The Zoological Garden, established in 1858, is one of the oldest zoos in the world, including the Grzimek house, an exotic animals section, the bird halls with a large free flight section and the grotto of the seals section, the most modern in Europe, dwarf see bears can be observed under water. In addition to this there are sections with monkeys, predators, rhinoceros and giraffes and the baby animals section. The latest attraction is the big cat jungle. Tigers and lions move about here in their natural environment.
In summer daily from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.
In winter daily from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Summer and winter timings will be based on the clock settings. The exotic animals section opens at 10 a.m. and the Grzimek-Haus at 9.30 a.m.
Entrance fee (Day ticket): Adults 10 €, children/youth 5 €, family ticket 25 €
Enjoy a particularly good view from the panorama of the visitors' terrace at Terminal 1. Also use the opportunity to travel with the electronically controlled skyline rail to travel free of cost to Terminal 2. During this journey, you will get another breathtaking view of the airfield.
April to November daily from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Last entrance: 1 hour before closing time
Entry fee: Adults 5 €, reduced 3 €, family ticket 14 €
Free for children under 6 years old
The Main Tower on the Neue Mainzer Straße with its height of approximately 200 m, is only Frankfurt's 4th tallest skyscraper, yet it has two unique highlights to offer, which are as yet unparalleled: it is the first skyscraper that is accessible to the public (with viewing platform and restaurant) and it is home to Europe's highest radio and television studio. On the 53rd floor, you can enjoy a meal in Frankfurt's highest restaurant (52 seats and 30 bar stools)
Opening hours for the platform:
Sunday to Thursday from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Friday and Saturday from 10 a.m. to 11 p.m.
Sunday to Thursday from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Friday and Saturday from 10 am to 9 p.m.
Note: If the weather is bad and the winds are stormy, the view platforms will remain closed due to security reasons.
Entry fee: Adults 6.50 €, reduced 4.50 €, family ticket 17.50 €
Johann Wolfgang Goethe was born here on 28th August 1749 "when the clock struck twelve", and grew up here with his sister Cornelia. Discover the house where Goethe was born, floor by floor. In the exhibition on the 3rd floor, you will also find a chronicle of the house and its inhabitants.
Goethe's House and Goethe Museum: Monday to Saturday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Sundays and holidays from 10 a.m. to 5.30 p.m.
Closed on several dates throughout the year
Library: Monday to Friday from 10 to 12 a.m. and from 1 to 4 p.m.
Entry fee: Adults 7 €, reduced 3 €, family ticket 10 €, free for children up to 6 years old