With over 800 animals to see and a plethora of fantastic shows and interactive experiences, London Zoo is a great day out for the whole family. Set in the heart of Regents Park, London Zoo has been enthralling visitors for over 150 years.
Explore the Land of the Lions, the Tiger Territory and the Gorilla Kingdom or learn all about the Rainforest Life in one of the many insightful talks held daily. And you cannot possibly come to London Zoo without experiencing the classic feeding time at Penguin Beach – there are fun and games to be had in every area of the zoo!
Kids are encouraged to explore the treetop village and the secret underground world, as well as interact with some of their favourite creatures in the safe environment of the ‘Touch Zone’. And guests of all ages can ‘Meet the Monkeys’ in the biggest enclosure of its kind in Britain.
There is so much to see at London Zoo, one day might not be enough time to do it all! Buy your ticket from us and get priority entry access at no extra cost giving you more time to see one of the city’s premier attractions.
London Zoo On-Site Activities 2019
The Secret Life of the Zoo
Dates: 24 July - 1 September
Journey on a fun family trail and discover the secret life of London Zoo with a peek into what goes on behind the scenes.
Animal Adventure at ZSL London Zoo
Discover eagle owls and porcupines, mongooses and meerkats - and plenty more at ZSL London Zoo’s all new Animal Adventure. Journey through the immersive exhibit with specially designed low barriers for young animal fans to feel like they’re right in the heart of the action! There’s also a new play area and water splash zone making it the ultimate zoo experience for young pups.
Zoo It Yourself
Give the kids a taste of life behind the scenes of London Zoo in a fun-packed, role-playing experience over the summer holidays.
Animal Talks, Feeds and Demonstrations
Plan a fantastic day around the amazing animal chats, feeds and demonstrations happening throughout the day! Meet our playful Otter duo as they enjoy snack time, discover the amazing skills at Tiger Time and witness Animals in Action.
Opening Hours (last admission one hour before closing):
31 March 2019 - 1 September 2019* 10:00am - 6:00pm
2 September 2019 - 26 October 2019 10:00am - 5.00pm
27 October 2019 - 14 February 2020 10:00am - 4:00pm
* Please note, the Zoo will close at 5:00pm for Zoo Nights on the following Fridays: 7 June, 14 June, 21 June, 28 June, 5 July, 12 July, 19 July and 26 July 2019.
Disabled Access: Wheelchair access is available throughout the park however as the Zoo contains a lot of listed buildings some have minor restrictions.
Parking space subject to availability. Only valid in conjunction with a paid for Zoo entry ticket.
In order to gain entry you must present a printed copy of your voucher.
Last admission is one hour before closing time.
Some animal exhibits may close up to 30 minutes before closing time.
Please take your voucher/confirmation to the prepaid ticket office along with photo ID to collect your entrance tickets to London Zoo.
Child ages: 3-15. Children under 3 are free. Children under 16 will not be admitted without an adult
Find out more about the venue's location and how to get there.
Exit the station on the right-hand side and walk along Parkway. Continue walking up Parkway for about 6 minutes until you reach Prince Albert Road. Turn right into Prince Albert Road and continue for about five minutes until you reach the traffic-li