Experience nature, culture and heritage at the oldest zoo in the Netherlands; ARTIS Amsterdam Royal Zoo.
Where nature, culture and heritage come together, right in the heart of Amsterdam. Artis boasts some of the most beautiful 19th century architecture in Amsterdam, of which the Aquarium is a fine example. Discover the stories nature has to tell you. See giraffes strolling with galloping zebras and kudus, marvel at the tropical fish in the historical Aquarium and study planets and stars in the Planetarium. Walk among butterflies and see lemurs up close. Artis Royal Zoo is also known as the Amsterdam zoo. It's a truly remarkable place where nature meets culture. Take a walk through the historic Birdhouse and observe the many birds that fly freely. Get your online ticket for the Artis Royal Zoo right here in two easy steps.