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Blackpool Zoo

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Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 4:45 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 4:45 PM
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Really impressed loved seeing all the animals is really good for toddlers, food on site you can... read more

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Jessica-faye C
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junior experience for two girls

Took my two girls for the junior experience today and I must say it exceeded my expectations. The... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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Blackpool Zoo is a family friendly attraction, providing fun and education for all ages. Situated only 2 miles inland the Promenade, the park is easily accessible from the M55 motorway. Over 1000 animals, birds and reptiles reside in a scenic 32...more
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East Park Drive, Blackpool FY3 8PP, England
+44 1253 830830
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Reviewed today via mobile

Really impressed loved seeing all the animals is really good for toddlers, food on site you can also take your own, spent 4hours here saw every thing.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Jessica-faye C
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Been several times and it's ok they were building a new elephant enclosure and not before time. Felt sorry for the tiger pacing round bored out of it's mind. Some great attractions though and takes a couple of hours to get around. Can get up...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Debbie419
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Took my two girls for the junior experience today and I must say it exceeded my expectations. The girls got to feed animals such as the penguins and giraffes and even got to curl up next to the aardvarks. The zoo keeper Craig was amazing,...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

One of the best zoos me and my family have visited. You can tell the animals are well looked after and large encloser giving them space to roam. No long waiting/ queuing time to get in or in the dining area. My children loved it...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Emma S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent day spent 4hrs there and only saw half of the zoo.the animals were well looked after and enclosures were clean.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank David N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Zoo is amazing with loads to see and do, but restaurant is dirty and serves unappealing tastless food, my advice bring picnic and enjoy all the animals.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank denkat123
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the zoo on New years day. It was quiet and the kids loved it. Animals are very well looked after and plenty to see. We made the mistake of eating in the restaurant! The food is dire and staff were completely unorganised. No...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Emmagregory83
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Well the lions tigers elephants and the rest are still there. However at last a new way of thinking has removed the sheds and cafes replacing it with open areas and natural environment. Next to Stanley park not in centre. Buses go out there but...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank A3303XQpaulh
Reviewed 15 December 2018 via mobile

We’re staying at pine lodge in Carnforth and wanted to take our 2 year old to the zoo. £39 for two adults and free for our 2 year old. Parking was £2.50 all day. The staff were really friendly, the animals all look well looked...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Spudhead77
Reviewed 12 December 2018 via mobile

Grandchildren love going here , especially today as the giant tortoises were active and walking around.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Gary M
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1 September 2018|
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Response from dunnylaa | Reviewed this property |
There are no crocodiles at this moment in time sorry for the inconvenience at this time
Sylvia C
15 August 2018|
Response from Jason H | Reviewed this property |
No it’s all out door
14 August 2018|
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Response from garyw376 | Reviewed this property |
If you go to the reception office, the staff in there are very helpful and ring a local firm to hire a scooter for you. It costs £20 for the day to hire and takes 20 minutes to be delivered to you. If you ring in advance... More