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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.
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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 6pm today, with last entry one hour before closing.
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Our expert presenters are on hand to give free daily animal talks around the zoo.
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Zoo News 04/08/17
We’re really excited to share the news of our new state-of-the-art habitats for sun bears, Malayan tapirs and Asian songbirds opening in Islands.
Zoo News 30/06/17
Two incredibly rare Eastern black rhino calves have been born in a week, boosting global numbers of the critically endangered species.
Field News 07/08/17
Illegal wildlife trade is the greatest direct threat to the future of many iconic species around the globe.
Field News 03/08/17
Chester Zooâ€™s Field Programme Coordinator for South East Asia, tells us about how she recently used the Wildlife Witness app to report illegal wildlife trade, and why itâ€™s important for everyone to report any case you see.
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