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Looking to find out what’s happening in Bristol this weekend? Struggling to find events for kids during the holidays? Bristol Zoo Gardens has a series of events for kids, families and the young at heart, ranging from seasonal events like Easter to summer evenings of music, dance and theatre for all the family. This means whatever time of year you visit us there's always great things to do at Bristol Zoo!

Take a look at the Bristol Zoo events we've got planned for the next few months below, or scroll down to our calendar to find out exactly what's on when you plan on visiting us. Click here for directions to the Zoo.


For the Easter holidays and beyond - see our fantastic new gorilla house:


Christmas at the Zoo.

Join us throughout December for a magical time at Bristol Zoo.

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Enchanted Christmas Evenings

This Christmas time join us at the zoo for an evening full of enchanting entertainment.

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Annual Bristol Zoological Society Symposium

Join us on 11th February 2015, Bristol Zoo Gardens for our 7th Annual Symposium.

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See what's on when you're visiting

11.00am - Lions

11.30am - Butterflies

12.30pm - Gorilla feed and talk

2.10pm - Meerkat feed and talk

2.30pm - Feed of the day (see blackboards around site)

3.00pm - Penguin feed and talk

3.30pm - Fur seal feed and talk