Animals & Nature in Chester

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Take your pick from our choice of all the top animal and nature attractions in Chester below or discover your absolute favourites by clicking ‘Find My Perfect Attraction’ to filter by your additional personal preferences. 

When it comes to things to do, Chester Zoo has of course is continually voted as the top attraction outside London coming second in the best attractions throughout the UK (only one behind the Tower of London) and its named in the top 10 best zoos in the whole world! They are not the only top nature attraction in the area though with the incredible Blue Planet Aquarium just around the corner and many other smaller more intimate venues that delight their visitors daily.

For the nature lovers Chester’s parks and gardens are also beautiful spaces to enjoy the more common a garden animals and nature which can be every bit as magical.

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May 24
It’s Another First For Chester Zoo With an Award Recognising Their Commitment to Volunteers

Chester Zoo has achieved another first with their recent award recognising the…

May 20
It’s Another First For Chester Zoo With The Arrival of a Rare Red-Bellied Lemur

Chester Zoo are celebrating the arrival of another baby and this time it’s a…

May 02
The Boodles May Festival returns to Chester Racecourse

The 2021 Chester racing season gets underway with the Boodles May Festival from 5…

Apr 23
Vets at Chester Zoo Perform Sight-Saving Surgery on Penguin

A Humboldt penguin at Chester Zoo is the first to receive sight-saving cataract…

Apr 02
Bolesworth International Returns This Summer And Tickets Are Now on Sale!

With the disappointment of cancellation last Summer, the organisers are delighted to…

Mar 22
It’s Been a Tough Year For Chester Zoo But Their Ambitious Conservation Plans Continue

This year has been so challenging for Chester Zoo with lockdowns and lack of funding…