Bring the whole family to Chester Zoo

Discover over 11,000 wonderful animals and 400 species including some of the most endangered in the world at Chester Zoo, one of the most popular days out in Cheshire for families.

From the magnificent elephants and rhinos to the delicate butterflies, there is a different animal to see around every corner of this amazing 110 acres of award winning gardens. Enjoy daily animal talks, children’s play areas, themed gardens and a choice of restaurants and kiosks – there is something to suit everyone’s tastes. Kids and grown ups alike will love the Zoofari monorail, offering a giraffe’s eye view of the zoo. Or take things a little easier and relax on the Waterbus.

Chester Zoo is the most visited zoo in the UK and a conservation and education charity committed to preventing extinction.

As featured on Channel 4’s “Secret Life of the Zoo”, there’s plenty to see and do, with over 20,000 animals and 128 acres of zoological gardens to explore.

Download the zoo map and discover what wonderful wildlife is waiting to be discovered and help plan your visit. Chester Zoo is 23 miles from Rookery Hall.

Local attractions and things to do in the area may not be open all year round and may require pre-booking. Please check the attraction website before visiting to avoid disappointment.

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