The park is home to a breeding pair of red pandas, female Chestnut and the recent arrival from the Welsh Mountain Zoo, male Tao Tao.
Blackpool Zoo Director, Darren Webster, was delighted to receive the accolade of Leisure Business of the Year at the prestigious BIBA (Be Inspired in Business) Awards at a ceremony at the Tower on Friday, 12th September.
Our tiger cub twins have been named after presenters on the UK’s longest running, and best loved, children’s TV progamme Blue Peter.
Located next to the brand new Orangutan Outlook, this unique play area has just opened.
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.