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Bear in mind . . .

The park is opened as usual and we’d love to see you. The health of our guests and staff is important to. At the time being there is a larger amount of guests in the park before lunch. To avoid crowding, please consider visiting us in the afternoon.The public feedings are cancelled for now. Read more here.

Park map

Have a look at our park map before your visit.

Dogs and pets

We love them too, but not in the park. For the safety and health of our animals, we can’t let you bring pets inside.

Don’t feed our animals

The animals at Nordens Ark have a diet that’s specially designed for them. Unsuitable food can make them ill. Various infections and diseases can be passed from humans to animals.

Show respect for the animals

Always remember that you’re a guest in their home. Don’t frighten them by banging on terrariums, screaming or disturbing them in other ways. 

Safety barriers

Don’t climb over or under the safety barriers, and don’t sit on them. They are there to keep you at a safe distance from the wild animals, and to avoid accidents and injury.

Accessibilty database

Nordens Ark is available at the accessibility database, TD


Barbecues are allowed only by the playground at the entrance to the animal park, and at the play area at the Farm. Bring charcoal or a disposable barbecue. 

Smoking in the park 

Smoking at Nordens Ark is not allowed.

The Kids’ Zoolympics

The Kid’s Zoolympics is included in the entrance, it gives you the opportunity to challenge the animals in strength and speed! Around the park you will find more kid’s activities such as trying reindeer horn. Let us know at the entrance and we will give you everything you need to participate in the Kid’s Zoolympics. 


Carts can be hired for 30 SEK at the park entrance. You pay in our shop, entrance checkout or via Swish. 

Wheelchairs in the park

The wildlife park is hilly in places, and there are a couple of steep slopes on the walking route. The surface is hard-packed gravel and wooden walkways. Disabled parking is available in the car park and it is possible to park even closer – enquire at the entrance. You can hire a wheelchair at Nordens Ark. Please book in advance.

Shop (temporarily closed)

Our shop sells soft toys, clothes, books and a lot more. We also stock hand-made woollen products from the Snow Leopard Trust, which is working to save Mongolia’s snow leopards. By buying these items, you are helping to give the snow leopard a future, while also improving the lives of the local inhabitants in Mongolia. Open during the Zoo´s opening hours. 

Parking camper vans and caravans

You may park overnight if you are visiting Nordens Ark. The charge is 200 SEK, payable at the entrance between 10am and 8pm. Please display your receipt visibly in the vehicle window. If you arrive at Nordens Ark after 8pm, you may pay the fee the following morning. There are designated parking spaces for camper vans and caravans.

Fires and barbecues are not allowed in the car park.

Charge your car

You can charge your electric car at our parking lot. You need an app a charging card to do this. If needed you can borrow a charging card from us for the cost 50 SEK. 

Rights of way

You are very welcome to go for a walk in our Ecopark, but kindly respect rights of way. Remember to keep dogs on a lead in pastureland where animals are grazing.