Date and time

Saturday 30 and Sunday 31 July 2022


FREE with zoo admission


Chester Zoo

Join our Zoo Rangers and experts from RECORD on the 30 and 31 July for all things moths and butterflies.

We’re celebrating National Moth Week alongside The Big Butterfly Count and learning all about these fascinating insects whether they fly during the day or at night.




Marvelous moths

Come and meet us outside the Monkey House to learn how amazing these insects really are!

When? 10am and 12pm on Saturday and Sunday

Incredible butterflies

Visit the Butterfly House to help us count native butterflies in the area. Let’s work together so we can see how well butterfly populations are doing in the zoo.

When? 2pm and 4pm on Saturday and Sunday