24 Feb 2022

The new calf joins the population of only 14 okapi in UK zoos!

11 Feb 2022

An aardvark has been born at the zoo, for the first time in our 90 year history.

24 Sep 2021

The rare baby primate, a Colombian black-headed spider monkey, has been spotted being cradled in the arms of experienced mum, Kiara (11).

4 Aug 2021

Cancel your Tuesday night plans… The Secret Life of the Zoo is back on TV next week with a brand NEW series!

12 Mar 2021

Look who’s dropped in! Conservationists are celebrating the birth of a rare Rothschild’s giraffe at the zoo.

4 Dec 2020

One of the world’s smallest species of monkey has been born at Chester Zoo.

13 Nov 2020

Keepers are celebrating the birth of a rare baby rhino!

29 Sep 2020

We’ve brewed, balanced and bottled a delicious new gin, to give our visitors a memorable taste of Chester Zoo!

24 Mar 2020

The delightful duo arrived to seven year old mum Fiona following 135-day-long pregnancy and have been clinging tightly to her ever since.

27 Feb 2020

The healthy, female calf, arrived to 15-year-old mum Sundara Hi Way following a 22-month gestation, with the birth caught on our CCTV cameras.