|Land area||11 hectares (27 acres)|
|No. of animals||3000+|
|No. of species||264|
|Annual visitors||1,161,388 (2008)[source?]|
The Copenhagen Zoo is a zoo in Copenhagen, Denmark. It was built by Niels Kjærbølling in 1859. It is one of the oldest zoos in Europe. 1,161,388 people visited the zoo in 2008. It is the most visited zoo in the world, and the fourth most visited place in Denmark. Its Elephant House was built by Norman Foster.
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- Visit Denmark: Zoo. Archived 2013-05-13 at the Wayback Machine Retrieved 10 November 2012.
- "Attraktionsstatistikken 2007 - top50" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 2012-04-24. Retrieved 2013-09-26.
- Zoo Tower at Structurae
- "Disease-plagued Tasmanian devils now endangered". Animal Planet.
- "BBC News - 'Surplus' giraffe put down at Copenhagen Zoo". BBC.co.uk. Retrieved 2014-02-10.