Opening times

ZSL London Zoo is open every day of the year except Christmas Day.

 

Opening times      
Dates Opening Last entry Closing
From 25 March 2016 10:00 17:00 18:00
From 5 September 2016 10:00 16:30 17:30
From 22 October 2016 10:00 16:00 17:00
From 31 October 2016 10:00 15:00 16:00

Please note: on Tuesday 9 August the Land of the Giants exhibit will not be open until midday.

  • ZSL London Zoo is open every day of the year except Christmas Day
  • Last admission is one hour before advertised closing time
  • Children under 16 will not be admitted without an adult
  • Some animal exhibits may close up to 30 minutes before closing time

Terms of entry

  • Permission must be obtained for all filming and photography for commercial purposes
  • Children under 16 will not be admitted without an adult
  • No dogs are allowed on the ZSL London Zoo premises
  • Bicycles are not allowed on Zoo premises
  • Rollerskates, rollerblades, skateboards are not allowed on Zoo premises. Children's scooters are permitted as long as they are supervised by an adult.
  • Heelys roller shoes must not be used as skates, but may be worn as shoes

 

Land of the Lions - new exhibit for 2016

Land of the Lions - coming soon

Land of the Lions opened in spring 2016 at ZSL London Zoo and will provide state-of-the-art facilities for a breeding group of endangered Asiatic lions, of which only 400 remain in the wild. 

Find out more about Land of the Lions

Book tickets online

Great savings when you book zoo tickets online in advance

Visitor information

With so much to see and do, a visit to ZSL London Zoo is the perfect day out for people of all ages.

Our Visitor Information page has all the information you need to plan your day.