Blackpool Tourist Information
Blackpool ZooLocated by the beautiful Stanley Park, Blackpool Zoo is only two miles from the sea front and covers 32 acres, housing over 1000 animals form all over the world. A great day out for the whole family with animals to see, special exhibitions, the miniature railway, a children's play-area and much more.
Zoo AttractionsBlackpool Zoo sets new standards in animal care with natural environments recreated.
Adopt an AnimalThe adopt an animal scheme run by the zoo is an ideal birthday or Christmas gift or just a nice way of supporting the animals. Adoptions include a special invitation to learn more about your chosen animal from its keeper at the free 'Adopter Days'. For birthdays, group visits and other special occasions the zoo is the ideal venue. Special rates are available on request.
Friends of Blackpool ZooYou can assist in the zoo's bid to educate, undertake conservation and recreation by joining the Friends of Blackpool Zoo. Membership includes unlimited admission, a twice yearly newsletter, junior zoo club and free guests tickets.
MiscellaneousThere is a gift shop at the front entrance and throughout the park so you can buy all your souvenirs, guides and films etc.
Keepers give regular talks about animal welfare. Timetables do change for this so check out the timetable on entering the park.
Picnic areas are situated throughout the zoo. There is a family restaurant that offers a wide range of hot and cold snacks throughout the day. Don't forget the animals eat too and there are lots of feeding demonstrations for you to watch.
A free bus service is available throughout the main season from outside Price Busters next to the Blackpool Tower. Service starts at Easter FREE during the season. (buy bus ticket and redeem at Zoo)
Blackpool Zoo is open every day of the year except for Christmas, opening times should be confirmed prior to or upon entry to the park.
ContactBy Post: Blackpool Zoo, East Park Drive, Blackpool, Lancashire. FY3 8PP.
By Tel: +44 (0)1253 830 830
Website: Blackpool Zoo