Everyone who has reached the retirement age is invited to visit the Novosibirsk Zoo for free from September 21 to October 25, 2020. The action is timed to coincide with the International Day of Older Persons which is traditionally celebrated on October 1.
Currently, the zoo is open daily from 9 am to 9 pm, the ticket office closes at 8 pm. It is specified that a regular single ticket for adults costs 400 rubles, for pensioners, students, and children aged 7-16 years it is 150 rubles, and for children under 7 years old it’s free.
It is noted that at the entrance to the zoo and in other places where there is a possibility of a crowd, it is obligatory to wear protective masks. When walking, visitors must keep a social distance. The zoo is prohibited to visit if the body temperature of a person is above 37°C or if a person has a cough or runny nose.