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ONLINE GIFT SHOP

Whether you’re looking for a PUUUURFECTLY unique gift for the animal lover in your life, or you want to treat yourself (as you turtley deserve it!), you’ve come to the right place! Treat yourself and save wildlife at the same time. PLUS we’ve got some great offers available at the moment.

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BECOME A MEMBER

Become a member today and enjoy a whole year of unforgettable experiences.

Membership starts from £67.50 when you pay buy Direct Debit and you can enjoy an extra month of unlimited entry on us when you sign up by 31 December.

Offer valid until 31 December terms and conditions apply.

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HIRE A VENUE

The zoo is the perfect location for your event – no matter how big – with amazing animals, award-winning gardens, a stunning Grade II listed venue and an experienced events team. We will help you to create a special event that your guests won’t forget.

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WHAT’S ON

We’ve so many exciting events, COURSES and holiday clubs for children, young people and families to take part in! Learn, play and create at the zoo!

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ZOO CLOSURES

Due to recent reports of avian influenza in the UK, some of our walkthrough aviaries are temporarily closed to ensure the safety of our animals. This includes Latin American Wetland, Tsavo, Bali and Sumatra aviaries. However, Tropical Realm and Monsoon Forest will remain open with disinfectant footbaths at the entrance and exit. Sorry for any inconvenience.

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OUR TEAM OF EXPERTS WORK IN SIX REGIONS AROUND THE GLOBE – REPRESENTING SOME OF THE PLANET’S MOST BIODIVERSE HABITATS. Discover more about our SCIENCE AND CONSERVATION work.

THIS IS WHAT WE DO

NOW is the time to ACT FOR WILDLIFE. Conservation is CRITICAL; species are under threat. TOGETHER we can make a BIG difference. Take action TODAY and join us in PREVENTING EXTINCTION.

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