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
    • Excellent
      10318
    • Very Good
      3144
    • Average
      1045
    • Poor
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    Recent Reviews:

    • carlg973
      Completely frustrated that we saw more closed signs than animals
      1 of 5 stars
      Sunday, 16th May 2021
      I'm writing to express my complete disappointment with our visit to Chester zoo as my family and I was completely frustrated that we saw more closed signs than animals. I understand that they wanted... Read full review
    • C8099IQchriss
      United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Family
      Very expensive considering it’s not fully open and there’s not much to do and see. Prices should have been lowered.
      2 of 5 stars
      Monday, 17th May 2021
      Understand things aren’t normal given the circumstances and certain areas and attractions are closed, but the limitations on what you can see or do should be reflected by a lower price. Prices... Read full review
    • lrod1986
      Warwickshire, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Family
      Lovely zoo. Would visit again
      4 of 5 stars
      Monday, 17th May 2021
      Lovely zoo So many different areas to explore and a wide range of different animals Covid ruined it slightly for us as it was pouring down with rain for most of the day so the animals were inside... 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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