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Each day we do different talks at different times, you can ask whatever you like and we'll let you in on the little secrets!
Chester has become the first Sustainable Palm Oil City in the world, as a result of a long-running campaign led by conservationists at Chester Zoo.
8 March 2019
Watch the incredible birth of a Rothschild's giraffe, as well as its adorable first steps, here.
7 March 2019
Take a look at this video of two rare baby tortoises eating their favourite fruit!
26 February 2019
Chester Zoo will offer free entry to 42,000 KS1 to KS5 pupils from November 2019 to February 2020!
15 February 2019
A study by conservationists at Chester Zoo is revealing new insights into the previously secret lives of the little-known species!
13 February 2019
Take a look at the programme for new habitats and visitor experiences in 2019.
18 January 2019
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Join us for a chance to enjoy a cuppa and a chat with someone from Alzheimer’s Society with a view of our rhinos, warthogs and Asian elephants.
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Got a Little Monkey in the family? We’re hosting coffee mornings with a difference!
Discover the world’s biggest felines as you’ve never seen them before.
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Join the Zoo Ranger team for ROAR-some fun and games and find out all about these incredible top predators!
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How do you think you would feel having wild tigers right on your doorstep? Join us to find out why living near people is causing problems for tigers and leopards in Nepal and explore how vegetables, worms and poo are helping to solve this.
We need Junior Members aged 8-11 to join us for five very special Sunday training camps in 2018!
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To celebrate British Science Week, our team of experts will be running lots of special events and activities throughout the week for all visitors.
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We’re bringing the sounds of Madagascar to you this Easter!
Discover creatures from Madagascar and join our parade!
Put on your ears and tails and join the Madagascan festival fun!
Let your planting skills grow in these hands-on workshops!
Brush up on your lemur knowledge!