Belfast Zoo
Show Menu
Show Search

News and events

baby giraffe
27 Jun 2019
Belfast Zoo’s latest addition, the Rothschild’s giraffe calf, will be taking his first steps outside soon!
Popcorn and Peanut, our little flamingo chicks
14 Jun 2019
Do you remember our little flamingo chicks Popcorn and Peanut?
Dreamnight
14 Jun 2019
On 7 June 2019, Belfast Zoo opened its doors for the 15th annual Dreamnight charity event.
praire dogs
11 Jun 2019
Our latest litter of prairie dogs has brought a huge “pup”ulation boom to the colony, it is estimated that there has been around 17 prairie dog pups born.
lemur and camera
10 Jun 2019
Belfast Zoo is delighted to offer a number of photography workshops in partnership with Jessops Academy.
dreamnight
06 Jun 2019
Belfast Zoo will be hosting our annual invite only charity event, Dreamnight, on Friday 7 June 2019 from 5.30pm to 8.30pm.
Love Your Zoo
24 May 2019
We will be offering free walking tours* on Sunday 26 May and Sunday 2 June .
Francois's langur
20 May 2019
‘Zooper’ news! We are excited to announce the birth of an endangered animal at the Belfast Zoo. We are welcoming an adorable baby François’s langur, born 23 April to mother Nicoline and father AJ.
sign video
17 May 2019
Belfast has become the first council in Northern Ireland to provide a dedicated sign language service for deaf residents.
opening hours
16 May 2019
We have changes to our opening times for a number of dates in June 2019 due to events taking place.
Previous  1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9  10  11  Next
camera
Could you be our next big wi...

Date: 22 Apr 2019 - 20 Sep 2019

Get ready to ‘zoom’ in and get those amazing snaps for our annual photography competi...

science behind the zoo
Science behind the Zoo...

Date: 05 Oct 2019

Join our zoo educators, curators and veterinary staff for a fun-filled day of learnin...

camera
Jessops Level 1 Photography ...

Date: 19 Oct 2019

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

halloween
Boo at the Zoo...

Date: 26 Oct 2019 - 27 Oct 2019

Join Belfast Zoo for the award-winning spooktacular Halloween event with fang-tastic ...