Boo at the Zoo

Boo at the Zoo returns for 2017!

Get set for a host of spooky goings on at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo this Halloween half term between 21-31 October.

Enjoy a spook-tacular range of Halloween-themed activities, animal demonstrations and hands-on crafts. Visitors can also enjoy special Halloween versions of the Zoo's popular animal talks.


Spooktacular activities and talks

There's so much to enjoy this Halloween at the Zoo:

  • Eerie Express, mischievous ghosts are stealing endangered animals. Can you help ZSL match the coloured ghost to the endangered animal to save them from extinction? 
  • Creepy crafts
  • Pumpkin patch
  • Magic and mayhem
  • The museum of fantastic creatures, come and explore the world of amazing animals in our fun, interactive exhibit Monster Mythbusters.
  • Ghastly Golf, 9 hole mini golf in the heart of the Zoo (£2.50 pp)


Show your wicked side with Halloween face painting

For children and adults alike, indulge in some devilish fun with our amazing face painting at Hullabazoo. There's a whole range of designs to choose, from pumpkins to spiders!

Please note additional charges apply for pumpkin carving and face painting. 

Pumpkin carving 

Create your own pumpkin designs at home with our templates: 

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Please make sure you carve your pumpkins under adult supervision.