Planckendael Zoo

Planckendael Zoo

-An animal park with a good selection of animals from all over the world and play structures scattered all around; great for younger kids!
-Also a bigger playground near the main entrance with a section for toddlers
-A water area with a ship for kids to play
-The park is organized by continent
-Each continent has a specific route to follow now
-Get a free map at the main entrance (last pic)
-Only outdoor spaces are open for now
-Restaurants: for now only Toepaja, the restaurant in Asia, is open offering burgers, nuggets, pasta bolognese, sandwiches and snacks
-You can rent a pushchair for kids younger than 3 years old for EUR 3 (and EUR 10 deposit)
-You can rent a wagon for kids 3-11 years old for EUR 6 (and EUR 10 deposit)
-You can rent a wheelchair for free (reservation mandatory)
-Parking: EUR 9 (you need to pay at the entrance of the zoo before you leave, there are also two more points where you can pay closer to the parking)
-Tickets: for kids <3 years old free, for kids 3-11 years old EUR 25, for kids 12-17 years old EUR 29, for adults EUR 31
-You can book tickets here:
https://www.zooplanckendael.be/en/1-day-tickets/
-Family membership at EUR 198 and you get refunded the day ticket cost, if you upgrade to a membership within 5 days
-Stroller friendly, wheelchair friendly (except for the Tree Top Trail and the African Village)
-Dogs are not allowed
-Seven toilet blocks scattered around the zoo (all wheelchair accessible and with baby changing tables)
-Just 25 minutes drive from Schuman, Brussels
(easily accessible by train in about 1 hour 10 minutes)

Planckendael Zoo
(link to Parking 1, closest to the main entrance)
Leuvensesteenweg 582, 2812 Mechelen
https://goo.gl/maps/ttfRnmiDoo2YxSoj7