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Bring family and friends for a day full of giggles, laughter, fun and exploring! Get ready to PLAY!
PLAY! at Chester Zoo
Each day we do different talks at different times, you can ask whatever you like and we'll let you in on the little secrets!
As part of our ongoing long-term plans for the future, next month sees the beginning of another exciting development.
24 August 2017
Our conservationists have successfully bred one of the world’s rarest amphibians in a bid to save it from extinction – the first time the feat has ever been achieved outside the species’ native Catalonia.
17 November 2017
Charming documentary back on TV screens on Wednesday 15 November, putting a focus on some of the most endangered species on the planet.
2 November 2017
We have revealed new details about our annual Christmas event – The Lanterns - promising to be our biggest festive celebration ever.
10 November 2017
Our animals have been getting into the Halloween spirit with pumpkin treats.
26 October 2017
After another amazing year of activities, events and wonderful wildlife projects, we hosted our second Wildlife Connections Festival. Here’s a quick overview of what we got up to…
25 - 30
The Lanterns at Chester Zoo is magical night time journey through the zoo. Please note that event dates are to be confirmed.
1 - 30
12 - 30
Sunday 12 November- Sunday 17 December
We need Junior Members aged 8-11 to join us for six very special Sunday training camps to become our Junior Rangers.