Giza Zoo

Giza Zoo builds new house for South African giraffes in exchange for hippo, rams

Mon, 12 Oct 2020 - 12:29 GMT

Giza Zoo has finished preparing a new house for three young giraffes soon to arrive from South Africa, according to a Monday statement by the zoo.

Egypt’s zoos re-open after long hiatus

Tue, 25 Aug 2020 - 08:56 GMT

All zoos across Egypt opened their doors Monday to receive visitors after a 6-month closure due to COVID-19 spread.

Egypt’s min. of agriculture, tourism & antiquities launch virtual tour at Zoological Museum

Mon, 20 Apr 2020 - 02:28 GMT

The museum is the first museum to be established in Egypt and the Middle East in 1906.

In pics: Tea, vitamins, blankets for Giza Zoo animals to face cold weather

Thu, 26 Dec 2019 - 06:53 GMT

These measures include providing the animals with more processed food, sugar and fodder with high protein value that helps with heating.

Agriculture Min. to import elephant, 4 sea lions for Giza Zoo

Tue, 12 Nov 2019 - 10:15 GMT

This including two for Giza Zoo and two for Alexandria Zoo from China, in cooperation with the Zimbabwean Embassy in Cairo.

3 giraffes, 2 zebras to be in Giza Zoo within 90 days

Tue, 05 Nov 2019 - 10:28 GMT

Giza Zoo Head stressed that the importation process will take place in accordance with the requirement of the General Authority.

Giza Zoo welcomes newborn hippo, kudu, Arabian oryx

Mon, 21 Oct 2019 - 11:30 GMT

Giza Zoo welcomed a number of newborn animals including hippopotamus, Kudu, and Arabian Oryx.

In pics: Giza Zoo prepares for Eid al-Adha visitors

Sun, 11 Aug 2019 - 07:00 GMT

Giza Zoo is one of the most common places in which families choose to spend their time during Eid.

National parks, gardens prepared ahead of Sham el-Nessim celebrations

Sun, 28 Apr 2019 - 10:57 GMT

Thousands of Egyptians head to national parks and gardens across the country to celebrate the Pharaonic festival of Sham el-Nessim.

Giza Zoo: Zizi, the white rhino, dies at 54 years of age

Mon, 25 Mar 2019 - 02:40 GMT

“Zizi, the rhino, arrived at Giza Zoo on October 22, 1983. White rhinos usually live to about 35 - 50 years of age.

In pics: Giza Zoo launches immunization campaign for animals

Sat, 29 Dec 2018 - 10:35 GMT

Egypt’s Giza Zoo launched an Immunization campaign for animals on Friday, December 28.

Egypt issues 'White Cards' to guarantee rights of disabled

Sun, 16 Dec 2018 - 11:54 GMT

The White Card would grant disabled people many benefits including reduction or exemption from study expenses, reduction in transportation fare, and free treatment in government hospitals.

NCW monitors 15 harassment cases at Giza Zoo on 2nd day of Eid

Thu, 23 Aug 2018 - 10:33 GMT

The National Council for Women (NCW) announced Thursday that it managed to monitor 15 sexual harassment cases at the Giza Zoo.

Parks receive Egyptians to celebrate Eid El-Adha

Tue, 21 Aug 2018 - 01:04 GMT

Egyptians go to public parks, like Fostat Park and Giza Zoo, as well as museums to celebrate Eid.

Giza zoo to welcome baby giraffe ‘Sawsan’ within days

Fri, 20 Jul 2018 - 10:09 GMT

Giza Zoo is in full preparation to receive a newborn giraffe in the coming days, giving her the name “Sawsan” in advance.

Giza Zoo to open for free on governorate’s National Day

Sat, 31 Mar 2018 - 08:56 GMT

Giza Zoo will open to visitors for free on Saturday, which will be the national day of Giza governorate.

Giza Zoo hosts Kangaroos for the first time ever

Tue, 23 Jan 2018 - 10:48 GMT

Red Kangaroo with Joey in Linton Zoo – CC via Flickr/Mrs Airwolfhound

Full story of smuggled bedroom suite of King Farouk I

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 - 02:49 GMT

Egypt Today presents the full story behind the smuggled bedroom suite of King Farouk I

9 things to know about Giza Zoo, plans to develop it

Tue, 03 Oct 2017 - 12:00 GMT

Giza Zoo is the biggest animal park in the Middle East. Egyptians love to visit the beautiful zoo during holidays. Here are nine things to know about Giza Zo

In pics: Zoo is prepared to receive visitors in Eid Al Adha

Thu, 31 Aug 2017 - 08:00 GMT

The Environmental Education and Awareness Center in the zoo has been prepared for holding lectures with data shows.