ZSL London Zoo has been named one of the top 10 paid UK attractions by VisitEngland, with a huge 33% increase in visitors from the previous year.
Over the past year, tourism in the UK has shot up by a massive 5%, with London seeing the largest increase in tourist footfall. Earlier on in the year, the UK Office for National Statistics announced that London had become the most popular city for tourist, beating out arch-rivals – Paris.
It is with great delight that ZSL London Zoo is part of this boom in London popularity, with the 188 year-old landmark joining fellow historical sites on the list, such as St Paul’s Cathedral and Tower of London.
VisitEngland Chief Executive James Berresford said: “Attractions in England are core to England’s tourism offer and we are so fortunate to have such a wonderful and wide variety of indoor and outdoor attractions to suit all visitors.”
Whether they were trying to catch a glimpse of our tiger cubs or going ape over our gorillas, over 1.2 million visitors were welcomed through London Zoo’s doors.
Make sure you don’t miss out on the fun by booking your tickets now!