Chester Zoo Gardens

Upton by Chester, Chester, Cheshire, CH2 1EU

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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.

 

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:

  • feechurch
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Best Zoo
    5 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 15th November 2018
    I have grown up lucky enough to have experienced a number of zoos up and down the country. Some better than others but Chester is by far the best. The diverse range of animals is far superior than... Read full review
  • Duncan M
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Cold but good
    5 of 5 stars
    Friday, 16th November 2018
    Had a good day wondering round the zoo, although quite a few animals were inside there was still lots to see and the inside enclosures were well heated. The human food and drink was of good quality... Read full review
  • Sparky712
    Blackpool, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Amazing day
    5 of 5 stars
    Friday, 16th November 2018
    We had a an amazing day out at Chester zoo, I can remember bits from when I was a child and to bring my son back again was great, some fantastic animals to see, and the lazy boat was great to, only... 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

Opening Times

Open 2018 (1 Jan 2018 - 31 Dec 2018)

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