Visit Whipsnade Zoo
Whipsnade Zoo is set in 600 acres of rolling Chiltern hills, and the home to animals from around the world!
Things to do and see at the zoo
Enjoy meeting all kinds of animals including a community of fantastically entertaining Lemurs. Daily events take place on-site for visitors, including keeper talks, animal feeds and animal demonstrations.
All visitors love the ‘Peckish Penguins’ where visitors get to see the penguins being fed an afternoon treat.
New exhibits include Wild Wild Whipsnade, Cheetah Rock, Rhinos of Nepal, In with the Lemurs, our Chimpnasium, Lions of the Serengeti and an elephant enclosure.
Where is Whipsnade Zoo?
Home to more than 2,500 animals, many of which are endangered in the wild, the zoo’s impressive 600-acre site can be found near Dunstable, Bedfordshire.
Stay with us
The zoo is a great day out for families with plenty for children of all ages. The large open spaces and many different species will keep you occupied for hours.
We have a range of bedrooms available including family rooms and kids stay and eat free!