Chester Zoo
Chester Zoo
06/27/2017 at 10:11. Facebook
Meet in Bembe Coffee Shop before you head out in to the zoo and get all of the latest news and top tips for getting the best out of your visit. This FREE 30 minute talk will be led by our tour guides and will include advice about avoiding queues, the best routes to spot your favourite animal and any exciting news about new arrivals or opportunities you shouldn’t miss.

The welcome talk...
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Meet in Bembe Coffee Shop before you head out in to the

Welcome Talk: An Expert's Guide To The Zoo

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Sian Bowles
Chester Zoo
Chester Zoo
06/27/2017 at 09:49. Facebook
A chance to visit the zoo before we officially open for the day. You’ll get to see some of the morning routines of the keepers and the animals and will enjoy the beautiful surroundings of the zoo before anyone else. One of our guides will be there with you to point out the highlights.

We love being in the zoo at this time of day so can’t wait for you to join us for an early morning stroll....
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A chance to visit the zoo before we officially open for the

Guided Tour: Early Morning At The Zoo

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Marc HB
Zoe Lindop
Jessica Leanne Davies
Chester Zoo
Chester Zoo
06/27/2017 at 09:42. Facebook
A relaxing tour around the zoo, travelling in style! It’s your chance to explore and get a glimpse of the early morning routines of some of the animals and keepers, before we open the zoo. A truly unique view of life at the zoo.

The tour begins at 8am with a 30min safety briefing and segway driving lesson before the tour begins. The tour ends at the main entrance where you'll then be...
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A relaxing tour around the zoo travelling in style Its your chance

Guided Tour: Dawn Segway Tour

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Sophie Thompson
Michelle Best
Ruth Burton-Moolman
Chester Zoo
Chester Zoo
06/24/2017 at 07:30. Facebook
Our new bear cub is a real head-turner!
Our new bear cub is a real headturner
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JO Davies
Jane Barwood
Chester Zoo
Chester Zoo
06/22/2017 at 18:58. Facebook
What's cuter than a baby bear? NOTHING

Tag a friend and make their day!
Whats cuter than a baby bear NOTHING Tag a friend and make
Nikki Norris
Olivia Wherrit
Rebecca Billington
Chester Zoo
Chester Zoo
06/22/2017 at 11:51. Facebook
Andean bear Lima has something very special to show you ❤
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Lucy Merchant
Gemma Murdoch
Chester Zoo
Chester Zoo
06/21/2017 at 14:06. Facebook
It's World Giraffe Day!

Here's a throwback to the beautiful moment Rothschild's giraffe calf Narus arrived into the world ❤

We're working provide a vital safety-net population in zoos and are helping protect one of the last remaining populations of Rothschild's giraffe in Uganda, Africa.

Stand tall for these gentle giants:
Jackee Whale
Debra Todd
Sue Odam
Chester Zoo
Chester Zoo
06/21/2017 at 11:17. Facebook
We think you should watch this video of Rico the sloth in a tree!
Heather Harrington
Melita Thelwell
Liz Davison
Chester Zoo
Chester Zoo
06/21/2017 at 08:42. Facebook
Join us on Saturday 8 July for an introduction to wildlife monitoring and surveying on our nature reserve.

Have you been inspired by TV programmes like Springwatch? Do you feel like you want to start nature watching yourself but don’t know where to start? Well these sessions are perfect for you!

Join us for a stroll around our Nature Reserve as we discover what wildlife is living down there....
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Join us on Saturday 8 July for an introduction to wildlife monitoring

Pondlife: Introduction to Wildlife Monitoring Workshop

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Vickie Gray
Trisha Jaimie Hughes
Kathryn Griffin
Happy Father's Day! ❤
Happy Fathers Day
Amy Louise
Joyce Darvill
Wendy Blaydes
Happy Father's Day to all the inspirational dads out there.

Our own George Mottershead, father of two children and one zoo, was an inspiration to millions. We salute you George.

Send us a photo of your inspirational dad at Chester Zoo today.
Happy Father's Day to all the inspirational dads out there
Sue Holleron
Lynne Craddock
Leigh O'Sullivan
Rico the sloth is hangin' out in the sun! ☀☀☀☀
Rico the sloth is hangin' out in the sun ☀️☀️☀️☀️
Emma Safhill
Kim Barlow
Sara Chadwick
Sarikei's baby boy has a name... meet Tombol!

Since birth keepers have nicknamed the little one 'Button' and that's exactly what his new name means in Indonesia
Nikki Prew
Loraine Lawson
Sue Allen
Congratulations to Sidney, Austin, Deseree, Rhys, Billie, Rosie, Harry & Ava for being part of our very own Children's ITV ad. We loved seeing your animal inspired ‘Sharezies’ #letsplayatchesterzoo
Christina Djebah
On Saturday 12 August we're holding our very own sponsored walk around the zoo to raise money for our Never Forget campaign.

The day will give you and your herd chance to walk around the zoo before we’re open to the public, with plenty of staff lining the route to answer any questions and offer support. You may even spot a few famous faces off the telly!

Registration starts at 9am with the...
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On Saturday 12 August were holding our very own sponsored walk around

Summer Stampede!

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Livvie Clark
Caroline Keavey
Peter Francom
Join our keepers and zoo rangers for series of FREE talks and learn how we keep our animals fit and healthy (both physically and mentally) using enrichment.

There are many different ways we do this... it can be physical (a climbing frame or new perch in their enclosure), cognitive (a problem solving activity), sensory (a scent trail) or nutrition related (providing different types of food or...
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Join our keepers and zoo rangers for series of FREE talks and

Enrichment Day

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Clare Molloy
Stephanie Hughes
Stephanie Hughes
86 years ago, a man named George Mottershead opened the UK's first 'zoo without bars' in Chester, with animal welfare at its heart.


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Me You and the Zoo - Memory

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Ann Goodwin
Debbie Gallagher
Jaguars Napo & Goshi = relationship goals! #Caturday
Janine Hurst
Emma Louise Durston
Ebony Ava Johnson
PUDDLE SCIENCE

We take puddles very, VERY seriously. And with the forecast a little wet we're on the lookout for some budding scientists to help us investigate our puddles for splashability, size, depth and even duck-to-puddle ratio!

So grab your wellies and join our Zoo Rangers on Saturday, 10.30-11.30am and 3-4pm. It’s FREE to get involved (normal zoo admission applies) and everyone’s...
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PUDDLE SCIENCE We take puddles very VERY seriously And with the forecast

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Darren Ambrose
Nick Britnell
Teresa Edwards
Take a break! Enjoy a moment to meet our beautiful new Indochinese box turtle.

Sadly these turtles are critically endangered due to the illegal wildlife trade, but this new hatchling is a wonderful boost to the species. Cute as a button and not much bigger!
Louise Jeanette Cater
Michael Urquhart
Jayne Totney