Discover the delights of Antwerp Zoo! This wonderful zoo, in the heart of the city, is the perfect place to venture into another world. The zoo was opened on 21 July 1843, and is the oldest zoo in Belgium. You can observe the animals all year round in as natural an environment as possible: from the great apes valley and the buffalo savannah to the reptile building, ice-cold frozen land and the impressive aquarium. With more than 450 animal species as well as various watering holes for humans too, you can easily spend a whole day here.