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Thursday 31

August

We've been named world’s third best zoo by TripAdvisor

We've been named as the third best rated zoo in the world by TripAdvisor – the world’s largest travel site.

23 - 30

September

Advanced Photography Course

Develop your photography skills over two days with the expert guidance of three acclaimed photographers, in the wonderful setting of Chester Zoo.

1 - 30

September

Dementia Friendly Coffee Mornings

Friday 22

September

World Rhino Day

Join our Zoo Ranger team on Friday 22nd September to celebrate World Rhino Day!

Friday 22

September

‘Boris: The first 50 years’ With Hester Mundis

FRIDAY 22 September 2017

Saturday 23

September

Small Mammal Trapping: Introduction to Wildlife Monitoring Workshop

Join us on Saturday 23 September for an introduction to wildlife monitoring and surveying on our nature reserve.

10 - 30

September

Junior Rangers Training Camps

Sunday 10 September - Sunday 15 October We need Junior Members aged 8-11 to join us for six very special Sunday training camps to become our Junior Rangers.

15 - 17

September

Wildlife Connections Festival 2017

After another amazing twelve months of activities, events and wonderful wildlife projects, our FREE Wildlife Connections Festival is back for another year of fabulous fun to celebrate our incredible local wildlife.

Wednesday 13

September

Mountain Chicken Day

Join our Zoo Ranger team and learn about all the conservation efforts taken to help this critically endangered amphibian.

Saturday 16

September

International Red Panda Day

Join our Keepers and Zoo Rangers at 3.30pm for a special Red Panda talk and find out more about this endangered animal

Sunday 24

September

World Cassowary Day

Join us on Sunday 24th September to celebrate World Cassowary Day!

1 - 30

September

NEW: Guided Tours

With 125 acres and 15,000 wonderful animals to see our NEW guided tours are the perfect way to make the most of your visit. Starts 3 July.

Saturday 16

September

Wildlife Connections Family Sleepover

We’re excited to be hosting our first sleepover at the zoo!