As an extra safety precaution during some of our busier days, we will have an increased security presence on site and will be carrying out random bag checks. Thank you for your cooperation and patience at this time.
EleFest 2019 - Members Conservation Evening - Saturday 6th July 2019
Save the date! details to follow.
Gold Members' Day - Sunday 15th September 2019
Save the date! Gold Members are invited to join us for a tour around the zoo followed by refreshments. You'll then be able to hear from and ask questions of some of our senior staff before taking part in an interactive animal enrichment session. If you would like to attend the event but are not yet a Gold Member - you can upgrade your membership for a small fee, just pop into Reception on your next visit. Invitations will be sent out to our Gold Members before the summer.
Future Members' Presentations: dates TBC
What do zoo keepers actually do?
An opportunity to meet our staff and learn more about what really happens behind the scenes
Somebody Swallowed Stanley – Sarah Roberts
Celebrity meet and greet! - Sarah studied at Myerscough College and started her career at Blackpool Zoo. She is now a celebrated author of the children’s book ‘Somebody Swallowed Stanley’ and tv personality. Sarah will be sharing her secrets, reading her story and signing copies of her book.
Wildlife Learning – Education team
Is that a dinosaur bone? - A chance to get hands on with artefacts and animals. Visit our new research centre and be the first to find out our summer season plans.
Feeding 1000 hungry mouths! - Learn how we source, prepare and distribute food and bedding to our animals
What might we know that you won’t? Research Round-up
Discover the findings of our research projects including the exclusive results of our elephant projects.