Groups & Schools

Because everything is so much better with friends

What better way to have fun with your friends or classmates than a visit to Blackpool Zoo? We love to welcome groups and schools which is why we offer some great extra benefits for group bookings and lots of support for teachers organising a school trip. Check out our prices today!

Additional benefits

Pre-booked schools and groups are also able to benefit from -

  • Pre-visit tickets
  • Free parking for coaches
  • Free admission for coach drivers

Important Information

  • The following discounted rates are term time only: School, SEN School, Student and Home Educators.
  • All prices are subject to change without prior notice. 
  • Child prices are for children ages 3-15 years. 2 years and under are free admission.
  • Blackpool Zoo members are charged admission as part of a school or group booking visit.
  • Schools or groups can not participate in the March Madness promotion.
  • To qualify for these school and group discounted rates, you must book with us at least 48 hours before your visit.
  • Peak prices follow the / in the table below, these are during the months of May, June, July and August.
  • All groups and schools must consist of 15 or more paying visitors.

Social Story

Our social story is a narrative to illustrate a school visit. The story shows the different situations from arrival at the Zoo to the animal and sensory experiences a student may encounter during the visit. We hope this helps some children understand and be prepared for their day trip to Blackpool Zoo.

Download our social story here.

Group

School group 2022 admission rates

SEN school 2022 admission rates

Student group 2022 admission rates

Home educator 2022 admission rates

Nursery, summer school and uniformed group 2022 admission rates

Organised group 2022 rates

(Groups of 15 paying visitors or more)

Child
£8.50 / £9.50
£8.50 / £9.50
£9.50 (+16 years old) / £10.50
£8.50 / £9.50
£8.50. / £9.50 (child 0-2 years old FREE)
£8.50 / £9.50
Adult
£10.50 / £11.50
£10.50 / £11.50
£10.50 / £11.50
£10.50 / £11.50
£12.50 / £13.50
£12.50 / £13.50
Teacher
£10.50 / £11.50
£10.50 / £11.50
£10.50 / £11.50
-
£12.50 / £13.50
Carer
-
-
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1 free carer per paying disabled visitor - proof required
Discounts
1 free adult for every 5 paying primary school children. 1 free adult for every 10 paying secondary school children.
1 free adult for every 5 paying children
1 free adult for every 10 paying students
1 free adult for every 5 paying primary school children. 1 free adult for every 10 paying secondary school children.
1 free adult for every 10 paying children

Have a question?

  • For any enquiries and to book please email
  • info@blackpoolzoo.org.uk
  • email
  • Call us on
  • 01253 830801
  • phone

Booking Enquiry Form

Please note - our enquiry line is not always manned, please leave a message and someone will get back to you. 

If enquiring by email, please include your name and contact details, the date of your visit, number of pupils and group leaders details.

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