I am collecting playmobil sets concerning animals and zoo. Additionally I use building sets to build modern zoo buildings, like an aquarium, a herpetarium, an house for elephants, one for giraffes and okapis and much more. My largest project until now was building a tropical green house for big apes, crocodiles, birds, butterflys and other species.
First of all: THANKS PLAYMOBIL! THIS YEAR YOU MADE A LOT OF MY CHILDHOOD DREAMS COME TRUE!
The new Aquarium is absolutely gorgeous. The great basin with it's four over and under water viewing areas is just perfectly designed. The grotto with the corals, the 360 degree children's submarine…Continue
Since 2012 I planned building a tropical green house for great apes and crocodiles all out of PLAYMOBIL system X parts. After many years of collecting and buidling it now is completed. Consisting of parts from four times the gym (4325) and several times the large school (4324).
After years the…Continue
For years I was searching for a way to build a hippo exhibit just out of original Playmobil parts.
After trying a bit with set number 6669 "Aquapark" I found out that pool parts and zoo exhibit parts from other sets fit together quite perfectly. Thus, my hippos got their first pool. As using…Continue
The new Playmobil Zoo is equipped with great details, like never before:
Examples are the new organic-appearing enclosure fences, new Zoo icons and pictograms (like in the zoo shop, on employees clothes, flags, carts), the new swing gate at the visitors' entrance, as well as the zoo postcards and animal food at the souvenir shop, the entrance gate (rocky gate) with modern animal sculptures on top.
The great new Playmobil animals: The male orangutan is a…