Some of the Discovery Centre exhibits are currently closed, as we go through the process of relocating and expanding those exhibits elsewhere. Phase one of this process was the opening of the new Butterfly House, with more exciting developments to follow.
We thank you for your patience during this transitional phase and apologies for any inconvenience caused.
Discover invertebrates abound, from the locusts, tarantulas, Geoffroy's marmosets, mata mata turtle, yellow foot tortoises, iguanas and saki monkeys.
Discover 5 fascinating facts about the African hunting dog ahead of our brand new exhibit opening at the Zoo this Saturday!
Don't mind me mum... Happy Mother's Day!
There's only one week to go until our African hunting dog exhibit opens to the public for the very first time!
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#TBT to when our adorable pygmy hippo Ziama was only a month old!
It's International Happiness Day!
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Do your kids love PAW Patrol?
Well, have we got a treat for you this Easter as PAW Patrol pups Chase and Marshall join us at the Zoo on 8 & 9 April. Little ones will have the chance to meet the heroic pups and take part in our exciting Pup Pup Boogie sessions.
Meet some of the latest arrivals at the Zoo this spring, such as our beautiful sitatunga calf.
Throwback to when adorable Asian elephant Elizabeth was just a day old!
Take on a new challenge for wildlife this summer as we host the first ever ZSL Whipsnade Walk!
Starting at the Zoo, the walk follows the Icknield Way Trail towards Dunstable Downs and the Chilterns Gateway Centre, followed by picturesque views around Kensworth Quarry before heading back down and around to the finish.
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