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Blackpool Zoo

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Closed Now: 10:00 - 16:45
Open today: 10:00 - 16:45
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Great day out

Visited with my husband for a ‘cheap fun day’ and absolutely loved it ! I’m obsessed with dinosaurs... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
393kirstieh
via mobile
A great day out

Enjoyed a day here with my wife. A very nice zoo which has a wide variety of animals. It's been a... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
mrdjamk2
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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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“dinosaur safari”(99 reviews)
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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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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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East Park Drive, Blackpool FY3 8PP, England
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+44 1253 830830
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All reviews sea lion show big cats dinosaur safari elephant enclosure animals seem lions and tigers feeding times dinosaur area packed lunch great family day value for money all ages well worth the money my partner enclosures talks picnic
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Visited with my husband for a ‘cheap fun day’ and absolutely loved it ! I’m obsessed with dinosaurs so finding out they had a section with info on them was great, animals looked well looked after with decent sized enclosures, surprisingly large park with lots...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank 393kirstieh
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Enjoyed a day here with my wife. A very nice zoo which has a wide variety of animals. It's been a few years since we were last here and there's definitely been some upgrading of the enclosures. The keeper talks were entertaining and informative.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank mrdjamk2
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Things to be aware of Car park- Spent 40 minutes trying to park. Not enough spaces. Lots of dead ends. No help. Dinosaur park- none of the sounds/ waterfalls working. No signs or explanation why. Lots of people walking around holding a re-fillable cup they’d...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank elliekak
Reviewed 6 days ago

Visited here with a wheelchair user, i was impressed how easy it was to get around, we went in the dinosaur safari , which was enjoyable, then rest of the park, so easy to push a wheelchair around , even seeing the giraffes, the ramp...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Diane f
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have visited Blackpool Zoo a few times before but this time we had paid extra to experience tickling a tapir! Unlike some animal experiences at other zoos, entrance to Blackpool Zoo is included in the experience price & you receive a goody bag full...More

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank stargirl04
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A soaking wet day didn't ruin our enjoyment of the zoo, the animals were well looked after, we thought the elephant and giraffe pens were incredibly good as it gave us a chance to see them feeding. The reptile house was closed due to maintenance...More

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank Pete W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutely amazing for families. Had a lovely day but advise if you want to see everything be there when it opens.

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank KirstieJaneM
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had the day at the zoo and it was great. The animals some in some out due to weather but the sea lions was comical. Had some dinner in the lake view cafe, very clean and fresh. Blackpool zoo is sooooo worth a dya out...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Essy W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I visited today with my 6 year old. First of all we went through the Play barn enterance and not the zoo entrance- could have been More clear. Then as soon as you have gone through the ticket process your asked for pictures. Then out...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Maps798154
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We took our youngest grandchild to Blackpool zoo for her first visit during the half term break. What a fabulous choice not only did she love it so did we. If you are coming to Blackpool just take the time to visit this place you...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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deelandry03
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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
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Response from Jason H | Reviewed this property |
No it’s all out door
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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
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