Chester Zoo Gardens

Upton by Chester, Chester, Cheshire, CH2 1EU

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Tel: 01244 380280

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Chester Zoological Gardens
  • Chester Zoological Gardens
  • Chester Zoological Gardens
  • Chester Zoological Gardens
  • Chester Zoological Gardens

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About Us

The Zoo is not just about animals - it's also home to award-winning gardens which reflect a passion for plants.

There are many gardens for you to explore in the zoo, which are all part of Cheshire's Gardens of Distinction and carefully maintained by our Horticulture and Botany team.

 

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Opening Times

Open 2021 (1 Jan 2021 - 31 Dec 2021)

Directions

Road Directions

Chester Zoo is open daily from 10 am and there’s free car parking. SAT NAV CH2 1EU.

Public Transport Directions

There is a direct bus link from Chester Railway Station to Chester Zoo running a frequent service. Find out more at www.chesterzoo.org/travel.

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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

4.5 of 5 stars
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Recent Reviews:

  • Fogey1
    Much, much more thought needed.
    2 of 5 stars
    Friday, 1st January 2021
    Make all the attractions wheelchair friendly - the Islands are a nightmare to negotiate. In fact I would say they are impassable. The fencing around the enclosures are of a height to block the... Read full review
  • Drake1540
    Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
    Fantastic family day out at Chester Zoo
    5 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 31st January 2021
    Children love the immediate wow factor of the elephants and the rhino as you enter the zoo. The clever design means that they are hooked on the excitement as soon as you enter. My top tip would be... Read full review
  • tonyprobb
    An Amazing Zoo
    4 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 24th February 2021
    As a Family we love Chester Zoo and have been members for years. So much to see and do. Only issue is the patterning on pavements and anti slip strips on the bridges especially around islands make... Read full review

Facilities

Accessibility

  • All Areas Accessible to Disabled Visitors
  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors
  • Ramp / Level Access
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors

Catering

  • On-Site café/restaurant
  • Picnic Site

Parking & Transport

  • On site parking
  • Parking (free)

Payment Methods

  • American Express accepted
  • Delta accepted
  • Diners Club accepted
  • JCB accepted
  • Maestro accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Solo accepted
  • TIC Staff Admitted Free
  • Visa accepted

Provider Facilities

  • Civil Weddings
  • Conference facilities
  • Toilets

Provider Features

  • Indoor Attraction
  • Marketing Cheshire Member
  • Outdoor Attraction

Target Markets

  • Family Fun
  • Marketed Towards Families

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Demonstrations Given
  • Educational Visits Accepted
  • Guided Tours Available for Groups
  • Guided Tours Available for Individuals

Contact Us

Tel: 01244 380280

Tel: 01244 380280

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