World Camel Day

Join us here at ZSL London Zoo to help us celebrate our beautiful domestic Bactrian camels!

On Wednesday 22 June, we will be celebrating all things camel for World Camel Day 2022! 

Have you ever wondered how a camel is equipped to live in some of the hottest temperatures on earth? Join us and our desert dwelling beasts to find out!

We will be running a whole host of activities throughout the day including, keeper Q&A's, talks, quizzes, demonstrations and even the chance to make your own camel to take home!

Plus - join us at our camel demonstrations and answer our mystery camel question to be in with the chance of a special meet and greet afterwards!

Schedule of activity:

  • 11am - Camel talk, Q&A and demonstration
  • 2pm - Camel talk, Q&A and demonstration
  • 2.45pm - Camel walk
  • 4pm - Camel talk, Q&A and demonstration
  • All day - make your own camel 

All of the activities above will be taking place at our camel paddock in the Animal Adventure area of the zoo, beside Tiger Territory. 

So, visit ZSL London Zoo this World Camel Day and help us celebrate our two camels, Genghis and Noemie, and their wild counterparts. And find out more about wild camels here