Find serenity in the urban jungle
Gorilla Kingdom brings the African rainforest to the heart of London. Visitors can get breathtakingly close to our colony of western lowland gorillas in a natural and engaging environment.
ZSL runs projects to conserve western lowland gorillas in Gabon and mountain gorillas and eastern lowland gorillas in Democratic Republic of Congo.
Meet the Gorillas
Amazing animal facts on the western lowland gorilla, Gorilla gorilla gorilla, which you can see here at ZSL London Zoo.
Get up close in our kingdom
Our £5.3m Gorilla Kingdom enclosure took almost 18 months to build and is home to a colony of stunning western lowland gorillas
Gorilla keeper video
Female Mjukuu, or ‘Jookie’ as she’s nicknamed, might be the smallest female of the group, but certainly holds her own! She's a real character, who enjoys stealing food and can often be seen walking around with sacks on her head
Watch Effie trying to crack into her afternoon snack...