6 Jan 2020

Whether you’re planning to spoil someone special this Valentine’s Day or treat Mum to an unforgettable Mother’s Day meal, why not add a sprinkling of Chester Zoo magic to your day! Share your love of animals with your nearest and dearest in a truly stunning location…


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Valentine’s Day

Indulge in an elegant candlelit meal in the romantic setting of The Oakfield this Valentine’s Day. For the ultimate dining experience, why not enjoy a freshly prepared and locally sourced menu carefully created by our Executive Head chef, Ben Finchett. Enjoy an intimate meal and raise a toast with one of our hand-picked beers, wines or spirits.

To book a table, get in touch with our events team on 01244 650209 or email them at events@chesterzoo.org

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If a festive proposal was on the Christmas cards, then discover how Chester Zoo may be the perfect location for your special day. Spend your wedding day in the unique surroundings of The Oakfield – our stunning Grade II listed building steeped in Chester Zoo history.

Our award winning gardens provide the perfect backdrop to your celebrations and our one of a kind venue is the ultimate place to say ‘I do’. Be a part of Chester Zoo history and choose from four, personalised wedding packages which can be tailored to meet your needs.

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Mother’s Day

Celebrate the amazing lady in your life with a Mother’s Day treat at Chester Zoo. Mums deserve to be spoilt, so why not show her just how much she means to you with an unforgettable Sunday lunch or Afternoon tea at The Oakfield.

It’s Mum’s time to relax, so let all her worries melt away while she enjoys a free glass of fizz on us – cheers to that!

To book a table, get in touch with our events team on 01244 650209 or email them at events@chesterzoo.org


Gifts & Experiences

For the animal lover in your life…

Animal Adoptions 

Our BRAND NEW adoption packs start from just £45 and make the perfect gift for the animal lover in your life. Whether you decided on a gold, silver, bronze or junior package, adopting an animal at Chester Zoo is really rewarding as you will help fund conservation work in the UK and all around the world!

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Experience Days 

Get closer to wildlife than ever before with an animal encounter. You’ll get exclusive, behind-the-scenes access that will give you an insight into the daily lives of our staff and animals at the zoo. A Chester Zoo experience day can involve anything from potting a carnivorous plant to getting up close and personal with a giraffe!

It’s easy to buy an animal experience as a gift too. Simply add in our gift wrap option when purchasing

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Your Visit

Your zoo ADVENTURE starts right here! Plan your BEST DAY and explore Chester Zoo. There’s plenty to do – so make the most of your day out.