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Covid restrictions

Updated on Wednesday 18 May 2022

Belfast Zoo is open to the public. 

Our top priority is keeping our staff, our animals and our visitors as safe as possible. The zoo has implemented a range of health and safety precautions to help provide a safe and enjoyable visit for everyone.

  • Online booking is recommended for all visitors except members.
  • Visitors must select a one-hour entry session when you book. There is no limit on how long you can stay in the zoo after entry.
  • A daily capacity limit is in place.
  • Visitors are advised to follow the recommended one-way system around the zoo.
  • Visitors are strongly encouraged to wear face coverings in indoor areas.
  • Visitors are reminded to wash and sanitise their hands regularly. Hand sanitiser stations are available throughout the zoo.
  • Protective screens are in place at staff contact points in the Visitor Centre.
  • Visitors should not come to the zoo if they have Covid-19 or symptoms of Covid-19.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Please email or call 028 9077 6277.

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