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Chester Zoo

Type:Family Friendly

Chester Zoo
Caughall Road

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Chester Zoo

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Recent Reviews:

  • jeffoclarko
    Whitchurch, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Monkey Business
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 19th November 2018
    Great place to visit, so much to see and do impossible to do it all properly in one day. Sunday was family day,very well attended ,parking was well organised ,no problems on entry and exit. Our... Read full review
  • Nathan W
    London, England, United Kingdom
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    So lucky to have this on our doorstep
    5 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 20th November 2018
    As per the title! Such a privilege to have this locally, the team there are so dedicated —and even the food offering is fairly decent. We have a family pass which makes it convenient to call in for a... Read full review
  • David B
    A must while visiting Chester
    5 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 20th November 2018
    Have been several times to the zoo, it’s a great place to visit, we bought an all day ticket for the mono rail which you really need, due to the amount of walking. All the animals look well and cared... Read full review


Road Directions

The motorway and road network means that Chester Zoo is easy to reach from all over the UK, and you can visit in under two hours from as far as Birmingham or Leeds. From the M56, Junction 14, or M53 Junction 12, follow the brown signs to Chester Zoo. The postcode for sat nav is CH2 1EU. The zoo is also clearly signed on the A41 Chester road. The zoo is on the national cycle network and there are cycle racks at both the main and pedestrian entrance.


Sunday bus service is now the same as weekdays. DB2 service – entrance via bridal path now so this needs updating as it is on

Dates and Opening Times

Open All Year (Apart from Christmas Day and Boxing Day) (1 Jan 2018 - 31 Dec 2018)

* The zoo opens at 10am, please check for individual closing times.

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