocated27 deathszooMunich
Munster Zoo (Allwetterzoo Munster)
Kept totally 25 elephants
, 6 present (1,5)2 births13 relocated6 deathszooMünster
Neunkirchen Zoo
Kept totally 6 elephants
, 2 present (0,2)0 births0 relocated4 deathszooNeunkirchen
Neuwied Zoo
Kept totally 0 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births0 relocated0 deathszooNeuwied
Nuremberg Zoo (Tiergarten N├╝rnberg)
Kept totally 21 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births10 relocated11 deathszooN├╝rnberg
Osnabruck Zoo
Kept totally 20 elephants
, 4 present (2,2)1 births13 relocated3 deathszooOsnabr├╝ck
Rostock Zoo
Kept totally 18 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births7 relocated11 deathszooRostock
Ruhr Zoo, Gelsenkirchen
Kept totally 12 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)1 births9 relocated3 deathszooGelsenkirchen
Saarbr├╝cken Zoo
Kept totally 3 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births2 relocated1 deathszooSaarbr├╝ckenSaarland
Safariland Gro├č-Gerau
Kept totally 2 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births2 relocated0 deathszooFrankfurt
Schloss Etelsen Tierpark
Kept totally 1 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births0 relocated1 deathszooLangwedel, Verden, Niedersachsen
Straubing Zoo (Tiergarten Straubing)
Kept totally 2 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births0 relocated2 deathszooStraubing
Stukenbrock Safaripark
Kept totally 13 elephants
, 4 present (0,4)0 births3 relocated6 deathszooStukenbrock
Stuttgart Wilhelma Zoo
Kept totally 10 elephants
, 2 present (0,2)0 births4 relocated4 deathszooStuttgart - Bad Cannstatt
Tierpark Str├Âhen
Kept totally 8 elephants
, 3 present (0,3)0 births3 relocated2 deathszooStr├Âhen
Tuddern safari park (L├Âwensafari T├╝ddern)
Kept totally 4 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births4 relocated0 deathszooHeinsberg
Waltersdorf Zoo (Tier-Erlebnispark Waltersdorf)
Kept totally 6 elephants
, 6 present (0,6)0 births0 relocated0 deathszooSch├Ânefeld
Wingst Baby Zoo (Zoo in der Wingst)
Kept totally 6 elephants
, 0 present (0,0)0 births6 relocated0 deathszooWingst
Wuppertal Zoo
Kept totally 26 elephants
, 7 present (2,4)12 births13 relocated6 deathszooWuppertal
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