Giraffes, penguins, and elephants, oh my! Covering 140 acres and boasting over 150 exhibits, the Prague Zoo has earned the rank of 4th best zoo in the world and its rightful place on our Top 10 Prague attractions! Commissioned in 1891 to advance the study of zoology, this incredible zoo currently protects 132 endangered species. Don't miss the chance to meet Bora the polar bear, or Jepe the camel—but watch out, he spits! Open daily 9 AM – 4 PM or later.