The Children's zoo was opened in 1955 as a place where visitors can interact with animals.
By watching, touching and feeling animals, people can learn more about them and the value of life.
It was remodeled on April 16, 2011
This is the first improvement of the new Kyoto City zoo plan settled on in November, 2009.
Preciousness of life, Relationships of life
●Visitors touche the animal, and know the preciousness of life.
●The visitor can learn about domestic animals and pets and people’s relationship with animals and history.
●It is possible for both children and adults to learn while enjoying by watching,touching and feeling.