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News and events

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a California sea lion pup at Belfast Zoo.

Summer arrives with a splash at Belfast Zoo!

2 July 2015

The summer holidays have arrived with a ‘splash’ and so has Belfast Zoo’s latest arrival! The zoo team has recently celebrated the birth of a California sea lion pup.

Dreamnight

Dreams come true at Belfast Zoo!

10 June 2015

Over 250 families enjoyed an evening of VIP treatment at our charity event Dreamnight.

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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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