Notice: Suspension of Services Due to the inspection work of NIG

The services on our website will be temporarily suspended during the period of time stated below due to the inspection work of NIG. We apologize for the inconvenience and we thank you for your understanding in this matter.

Fri. 9th Mar. 2018 16:00 - Sun. 11th Mar. 2018 14:00

Latest information

Orangutan : Dawne baby was born dead.

  Gibbon : died.

  Gibbon : Miyo gave birth to a baby(gender undetermined).

  Gorilla :  The gorilla baby in Ueno Zoo was named "Riki"

Orangutan : Dawne was moved from the previous facilities.


There are 102 species of nonhuman primates kept in the zoos and other facilities in Japan.

The count is at the point of March 31 2015 and excludes the hybrids and miscellaneous individuals.