Minsk Zoo is situated in the south-east part of Minsk in floodplain of the river Svisloch. According to the order of Minsk City Council of 2 March 2001, the territory with total area 42 hectares in frameworks of the streets Uborevicha, Tashkentskaya, Golodeda and Mashinostroiteley was allocated for the Minsk Zoo. From the southern part this area is bordered with large urban district 'Chizhovka', from the north this territory is limited by industrial zone of Minsk Automobile Plant, in western direction – by Chizhovskoye water reservoir with recreation zone for the inhabitants of 'Chizhovka'.
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. There are 5 bus routes and 3 trolley-bus routes connecting Minsk Zoo with other districts of Minsk.
Minsk Zoo works the year round!
In summer - 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.
In winter - 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.