The Zoological Garden is popularly known as Mirpur Zoo and is located at a distance of about 16 km. from Dhaka city centre. Set up on 230 acres of land, it has nearly 1500 animals and birds belonging to 128 different species. The Zoo has enclosures for Lions, Royal Bengal Tigers, Panthers, Deer, Monkeys, Chimpanzees, Pythons, Crocodiles, Elephants, Giraffe, Tapirs, colourful birds and other animals. There is also a zoological museum with a rich collection of stuffed animals and birds.
Daily 8:00 am to 6:00 pm.
Tickets are available on the gate.