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Junior Keeper
10 Dec 2018
Many children dream of becoming a zoo keeper when they grow up, and now Belfast Zoo is offering the chance for young animal lovers to try out their career aspirations with a new ‘junior keeper for a day’ experience.
Gorilla
03 Dec 2018
Are you doing a clear out before Christmas and thinking of dumping some old clothes that are gathering dust in your wardrobe?
red panda
22 Nov 2018
Belfast Zoo is celebrating the birth of endangered twin red panda cubs!
wolf
19 Nov 2018
Belfast Zoo has recently welcomed a female maned wolf from Plock Zoo in Poland. Wendy was born on 17 December 2017 and arrived in Belfast on 20 October 2018. She will soon join Belfast’s male maned wolf, Logan!
Dino News
18 Nov 2018
Belfast Zoo has a ‘ZOO-RASSIC DINO DEAL’ for all of their visitors this November, to celebrate the arrival of the Natural History Museum’s iconic Diplodocus dinosaur skeleton, Dippy, to the Ulster Museum!
Penguin Presents
16 Nov 2018
P-P-Pick up a ‘zooper’ gift that they will never forget with a bit of help from Belfast Zoo!
Belfast Zoo squirrels
14 Nov 2018
We are delighted to announce that Belfast Zoo’s red squirrels will feature in an upcoming episode of the new BBC Northern Ireland series “The Chronicles of Mourne".
Flamingos
13 Nov 2018
Zoo keeper, Geraldine Murphy, has had her hands full over the last few weeks as she has been hand-rearing the first ever Chilean flamingos to hatch at Belfast Zoo!
Award for Linda
09 Nov 2018
Belfast Zoo’s senior keeper, Linda Frew, recently won the ‘best 10 minute presentation’ award for her presentation on crate training Belfast Zoo’s Temminck’s golden cat.
Kabus and Kinabalu
06 Nov 2018
Belfast Zoo has said a fond farewell to Sumatran tigers, Kabus and Kinabalu, who have moved to new homes as part of a European Endangered Species breeding programme.
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Date: 22 Apr 2019 - 20 Sep 2019

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

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Jessops Level 1 Photography ...

Date: 20 Jul 2019

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

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Quiet Hour...

Date: 28 Jul 2019

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Explorer’s Club...

Date: 29 Jul 2019 - 02 Aug 2019

Keep your little explorer’s busy this summer with the adventure of a lifetime at Belf...

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Adopter’s Day...

Date: 10 Aug 2019

Belfast Zoo’s annual adopter’s day includes early bird entry and a guided tour of the...

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Adopter's Days...

Date: 10 Aug 2019 - 17 Aug 2019

We have two Adopter's Day events at Belfast Zoo this August....