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Chester Zoo

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Closed Now: 10:00 - 17:30
Open today: 10:00 - 17:30
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Well decided to visit on the last leg of our holiday from Wales and even though it’s not cheap... read more

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Enjoy coming here

This is the second time coming to the zoo they have done some changes since the last time (February... read more

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Charlotte M
Nottingham, England, United Kingdom
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We're the UK's number one charity zoo, with over 21,000 animals and 500 different species, including some of the most endangered species on the planet. With 1.9 million visitors every year, the zoo is an all-year round, full-day visitor attraction...more
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Upton-by-Chester, Chester CH2 1LH, England
+44 1244 380280
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Well decided to visit on the last leg of our holiday from Wales and even though it’s not cheap, it’s well worth the money. With only 6 hours to get round the whole park it was a challenge but we gave it a good go,...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is the second time coming to the zoo they have done some changes since the last time (February 2017) which makes the zoo look great 😊 all 11 of us had a brilliant day and took a picnic there was lovely benches to sit...More

Thank Charlotte M
Reviewed 2 days ago

Another really enjoyable day. Finally on 4th visit we saw the tigers and they were magnificent espically when one came right up to the window. Arrived at jaguars for feeding time. What a powerful animal. Made short work of lunch. Lots of babies around and...More

Thank handbagscotland
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Absolutely adore Chester Zoo! Never fails to impress me. I have been visiting this zoo now for many years, and each time I visit I never get bored. Chester Zoo is defiantly my favourite zoo, the animals are all cared for amazingly and the enclosures...More

Thank Chloe E
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is a great zoo with lots of different animals to see. It is easy to walk around or take wheelchairs. The staff were friendly and helpful. The prices was reasonable. Great day out for all the family.

Thank williamskdn
Reviewed 3 days ago

I am a powered wheel chair user and visit the zoo up to four times a year, through the seasons. I have encountered a few problems with parking - one of which the zoo has, having been informed of this particular problem, immediately acted on,...More

Thank 38John38
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Fabulous day out. Lots of animals to see and they all had large fabulous enclosures and were well looked after. We we there 5 hours as such a large site. I will be back

Thank Andrea P
Reviewed 3 days ago

Chester Zoo is a great Zoo as just about everyone knows. Lots of fascinating animals here in every shape, form and size. There was a well stocked cafe next to some amazingly pink flamingoes. They even had some donkeys in a pen as well. There...More

Thank r0selle6
Reviewed 3 days ago

fantastic zoo, very friendly staff, always lots to see. animals always look well cared for and you can tell that the volunteers and staff enjoy what they do and are very committed.

Thank geri1Glasgow
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Not been here since a school trip many years ago. It is a wonderful place to spend the day with lots of help around the place by volunteers and guides. It has grown since I was here last and even the elephants had forgotten me,...More

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1 October 2018|
Response from Lolatombola-22 |
There is An nhs discount, you receive 15 months membership instead of 12 months on your pass.
Di C
30 September 2018|
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Response from Sam R | Reviewed this property |
I believe it is and would recommend eating at the cafe at the end of the islands area, sorry can’t remember what it’s called. But it’s all a matter of opinion, if it’s your first time going you could always take a picnic if... More
20 August 2018|
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Response from Kimberley C | Reviewed this property |
I don’t think so but worth checking