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Snow at Belfast Zoo
08 Dec 2017
We are closed due to the ongoing weather conditions.
Tina the Asian elephant
06 Nov 2017
Yesterday we announced the sad news that Tina the Asian elephant has sadly passed away.
Winning photograph of our annual photo competition 2017
09 Oct 2017
The winners of our annual photographic competition have now been selected.
TripAdvisor certificate and meerkats
28 Sep 2017
We have recently been awarded the TripAdvisor certificate of excellence.
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.
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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...

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Love your zoo...

Date: 25 May 2019 - 27 May 2019

Swing by with your little monkeys to celebrate your local zoo and have a ZOOPER day o...

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Quiet Hour...

Date: 27 May 2019

Shhhh! Visitors on the autism spectrum and those with sensory requirements can enjoy ...

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Love your zoo...

Date: 01 Jun 2019 - 02 Jun 2019

Swing by with your little monkeys to celebrate your local zoo and have a ZOOPER day o...

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Dreamnight at Belfast Zoo 20...

Date: 07 Jun 2019

Dreamnight at the zoo is a special charity event that is held globally and hosted by ...

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Quiet Hour...

Date: 29 Jun 2019

Shhhh! Visitors on the autism spectrum and those with sensory requirements can enjoy ...