Date and time

Saturday 12 August


FREE with zoo addmission


Chester Zoo

Join our Zoo Rangers to celebrate World Elephant Day!

Come and take part in elephant themed activities and games around the zoo! You’ll learn some fascinating facts about these amazing animals, as well as about how we work to conserve elephants both in the zoo and out in the wild.

These animals talks and activities are FREE with zoo admission.


What’s On…


Discover Elephants

Did you know that we can use poo to tell us lots of different things about our animals? Come and speak to our Zoo Rangers to find out about poo science at the zoo.

COMPETITION TIME: Enter from 10am until 12:45pm for the chance to win an amazing Elephant Experience!

T&Cs: Participant must be 18+ years old and be available at 2pm that same day to enjoy the experience. The winner will be contacted by phone and must go to Adventure HQ for 1:30pm to sign H&S forms.

Time: 10:00-14:45
Location: Elephant habitat


Elephant Talk and Keeper Q&A

Meet our elephant family and find out more from one of our elephant keepers about how they care for the herd and keep them healthy here at the zoo.

Time: 11:10
Location: Elephant habitat


Elephant Crafts

Join our zoo rangers for some elephant themed crafts!

Time: 15:00-16:00
Location: Madagascar Basecamp

PRE-BOOK your TICKETS to come and see us soon!
We look forward to WELCOMING you to the zoo!

Do something amazing! Your exclusive adoption pack, will also help to fund our conservation work in the UK and all around the world! Let’s work together to save species

Adopt an elephant!

Do you LOVE elephants?! Why not treat yourself or a loved one to an elephant themed gift on our online gift shop.

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