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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  • Certificate of Excellence 2018

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Recent Reviews:

  • Metalgearmatt
    Meliden, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Amazing
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 21st January 2019
    Just the best place for young children. We have bought a year pass which worked out very good value. Read full review
  • Luvtravel201406
    Liverpool, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Amazing visit as alwags
    5 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 22nd January 2019
    I’ve been here a few times. My son and I visited as a group with his nursery. Grounds are all kept beautiful. There wasn’t a lot of animals out on the day when we visited. It looked like there was... Read full review
  • mogerrard
    Liverpool, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    One of my favourite places
    4 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 22nd January 2019
    I haven't been for a while but I love this zoo. I have been to zoos in America and Singapore, Scotland and Ireland but I still like this as one of the best. 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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