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Events | 17 December 2022 - 18 December 2022

Wildlife Wonderland at Belfast Zoo

Over two weekends in December, visitors will notice a touch of magic in the air at Belfast Zoo as we get into the festive spirit f...

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Rare new-born monkey gets a helping hand from keeper Geraldine

News | 18 August 2021

Rare new-born monkey gets a helping hand from keeper Geraldine

The rare François' langur primate is only three months old and is still being carefully looked after and bottle-fed by Belfast Zoo...

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Minister for the Economy, Gordon Lyons, visits the zoo

News | 5 August 2021

Minister for the Economy, Gordon Lyons, visits the zoo

On Tuesday 3 August, we were delighted to welcome Minister for the Economy, Gordon Lyons to the zoo.

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Belfast Zoo celebrates success with three BIAZA Awards

News | 28 July 2021

Belfast Zoo celebrates success with three BIAZA Awards

Belfast Zoo is celebrating industry success with the British and Irish Association of Zoos and Aquarium Awards (BIAZA).

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Ability Café is roaring to go at the Lion’s Den this summer

News | 1 July 2021

Ability Café is roaring to go at the Lion’s Den this summer

Belfast Zoo is delighted to announce that the large café at the bottom of the zoo reopens for “sit-in” dining on Friday 9 July.

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Visitors receive surprise with live giraffe birth

News | 24 May 2021

Visitors receive surprise with live giraffe birth

An endangered Rothschild’s giraffe was born in Belfast Zoo on Thursday 13 May 2021 in view of hundreds of visitors!

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