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The Zoo is open!
ZSL Whipsnade Zoo has safely reopened
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Directions To Whipsnade Zoo

ZSL Whipsnade Zoo is the UK's biggest Zoo! Find out how to visit us.....

Parking and car admission

ZSL Whipsnade Zoo covers a large area, vehicles are permitted within the grounds at an additional cost.

Accessibility and Inclusivity

ZSL Whipsnade Zoo is considered reasonably wheelchair friendly.
WZ rules

Coronavirus Safety

We have introduced a number of measures to ensure a safe and enjoyable visit for all
Whipsnade Visitor Centre - outside view

Lost Property

Lost something during your visit to ZSL Whipsnade Zoo? You can report it as lost using the form below and one of...
A group of adults entertained by animals at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo

FAQs

Answers to our most frequently asked questions about the Zoo.
Little girl riding Micro Trike at Whipsnade Zoo pushed by dad in jeans

Micro Trikes

Micro Trikes are available to hire for toddlers for just £10 (£15 refundable deposit applies)
steam train whipsnade zoo

The Great Whipsnade Railway

The Great Whipsnade Railway is now open again, to take you on a journey past some of our amazing animals.
Catering at River Cottage Kitchen

Feeding Time at the Zoo

The zoo has a variety of on-site catering outlets, perfect for anyone feeling peckish
Meet the Giraffes at Whipsnade Zoo

Get closer the animals

Exciting opportunities to live animals close contact eperiences.
Our elephants play an important part in the European Endangered Species Breeding Programme

Daily events

Find out more about our daily zoo activities