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News and events

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Ring-tailed lemur and camera.

Go wild with your camera!

02 September 2014

It’s your last chance to enter our 31st annual photographic competition.

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New adventures in future at Belfast Zoo

15 August 2014

Young visitors can look forward to an exciting new adventure as work gets underway at Belfast Zoo to create an interactive, animal-themed playground.

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Our animals

Belfast Zoo is home to over 1,000 animals and more than 150 different species.

The majority of our animals are in danger in their natural habitat.

About the zoo

Belfast Zoo opened in 1934 and is one of Northern Ireland's top attractions.

It receives more than 300,000 visitors a year.

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