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red-bellied blue magpie chick
30 Aug 2017
Our baby boom continues as two red-billed blue magpies have recently hatched.
Lord Mayor Nuala McAlister opens the Buzz Stop
25 Aug 2017
Belfast Lord Mayor, councillor Nuala McAllister, officially opened our new Buzz Stop today.
Lord Mayor Nuala McAlister
23 Aug 2017
Lord Mayor Nuala McAllister came along to Belfast Zoo.
Two Utila iguanas
18 Aug 2017
Belfast Zoo is celebrating another conservation success this summer, as three Utila iguanas hatched on 6 July 2017 and can now be seen in the reptile and amphibian house!
Irish honeybees
15 Aug 2017
On Wednesday 2 August 2017, we welcomed the arrival of a colony of 2,000 Irish black honeybees.
Inclusive guide
03 Aug 2017
Following the success of our first quiet hour this July our team has developed a new inclusive visual guide for visitors to use when planning their visit.
Red squirrel
28 Jul 2017
We are celebrating another conservation success with the birth of five red squirrel kittens.
Crowned sifaka
21 Jul 2017
We are jumping for joy with the arrival of a crowned sifaka baby.
Yellow mongoose
14 Jul 2017
We have recently become home to a brother and sister pair of yellow mongoose.
Southern pudu
06 Jul 2017
Our zoo keepers have said ‘hello deer’ to the latest arrival as the world’s smallest deer, the Southern pudu, has given birth.
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Date: 22 Apr 2019 - 20 Sep 2019

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Date: 05 Oct 2019

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Date: 19 Oct 2019

Join Jessops award-winning Level 1 photography course for complete beginners in the u...

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Date: 26 Oct 2019 - 27 Oct 2019

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