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Blackpool Zoo

#2 of 80 things to do in Blackpool Features Animals
East Park Drive, Blackpool FY3 8PP, England
+44 1253 830830
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A beautifully kept zoo

We visited here on a very warm Monday. As it was term time it was quite quiet and it was very easy... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Gillian B
via mobile

Could spend the day there with lots to see and the sealion show was brilliant for all ages . You... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Blackpool, United Kingdom
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“sea lion show” (386 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 18:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
East Park Drive, Blackpool FY3 8PP, England
+44 1253 830830
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We visited here on a very warm Monday. As it was term time it was quite quiet and it was very easy to walk round. We enjoyed seeing the animals all quite chilled in their spacious enclosures. It was probably the warmth that made many...More

Thank Gillian B
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Could spend the day there with lots to see and the sealion show was brilliant for all ages . You could tell they were well looked after and the animals lived their environment

Thank 503TINA
Reviewed yesterday

Love going to this Zoo, I think it is the right size for walking around, especially if you take children. We spent about 4 hours here, maybe a bit longer. There were no queues when we arrived, but we did arrive early and got straight...More

Thank marauders2013
Reviewed yesterday

Very impressed with the work that's been carried out over the last ten years and is continuing. A new elephant area is currently being constructed on ground that is not in use already. The management of this attraction has strived to improve a rundown attraction...More

Thank Neil T
Reviewed yesterday

My husband and I go every year , usually in March , fantastic place , we go about 10-30 in the morning , we do 1/2 way round then go for a cuppa & something to eat in one of their cafe's then do the...More

Thank Lynn S
Reviewed 2 days ago

Went for the first time in over 30 years with my sister and our elderly mother. We borrowed a wheelchair free of charge but with a small refundable deposit. We all had a lovely day. The highlight of my visit was the sea lion demonstration...More

Thank Mars1940
Reviewed 3 days ago

you no what your getting with blackpool zoo always delivers a great day out slush cups a most on hot days the best restrain in any zoo i visited

Thank cooke495
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A lot to see, the zoo is very large and takes a while to get round everything but well worth it. The talks led by the staff for selected animals are engaging and informative, and kept fairly short as not to steal the show. Loved...More

Thank Dan W
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Good range of animals.Sealiin show entertaining. Would like to see animal feed for sale so children could feed the animals in the farm yard. Expensive day out but enjoyable.

Thank bentley010105
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Lovely zoo, not too big for little legs and plenty of variety of animals. Kept us entertained for a good 5hrs we were there. Fab sealion show. My little boy also had a private insect/snake session with his pre school friends that he really enjoyed....More

Thank Holidaygirly
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amy f
Is the cafe good for food or shall we take our own
12 May 2017|
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Response from krayziemike | Reviewed this property |
Food is okay, wouldn't say it is massively expensive. There's a small selection of home cooked type foods, lasagna, cottage pie, stew, that kind of thing. Then there's a fast food style bit doing hot dogs, burgers etc... More
how much do tickets cost
2 April 2017|
Response from janet r | Reviewed this property |
gate price is adult 17.99 child 13.99 but if you book online 13.99 adult 10.99 child ,also have family tickets that work out cheaper.
Is it worth a visit to the zoo this month? (November) are the animals out?
20 November 2016|
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Response from Hannah B | Reviewed this property |
We always visit in November and the animals are always out and about :) also in most cases you can access the indoor section of the enclosure just incase they arnt out :)