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We're a big team of dedicated, passionate people. And with so much to do, we’re often looking for like-minded folk to join us.
From just £9.50 each we've got everything you need for an engaging and inspirational experience for learners of any age.
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Right now conservation is critical and species are under threat. We won't stand back and we won't give up.
We're open from 10am until 4.30pm today, with last entry 30 minutes before closing.
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Zoo News 13/02/18
As part of our ongoing long-term plans for the future, we've been making exciting developments across the zoo.
Zoo News 02/02/18
One of the world’s rarest deers has been born at the zoo.
Field News 29/12/17
Chester Zoo's Twilight Team Manager and global species co-ordinator for the Rodrigues fruit bat, David White, recently spent time with our project partners in Mauritius; sharing his skills and knowledge about the species.
Field News 28/12/17
Nearly a year after its launch, we have an exciting update from our partners, Anteaters & Highways, in Brazil.
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