Blackpool Zoo is a family-friendly attraction based in one of Britain’s favourite seaside resorts offering an educational, yet fun day out for the whole family.
A Hidden Gem
Often described as a ”hidden gem”, Blackpool Zoo boasts over 1000 animals from all over the world from Aardvarks to Zebras whilst spanning 37 acres of traditional, spacious parkland and lakes.
Buy Your Discount Tickets
Families and friends can observe a wide variety of species and spend quality time together on a discount day out at Blackpool Zoo.
A Memorable Day Out
Blackpool Zoo offers a memorable fun family day out, as well as offering educational visits with keeper talks taking place at specified times throughout the day. Many of the animals have open feeding sessions, where visitors can get up close and personal with the zoo’s star turns.
Food and Drink
In addition to the animals, the main Entrance Hall features a Coffee Shop, gift shop, children’s Play Barn soft play area, birthday party rooms, toilets and a Nursery accommodating up to 66 children. In the centre of the zoo is the Lake View Cafe which seats 300. Additionally, there are ice cream kiosks and picnic tables ensuring a fun day out for all the family.
Travelling to Blackpool Zoo
Blackpool Zoo is located on East Park Drive, just two miles inland from the attractions of the famous Blackpool Golden Mile. The zoo is set in a very picturesque part of the town, nestled by Stanley Park and Marton Mere Nature Reserve.
Travelling by Car
If travelling to Blackpool Zoo by car, exit the M6 at junction 32 and take the M55 to junction 4 and follow the ‘brown elephant’ signs. The postcode to use in your sat-nav is FY3 8PP.
Travelling by Train
There are two railway stations in Blackpool. We recommend Blackpool North Station which is a 5-minute walk from the town centre, from where you can take the bus or a taxi to the zoo.
Blackpool South Station is about 3 miles from the Zoo, (there are usually plenty of taxis available at both stations). See the Raileasy website for details.
Travelling by Coach
If you would like to travel by coach we recommend that you try National Holidays website.
Staying in Blackpool
There are loads of places to stay in Blackpool, we recommend that you try Hotels.com or Travelodge. Blackpool’s Village Hotel is located in Stanley Park alongside Blackpool Zoo. The hotel offers a gym, Italian restaurant, pub, and spa on-site, as well as ample free parking. The hotel even features an 18-hole golf course, with a driving range and golf academy.
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