Date and time

15/02/2020 - 23/02/2020
All Day


Free with zoo admission


Chester Zoo

This February half term, our aim is to DELIGHT and EXCITE with an AMAZING programme of events!

From INSPIRING tours to ZOOTASTIC games, all delivered by our INCREDIBLE zoo experts, DISCOVER the wonders of Chester Zoo!


Secret Life of the Zoo tour

3:15  Tuesday & Saturday (meet at penguins)

11:15 Thursday & Sunday (meet at elephant boardwalk)

Join us for our tour as we discover some of the main characters from the latest series of Secret Life of the Zoo

Our Zoo tour

2:45 Monday, Wednesday & Friday (meet at entrance to Oakfield House)

Discover the history of the zoo from beginnings to now, including our BIG future plans!

All about poo show!

12:15 Monday, Wednesday, Friday & Sunday

Location: Basecamp, Madagascar

Witness our FUN and informative interactive show that reveals all the facts about our zoo poo at Basecamp!

Stories from around the world

10:15 Monday & Wednesday – Cafe’ Bembe

1:15 Monday to Sunday – Basecamp, Madagascar

Join us for exciting immersive and interactive animal stories in Café Bembe and Basecamp.

Play! at Basecamp

11:30 – 12  (all half term)

Location: Basecamp, Madagascar

Come and play with us down at Madagascar Basecamp where we will be hosting animal warm ups and playing fun animal based games!

Quiz – are you a TOP zoo ranger? 

12:15 Tuesday, Thursday & Saturday

Location: Basecamp, Madagascar

Our quiz will pit you against one of our Zoo rangers in a head to head challenge for the title of TOP Zoo Ranger.

Look out!
Join our zoo rangers to learn more about our amazing plants & animals!
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Our Zoo

Find out more about our WONDERFUL zoo and all of the incredible animals, plants and FUN things to do here. Download our app or PDF map to help plan you day and find your way around when you get here.

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