Bristol Zoo Gardens have re-opened, subject to Government restrictions. Please check directly on their website and/or social media channels for the latest updates.
Bristol Zoo Gardens is the perfect fresh-air destination, set within 12 acres of award-winning gardens. Discover over 300 incredible animal species from around the globe, including many endangered species.
Marvel at adorable youngsters, including two cheeky western lowland gorillas, a sleepy sloth and a tiny mouse deer, among many others! Discover wondrous creatures in Bug World, the Aquarium, Meerkat House, Bat Walkthrough, Reptile House and Seal and Penguin Coasts.
Kids can run wild in the adventure playground, and big and little adventurers alike can climb, clamber and swing through the air on the thrilling aerial ropes course, ZooRopia.
Fancy a bite to eat? The Hide restaurant is open for eating in or takeaway, or grab a tasty snack from one of their kiosks.
Please check their website before visiting for the latest updates.
|Open: 10am - 5.30pm (1 Jan 2021 - 31 Dec 2021)|
The above times should be used as an indicator during the recovery phase from the global pandemic.
Please double-check details by visiting the website via the link above before you visit
- TripAdvisor Awards TripAdvisor Travellers Choice Award 2020
- Visit Britain We're Good to Go 2021
- Regional and Miscellaneous WTTC Safe Travels 2021
- Visit England Visit England's 'Best Told Story' 2021
- Gift Shop
- Accessible to Wheelchair Users
- All Areas Accessible to Disabled Visitors
- Facilities for Disabled Visitors
- Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors
- Toilets for Disabled Visitors
- Childrens Play Area
- No Dogs
- On-Site café/restaurant
- Picnic Site
- Available for wedding receptions
- Cater for groups - Please contact the Zoo for details
- Coach drop-off point
- Conference facilities
- In town/city centre
- Of historic, literary or architectural interest
- Outdoor Attraction
Parking & Transport
- On Bus Route - 8 / 9 bus and City Sightseeing Open Top Bus Tour
- Parking (charge) - The Zoo has a car park. Parking charged at £4.50 for duration of stay (£2.50 for Members).
- Special group rates
Tours and Demonstrations
- Educational Visits Accepted
TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:
- Very Good1296
- ChrimboEPenzance, United KingdomDisappointedWednesday, 22nd September 2021Booked tickets online, when we got there, £4.50 to park, If you've visited Chester zoo, you won't need to visit Bristol zoo. Very Disappointed Read full review
- joleenp248superbFriday, 24th September 2021absolutely wonderful few hours in the middle of a city oasis well worth the money only downside couldnt buy a guide book which my 2 year old loves from her visits to longleat cotswold wildlife park... Read full review
- rids25Worcester EnglandWell worth a visit.Sunday, 26th September 2021All the animals we saw looked comfortable and well cared for. I do hope they are successful in moving the Zoo to a better area of Bristol for the animals welfare. Read full review