Our feathered friends celebrated Father’s Day with nine gentoo penguin chicks that have recently hatched. We are now home to 37 gentoo penguins.
Explorers young and old can now start their adventure at with a visit to our NEW photography base camp.
We opened our doors on 2 June evening for Dreamnight, a special charity event for families from the Cancer Fund for Children, Northern Ireland Children’s Hospice and the Royal Victoria Hospital for Sick Children.
Our 34th annual photo competition launched on Monday 10 April. Come along and take your best snap.
Ever fancied feeding a penguin, having lunch with a lemur or getting up close to a herd of giraffes?
If you fancy mucking in or mucking out with our giraffes and elephants then here’s your chance.
1 April - 30 Sept
Monday to Sunday
10am - 7pm
Last admission is 5pm
Animal houses close at 6pm.
The Zoovenir shop closes at 6pm.
Students - £6.50
Seniors - £6.50
Family - £33.50
Meet your learning objectives.
Find out the prices for our educational services.
Meet our team, including keepers and animals.
Discover our services for each age groups.
Our team is happy to discuss your needs.
Let us bring the zoo to you.
Date: 02 Jul 2017
For a ‘grr-eat’ day out, come along and celebrate Kinabalu the Sumatran tiger’s 10th ...
Date: 03 Jul 2017 - 18 Aug 2017
Keep your little explorers busy this summer with the adventure of a lifetime at our E...
Date: 09 Jul 2017
On Sunday 9 July 2017, we will go quiet for visitors on the autism spectrum....
Date: 28 Aug 2017
Go APE to celebrate little Olivia’s first birthday...
Date: 09 Sep 2017
Call by this ‘Caturday’ to learn more....
Date: 28 Oct 2017
Dust the cobwebs off your favourite costume and jump on your broomstick to Belfast Zo...
Some of the fun ways to get involved and support your zoo.
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Tel: 028 9077 6277
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