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Flamingo
10 Jul 2017
Forget Love Island this summer, our keepers have been busy matchmaking a flock of 41 flamingos.
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.
A porcupinea at Belfast Zoo
27 Jun 2017
Belfast Zoo has welcomed some prickly new arrivals, as eleven Cape porcupines arrived on 9 June 2017 and can now be seen in their new home!
Two baby lemurs
23 Jun 2017
We recently announced the birth of three baby white-belted ruffed lemurs and asked for your help to name them!
Gentoo penguin chick
15 Jun 2017
Our feathered friends are celebrating Father’s Day as nine gentoo penguin chicks have recently hatched.
A preview of our interactive photography base
14 Jun 2017
We have teamed up with local company, JPB Events to provide a new and interactive element to your day out.
Dreamnight
08 Jun 2017
Belfast Zoo opened its doors on Friday evening for Dreamnight, a special charity event for 250 families from the Cancer Fund for Children, Northern Ireland Children’s Hospice and the Royal Victoria Hospital for Sick Children.
Queenie as a calf in 2014
05 Jun 2017
We have said a fond farewell to some of our animals this week as they have started their journeys to new homes.
Lemur baby
25 May 2017
We are celebrating the arrival of three critically endangered white-belted ruffed lemurs and we need your help naming the wide-eyed wonders.
Daisy keeps an eye on Gilbert
18 May 2017
Friday 19 May 2017 is endangered species day, a day aimed at recognising the conservation efforts to protect the wildlife and habitats of the world.
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Dreamnight
Dreamnight...

Date: 01 Jun 2018

Dreams will come true at our 14th annual Dreamnight at the Zoo event!...

Sensory day
Sensory day...

Date: 30 Jun 2018

We are proud to be a family-friendly visitor attraction and we are committed to makin...

Adopters’ Day
Adopters’ Day...

Date: 18 Aug 2018

Animal adopters are invited to our exclusive animal adopter’s day which takes place e...

Boo at the zoo
Boo at the zoo...

Date: 27 Oct 2018 - 28 Oct 2018

Dust the cobwebs off your favourite costume and jump on your broomstick to Belfast Zo...

Wildlife Wonderland
Wildlife Wonderland...

Date: 01 Dec 2018

We are preparing for a different kind of arrival this festive season, as Santa Claus ...