Dublin Zoo has doubled in size and is the perfect place for family fun.
Location: Phoenix Park, Dublin 1
March - September
09:30 - 18.00 (Mon - Sat)
10.30 - 18.00 (Sunday)
October - February
09:30 - Dusk (Mon - Sat)
10:30 - Dusk (Sunday)
Last admission is one hour before closing.
Child (under 16): €10.50
Child (under 3): Free
Special Needs Child: €5.50
Special Needs Adult: €8.70
2 adults + 2 children: €43.50
2 adults + 3 children: €49.00
2 adults + 4 children: €52.00
Group Rates(10 people or more)
Discover the world of the wild at Dublin Zoo.Visit the World of Primates and see massive gorillas and chimpanzees on the Monkey Islands. Dublin Zoo is all about fun, learning and conservation, there is so much to see and do.
Spend some time in Dublin's City Farm or visit the Fringes of the Artic. Take a most amazing trip to Nakuru Safari in the African Plains housing giraffes, rhinos, cheetahs, zebras and chimpanzees. The more dangerous predators of these plains are cordoned-off in the World of Cats, where one can glimpse leopards, tigers and lions slinking through the tall grass.
Meet the latest arrival to Dublin Zoo- a Sumatran tiger cub, only ten months old. This little cub has been named "Ratna" and is one of the world's most endangered species. Born in Dublin Zoo last April, Ratna which means 'jewel' in Bahasa Indonesian can be seen at the Sumatran tiger exhibit.
The Birds section houses all sorts of winged beasties ranging from familiar sights to tropical rarities, while the reptile house is a writhing pit of cold-blooded scaly things, if you're into that sort of thing.
For a really special surprise for kids, arrange in advance to meet one of Dublin Zoo Keepers. Watch a keeper tend to the animals and feed them. Dublin Zoo Keepers will do their best to answer all your questions.
Dublin Zoo plays an important part in international conservation working in partnership with zoos worldwide.The Zoo participates in global breeding programmes which help to ensure the continued survival of endangered species. By visiting Dublin Zoo you are contributing directly to the continued care of the animals and can enjoy a fun day out in Dublin with all the family.
MEMBERSHIP OF DUBLIN ZOO:
Allows free admission to Dublin Zoo for one year. Dublin Zoo members are also admitted free to Fota Wildlife Park (Cork), as well as Chester Zoo, Edinburgh Zoo and Paignton Zoo in the UK! Individual Membership is .
Individual: €95.00 (suitable for two adults)
HOW TO GET TO THE ZOO:
From Dublin city centre:
Buses: 10/10A, 25/25A, 26, 66/66A/66B, 67/67A, 68, 69.
Dart feeder bus No. 90 from Connolly and Tara Street DART stations
From all over Ireland: the Zoo is easily accessible by train and bus services.
Fax: 01 677 1660