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29/04/2015

Since it’s opening last summer, Orangutan Outlook has been giving visitors a unique opportunity to come face to face with our four Bornean Orangutans – If you’re lucky enough to capture the moment you met one of these great apes in a photo, we’d love to see it!

01/04/2015

With a whole host of species, from Australian rainbow lorikeets to white-browed coucals, birds make up over a third of the collection here at Blackpool Zoo but are often overlooked.

26/03/2015

The arrival of a whole host of gorgeous babies has paved the way for Blackpool Zoo to be an unmissable experience this Easter. 

20/03/2015

Armed with grapes, a target stick and a clicker, Trainee Keeper Jake has spent the past 10 weeks working with and training Tao Tao, our male red panda.

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Blackpool Zoo is Open!

As part of Step 2 of the national roadmap out of lockdown we are allowed to open once again.  

However, we will not be allowed to open most indoor areas: the indoor eating area of the cafe is closed, as are the indoor viewing area of animal houses including elephants, big cats, giraffes, small primates, gorillas and orangutans. These animals all have access to their outdoor enclosures, however they may take themselves inside during inclement weather.  Lemur Wood and Rainbow Landings remain closed.

A full list of restrictions and measures in place can be found here.  Please ensure you read them before you book your tickets as they are non-refundable and non-exchangeable.

We really look forward to welcoming you back to Blackpool Zoo.