Perfect picnics for days to remember... make the most of your day and book your picnic online, ready to collect from our Fountain Picnic Parlour.
As part of Bloom, we're running a series of special events to celebrate the gardens, birds and UK wildlife at Chester Zoo.
Two new Komodo dragons - the world’s largest species of lizard - have arrived this week...
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Our expert presenters are on hand to give free daily animal talks around the zoo.
Free admission for a whole year, discounts in our shops & cafes, and more...
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Wed 16 Apr
We're open until 5.30pm. Last entry 1 hour before closing.
There's always a new story to tell, from zoo births and new arrivals to different experiences to encounter.
03 April 2014
A flock of 100 Chilean flamingos have just had their annual health check-up...
Act for Wildlife is an important wildlife conservation campaign, led by Chester Zoo.
21 March 2014
Dr Mark Pilgrim, our Director General, goes in search of the rare Ecuador Amazon parrot...