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meerkat with christmas cracker
11 Nov 2019
On 14 and 15 December, we will host our festive 'Wildlife Wonderland' event.
Malayan sun bear
22 Oct 2019
After receiving a record number of entries this year, we have announced the winners of our annual photography competition 2019.
meerkat and a pumpkin
08 Oct 2019
Dust off your cobwebs and join us for our unmissable 'Boo at the Zoo' event, returning on Saturday 26 and Sunday 27 October.
belfast zoo opening hours
30 Sep 2019
Our Winter opening hours will soon be in place again between 1 October to 31 March.
red panda born at zoo
20 Sep 2019
We are pleased to celebrate another successful red panda breeding year with the birth of baby Tango, our third cub to parents Vixen and Chris!
red squirrel caught on camera
18 Sep 2019
Carnfunnock Country Park is to become a haven for red squirrels as the furry friends are reintroduced from Belfast Zoo in a bid to boost local population numbers.
children playing
29 Aug 2019
Following a successful inaugural event in June 2018, Belfast Zoo’s Sensory Day returns on Saturday 7 September 2019.
boy looking at animals
06 Aug 2019
Belfast Zoo is delighted to offer brand-new audio tours for the first time.
Citi volunteers swing by to lend a hand
29 Jul 2019
A group of 12 volunteers from Citi Bank recently braved the Northern Irish summer (all-day rain) to muck in with some essential maintenance around the zoo.
19 Jul 2019
Belfast Zoo has recently been awarded a silver award from professional body BIAZA (British & Irish Association of Zoos & Aquariums) for their dedication to red squirrel conservation.
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Wildlife Wonderland...

Date: 14 Dec 2019 - 15 Dec 2019

Hop on your sleigh and visit us this Christmas for a unique festive experience!...