Chester Zoo, one of the UK's treasures, is right on our doorstep
|Published: 26th June 2008 09:53|
At any time of the year, Chester Zoo offers a great way to entertain all the family
What's on offer?
Chester Zoo is home to over 7,000 different animals and is one of the most successful and comprehensive zoos in the UK. During your visit be sure to try out the Fun Ark, an adventure play area that will keep your little monkeys entertained whilst you enjoy some light refreshments at the Ark Restaurant. Be sure to catch the monorail for a birds eye view of the Zoo or the park's very own Water Bus for a realxing trip on the water. Chester Zoo has something for all the family and you are guaranteed a day packed with interesting facts and loads of fun!
Things to do
Playtime is fun in the Fun Ark. Lively youngsters can enjoy running, climbing and jumping - giving Mums and Dads the chance to have a rest!
Jjoin the latest craze at the Zoo - pinbadge trading! Look out for the special pin badge trading displays in the Zoo. And if you see a member of staff with a badge you like, you can swap badges!
Why not have your face painted as your favourite animal at the Face Painting Studio? It's a roaring success!
If your children love painting, pop into the Pottery Painting Studio and splash on some colour. There's lots of animal models to choose from.
Learn more about animals at Animal Talks throughout the day. Presenters are on hand to answer your questions. Don't miss the Sealion's fish feed.
For more information, including ticket prices and up-to-date news on what's happening at the Zoo, visit their website.