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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.
meerkat eating a sandwich
24 Jan 2020
Our catering facilities are undergoing some changes which have impacted their opening times.
Baby bongo
17 Jan 2020
Belfast Zoo are celebrating the birth of a new eastern bongo.
zoo signage
27 Dec 2019
Belfast Zoo will be closed from Monday 6 January to Friday 10 January 2020 and from Monday 13 January to Friday 17 January 2020, opening only on weekends.
elephant eating a christmas tree
26 Dec 2019
Your kind tree donations will go towards providing our animals with enrichment, bedding and some festive fun!
rabbit
11 Dec 2019
We recently welcomed some new furry residents!
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world book day
World Book Day...

Date: 07 Mar 2020

Come and visit Belfast Zoo as we celebrate World Book Day on Saturday 7 March!...

St Patrick's Day at Belfast Zoo
St Patrick's Day...

Date: 15 Mar 2020

Celebrate St Patrick’s Day at Belfast Zoo!...

vicuna and babies
Mother’s Day Workshop...

Date: 22 Mar 2020

Say thank you to that special someone and spend quality time together in our beautifu...

lions at the zoo
Belfast Festival of Learning...

Date: 25 Mar 2020

We will be holding ‘Extinction in Focus’ workshops as part of the Belfast Festival of...

lions at the zoo
Belfast Festival of Learning...

Date: 26 Mar 2020

We will be holding ‘Extinction in Focus’ workshops as part of the Belfast Festival of...