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Zookeeper feeding penguins
27 Mar 2020
Since you temporarily can’t visit the zoo, the zoo has decided to come to you!
Belfast Zoo sign
18 Mar 2020
In response to coronavirus (COVID-19), Belfast City Council has streamlined resources to prioritise delivery of essential services to ratepayers, such as waste collections, burials and cremations.
Ability cafe news
10 Mar 2020
Our staff recently enjoyed breakfast at the newly launched Ability Café.
Quiet Hour promo image of man and gorilla
10 Mar 2020
On Sunday 26 April 2020, we will go ‘quiet’ for Quiet Hour.
march madness monkey
02 Mar 2020
Throughout the month of March, we will be offering a ‘zooper’ 20% discount on all purchased memberships.
Group of three giraffes.
13 Feb 2020
Belfast Zoo is open to visitors again after being closed due to the heavy snow.
flamingos in snow
11 Feb 2020
We have decided to close the zoo to visitors today due to the snow.
Scottish wildcat
10 Feb 2020
We are excited to welcome the arrival of the new Scottish wildcat couple, Oscar and Ossian.
zookeeper counting meerkats
04 Feb 2020
Our zookeepers have been busy working out who’s who at Belfast Zoo.
peat bog
30 Jan 2020
We are pleased to announce the official launch of the William Brown Award.
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eastern bongo
Easter at Belfast Zoo...

Date: 10 Apr 2020 - 19 Apr 2020

Hatch a plan to visit the zoo this Easter for a ‘zooper’ day out....

explorers club news
Explorers' Club...

Date: 17 Apr 2020

Keep your little explorers busy this Easter with the adventure of a lifetime at our E...

Quiet Hour
Quiet Hour...

Date: 26 Apr 2020

Shhhh! Enjoy the peace and quiet of Belfast Zoo during Quiet Hour....

Quiet Hour
Quiet Hour...

Date: 31 May 2020

Shhhh! Enjoy the peace and quiet of Belfast Zoo during Quiet Hour....

Quiet Hour
Quiet Hour...

Date: 28 Jun 2020

Shhhh! Enjoy the peace and quiet of Belfast Zoo during Quiet Hour....

Quiet Hour
Quiet Hour...

Date: 30 Aug 2020

Shhhh! Enjoy the peace and quiet of Belfast Zoo during Quiet Hour....