School visits to ZSL London Zoo

London Zoo schools session

Welcome to ZSL London Zoo – a centre of learning for more than 180 years!

Bring your pupils along for a visit at ZSL London Zoo and discover all that ZSL has to offer. Explore and enjoy, learn and get closer than ever to our animals with our daily events.

With a special program designed to fit school groups of all shapes and sizes, ZSL London Zoo is the perfect education choice.


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Education sessions

Sensations education session
We provide unique learning sessions for all ages and abilities.

Choose from primary, secondary and post-16 studies programmes as part of your education session.

Education sessions


Pre-visit checklist

Use our helpful checklist to make sure you are fully prepared for your school visit to ZSL London Zoo.

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Risk assessment

Learn more about the healthy and safety rules in place for schools visiting ZSL London Zoo, and download a copy of our risk assessment.

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Living Nativity - 28 Nov - 14 Dec 2016

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Experience the magic of Christmas by enjoying ZSL London Zoo’s Living Nativity - a special Education event.

As you journey through the scenes of the nativity you will meet the Wise Men and their camels, see Mary in the stable and talk to the Shepherds as they tend their flock.

Suitable for Reception, Year 1 and Year 2 classes with accompanying adults.

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