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.

 

Opening Times

Open 2019 (1 Jan 2019 - 31 Dec 2019)

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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Recent Reviews:

  • fuerteholic
    north wales
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Chester zoo
    2 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 24th March 2019
    Visited today, it was very disappointing because there appeared to be so many empty enclosures. At first we didn't think too much of it but eventually we just expected not to see anything much. The... Read full review
  • BethanyBaker96
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Fantastic birthday visit to the zoo!
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 25th March 2019
    We visited on Saturday for my boyfriends birthday. The staff were friendly and it was fabulous to see the animals. It was nice to see that the majority of the animals had huge enclosures and they all... Read full review
  • Richard G
    Regrettable Experience.
    2 of 5 stars
    Monday, 25th March 2019
    Expensive and very disappointing. Many enclosures empty. Big game animals housed in small, inadequate compounds. The TV programme paints a very different picture compared to the reality.In general... 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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