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News - November 2015

26/11/2015

Keeper Alyx is set to continue her in-depth studies into the unique characteristics of sealions’ whiskers after being awarded funding to study for a doctorate.

16/11/2015

Our busiest year on record ended with a welcome surprise in the form of the Visit Lancashire Award for the Large Visitor Attraction.

13/11/2015

Vicky was born in Blackpool on 17th June 1984, however shortly after her birth she was rejected by her mother and had to be hand reared by her keepers

12/11/2015

Born on 23rd May 2002, Summer is the baby of the group.

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The health of our zoo family, which includes our visitors, staff and animals, is our top priority. In light of the most recent advice from Public Health England and the government, we have closed Blackpool Zoo at until further notice.

Please be assured that our dedicated keeper team will continue to provide the best care for our animals during the closure.

If you’ve booked tickets for any day during this closure, you can exchange them for any other date in 2020 or we can provide a refund. Please send your booking details to tickets@blackpoolzoo.org.uk.

We’ll keep you informed through our website and social media channels. We apologise for any disappointment and thank you for your patience.

We really look forward to welcoming you back to Blackpool Zoo when we re-open.

Stay safe everyone.