Set in 82 acres of sloping parkland, Edinburgh Zoo is home to over 1,000 rare and beautiful animals and the UK’s only giant pandas.
Get closer than ever before as you come face to face with the Sumatran tigers in their enlarged enclosure – Tiger Tracks, or witness the world famous Penguin Parade featuring the knighted penguin, Sir Nils Olav. Wee Beasties is home to a number of exciting species including reptiles, amphibians and insects. And to make the most out of your visit, take part in one of the workshops or the keepers’ experience. The Zoo holds various special – sometimes after hours – events throughout the year such as The Kiltwalk, The Zoo Careers Day, The Lantern Festival or The Bricklive Ocean.There are also children’s play areas, restaurants and picnic spots to make your visit complete.
- Provides: Free wi-fi
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Nature Photography Workshop
Nature photography course with renowned professional photographer Laurie Campbell.
Mon 15 Jun
Tue 16 Jun
Thu 20 Aug
Spiders: Fight Your Phobia
Afraid of spiders? This workshop at Edinburgh Zoo aims to help you manage your phobia through a variety of tasks and hypnosis.
Sat 18 Jul
Sun 2 Aug
Sun 30 Aug
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