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Maruyama Zoo

Travel Guide - Maruyama Zoo


Maruyama Zoo is located in Maruyama Park. It is one of the largest zoos in Hokkaido, and approximately 1,000 mammals, birds and reptiles of 200 species are exhibited here. At the Bear House, you can see seven species of bear. The Chimpanzee House has a 15 meters high jungle gym and you can watch their behavior. In the Kid's Zoo, you can touch sheep, rabbits and other small animals.
Maruyama Kids’ Land is a small amusement park in the zoo where children can ride various kinds of attractions.

Opening HoursOpening Hours

  • 9:00 - 17:00 (February 1 - October 31)
  • 9:00 - 16:00 (November 1 - January 31)


  • December 29 - 31

Price / Entrance FeePrice / Entrance Fee

  • 600 yen (General, Adult)
  • Admission Free (Child)

Access / Public TransportAccess / Public Transport

  • 15 minutes walk from Maruyama-Koen Station on the Sapporo Municipal Subway Tozai Line (T06)

Address / LocationAddress / Location

  • 3-1, Miyagaoka, Chuo-ku Sapporo-shi, Hokkaido, 064-0959


Sabine Kepler @S_Kepler47 - 2020-01-10
@Wulfhildr Sapporo Maruyama zoo, they have a walkway over where you're standing to get to their outdoor bit. https://t.co/p6lGpqEgDk
annyeong.gb.lady @annyeongGbLady - 2019-12-15
🎥Polar Bears at Maruyama Zoo (2017 April) 1
Uploaded video to my YouTube Channel.

👉… https://t.co/nR1X7IIYYr
Thapana Gap @gap_dod - 2019-12-13
Zoo day with Bella The Cat #gapbella #sapporo2019 #sapporo #maruyamazoo #zooday #columbiasportswear… https://t.co/mWptPSf0nE
annyeong.gb.lady @annyeongGbLady - 2019-12-13
📸 Hello there
(Maruyama Zoo, Sapporo City 2018 Feb)

#meerkat #maruyamazoo #sapporocity #japan #annyeonggblady

Ins… https://t.co/ds8RDdfg18
alex@sapporo @s_umejan - 2019-12-10
I watched “THE BOYZ be ambitious' #1. I'm really glad that you had fun. Also, if you come here in Winter, you can… https://t.co/gWCQ4TMYVo
Ekaterina Drozhdina @Kat_Drozhdina - 2019-12-06
@ryutoize1 Kohaku'll be move-in Maruyama zoo? 🐾And what zoo Akbar'll live in? 😺
Дрождина Екатерина @Kat_Drozhdina - 2019-12-06
@ryutoize1 Kohaku'll be move-in Maruyama zoo? 🐾And what zoo Akbar'll live in? 😺
YOSHIHIRO @tkhs1975 - 2019-10-27
I've received the ticket of Maruyama Zoo in Sapporo City as the present on Hokkaido Happiness Family Campaign from… https://t.co/dS0DRepjVO
YOSHIHIRO @tkhs1975 - 2019-10-27
Thank you so much to Mrs . Kaori and everyone of FM North Wave !

I'd like to visit Maruyama Zoo by all means !
Elephants In Japan @japanelephants - 2019-10-23
The Sapporo Maruyama Zoo recently announced plans to reduce the number of species on display. For the future, this… https://t.co/WrHfF7rXRd
Robert CaFEARo カファーロ・ロバート @zazakoolaid - 2019-10-21
@Rx_Pixel North Safari Park or Maruyama Zoo are good too. Maybe the Shiroi Koibito factory if you like sweets.
チェリオ @Cheriopolarbear - 2019-10-13
@CalayaGorilla02 Thank youฅʕ•ᴥ•ʔฅ
This polarbear is Lila, Sapporo Maruyama Zoo.
Elephants In Japan @japanelephants - 2019-10-01
Encouraging news: The Maruyama Sapporo Zoo will stop keeping 35 species. This will mean more room for the other ani… https://t.co/THpps8tsyU
Miho_英作文練習中 @miho_flathill - 2019-09-16
It's Respect for the Aged Day today. Denari, the polar bear was congratulated on his longevity at Maruyama zoo. He… https://t.co/FP81I4p9Er
HWS @HungWei_Shu - 2019-08-21
The under water tunnel in Maruyama zoo. I sat over here for a while to watch these algae floating in the water. Win… https://t.co/TBxL9LjRqk
Anya Lagrosa @MestisangPango - 2019-08-19
In today’s episode of 12,000 Footsteps, we covered all of Maruyama Zoo’s Exhibits and stayed away from soft serve i… https://t.co/S3kFbNBqX9
Anya Lagrosa @MestisangPango - 2019-08-19
Maruyama Zoo has a fun and playful character https://t.co/kH9m99Z64W
Anya Lagrosa @MestisangPango - 2019-08-19
So I will file today under the documentary “Anya in the Wild” and “Anya’s Natural Habitat”

Meantime in nearby Ma… https://t.co/A0ngGHLUOI
Jay M @mkduffer - 2019-08-09
@SpotTheLoon2010 @td_port Looks like the red panda exhibit at the Maruyama zoo in Sapporo. Soo cute!!!
annyeong.gb.lady @annyeongGbLady - 2019-08-09
📸Knock, knock! Just coming by to say “Hello!”
(Maruyama Zoo, Sapporo City 2018 Feb)

#polarbear #winter… https://t.co/Hf7DJLb5km
千万太 @kitouchimata - 2019-08-04
A hot summer day in Maruyama zoo. https://t.co/cV4lPlKNJq
Elephants In Japan @japanelephants - 2019-07-03
@Cockato47613097 A zoo can never replace nature. We understand how fascinating elephants are & why people wish to s… https://t.co/ejeedPQKr6
Kinoch @wenkinoc - 2019-06-25
#NonhoiPark zoo #sunbear 'Happii' , who used to live with our lovely 'Ucchi' at Sapporo maruyama zoo, has moved to… https://t.co/C9C6jK4yt9
LIVE JAPAN @LIVEJAPANGuide - 2019-06-04
#Maruyama Zoo's concept is “habitat exhibition” - where they enhance animal welfare and share the joy of animals. A… https://t.co/m6rEiAbJMu
Tokyo Treat @TokyoTreat - 2019-05-21
This white soda supports the Sapporo Maruyama Zoo #polarbear conservation project! The sweet candy flavor is also u… https://t.co/xLnZ5fVhGv
Mi @miii - 2019-05-16
Do you see what I see?

#kangaroo @ Sapporo Maruyama Zoo https://t.co/jWCfXePpVW
Mi @miii - 2019-05-16
Yappari Haropin was too fat and I forgot to bring her with me.
Welcome #Akamaru as Nyanbo proxy.… https://t.co/U6H9OiGBNz
YOWiN @yoyoyowin - 2019-04-25
I love to visit zoos and aquariums however I know it’s kind of cruelty...#dilemma 🙁

#animals #love #zoo #aquarium… https://t.co/6NrqIT09tX
SwedishChick @OC_SwedishChick - 2019-04-24
@CurledTails Coco at Maruyama Zoo had her back teeth removed due to periodontal disease 6 years ago. She couldn't e… https://t.co/s56UAvC1Jq
Paul Dymond @PaulDymond - 2019-04-15
The suburb of Maruyama, as well as being home to Hokkaido Jingu and the Maruyama Zoo, takes its name from a local m… https://t.co/rYmazaZpht


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