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Admission prices

The following prices apply for entry to Belfast Zoo.

Parties of 250 people or more receive a 30 per cent discount on normal admission prices.

You can buy tickets at the zoo or book tickets online until 31 March 2017. Prices displayed are valid until this date.

Admission type Price (1 March 2016 - 31 March 2017) Price including donation
 Adult (aged 17 and above)


Child* (aged four to 16)


Children under four years Free  Free


Senior** (60 years and older)


Carer  Free Free 
Family day ticket (maximum five entrants eg two adults and three children or one adult and four children)


Individual membership (adult) £44  
Individual membership (children and over 60s) £22  
Family membership (eg two adults and three children or one adult and four children) £110  
Reductions for parties of 15 or more £10.80 (adults) and £5.40 (children)  
Education rate (bookings necessary) £10.80 (adults) and £5.40 (children)  

We donate a small portion of your ticket price to local, regional, national and international conservation projects. If you do not want to make this donation, please let us know and we'll reduce your admission charge.

*Children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult.

**Only valid with the production of a senior citizen's card or other acceptable identification.

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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