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London Zoo
London Zoo
Address: Regents Park
Telephone: 020 7722 3333
Mar - Oct 1000 -1730 daily, Nov - Feb 1000-1600 daily. Closed 25 Dec and 1 Jan

Introduction to London Zoo, London

London Zoo first opened its door back in 1847 and has been loved since then by young and old a like. London Zoo currently has over 600 species of animals and birds on display, included over 100 species threatened with extinction.

London Zoo covers 36 acres which are spread over three areas of garden linked by tunnels and bridges. There are about 5,000 animals here in total!

Some of the species that you may be able to see on your visit:

Hoofed mammals
Giraffes, bearded pigs, Malayan tapirs, okapis, Arabian oryx and bongos.

Birds of the North Bank
Snowdon Aviary, owls, sacred ibis, peafowl and the Bird Incubation and Rearing Unit.

Small mammals
Many small mammals including tamarins, sloths and meerkats, Moonlight World for nocturnal animals, otters, aye-ayes and tamarins.

Cats and dogs
Asian lions, tigers, leopards, sand cats, red panda and maned wolves.

London Zoo is located at the north-east corner of Regent's Park on the Outer Circle which is outside of the Congestion Charge zone.

Ticket prices

Adult 13
Child (3-15) 9.75
Under 3s FREE
Student/Senior Citizen/Disabled 11.00
Family Saver ticket: 2 adults & 2 children or 1 adult & 3 children = 41.00

Hotels Near London Zoo

  Hampstead Britannia
Primrose Hill Rd, Hampstead, Camden, London
Rooms from: 65.00
Distance: 0.7m)

  Ramada Plaza Regents Park
18 Lodge Road, St Johns Wood, City of Westminster, London
Rooms from: 117.00
Distance: 0.7m)

  Dorset Square Hotel
39 Dorset Square, Regents Park, City of Westminster, London
Rooms from: 90.00
Distance: 0.9m)

  Hotel La Place
17 Nottingham Place, City of Westminster, London
Rooms from: 95.00
Distance: 1.0m)

   Blandford Hotel
80 Chiltern St, Baker Street, City of Westminster, London
Rooms from: 59.00
Distance: 1.0m)

  Ramada Marylebone
Harewood Row, City of Westminster, London
Rooms from: 92.00
Distance: 1.0m)

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