Opening Times and Prices
Five Sisters Zoo is open from 10 am every day (including Bank Holidays) except Christmas Day and New Years Day. There is no need to book tickets in advance as all tickets are sold at the zoo entrance.
Closing times vary according to season:
- 1st February – 24th March 2018 : Zoo closes at 5pm
- 24th March – 30th September 2018 : Zoo closes at 6pm
- 1st – 31st October 2018 : Zoo closes at 5pm
- 1st November – 31st January 2019 : Zoo closes at 4pm
- Last admission 1 hour before closing time.
How much does it cost to visit the zoo?
ENTRY FOR INDIVIDUALS AND FAMILIES*
- Adult (16 yrs+): £12.95
- Child (3-15 yrs): £10.45
- Under 3’s: free of charge
- Concession**: £11.45
- Family Ticket (2 adults + 2 children): £38.00 + £8.45 for each additional child.
*There is no need to pre-purchase tickets ahead of your visit. Tickets are available at the zoo entrance at the same cost.
**Concession: applies to pensioners, disabled customers and carers with an official photographic ID badge.
A number of different season passes are available to suit a range of individuals and families wishing to visit the Zoo. These passes offer great value for money and can be used once per day, for 363 days of the year! (Closed Christmas Day and New Years Day). On rare occasions, the Zoo may have to close for heath and safety reasons during the winter due to ice and snow, or at other times of the year due to high winds/storms but we will update facebook and the news section of the website with details of any closures. You may also check by calling the Zoo office Monday to Friday on 01506 870000.
Try before you buy : if you visit the Zoo and decide you would like to purchase a season pass, if you purchase the pass on the same day that you visit, we will deduct the cost of your visit that day on a like for like basis i.e. if you purchase a 2 adult pass, we will deduct the cost of the 2 adult tickets that you purchased that same day. Please note that this offer only applies on the day you visit and not thereafter.
Children aged 2 years an under gain free entry to the Zoo, 3 – 15 years appear on the pass as a child and 16 years+ are deemed as adults.
Passes can either be purchased at the ticket desk or via our on-line shop, by clicking on the link below. Each adult requires a passport sized image that will appear on the reverse of the card. This can be forwarded by email to firstname.lastname@example.org and once received, passes will be posted out. Please note season pass holders must bring their pass each time they visit. Season pass holders receive a discount into the soft play area, provided they show their valid pass.
- Single adult: £60.00
- Two adults: £105.00
- One adult + one child: £90.00
- One adult + two children: £110.00
- One adult + three children: £130.00
- One adult + four children: £150.00
- One adult + five children: £170.00
- One adult + six children: £190.00
- Two adults + one child: £140.00
- Two adults + two children: £160.00
- Two adults + three children: £180.00
- Two adults + four children: £200.00
- Two adults + five children: £220.00
- Two adults + six children: £240.00
To purchase season passes via the on-line shop please, click here.
CORPORATE PASS-AROUND PASSES*
- Two adults + two children: £435.00
- Two adults + three children: £515.00
- Two adults + four children: £580.00.
*The pass admits one family per day, valid for the number of adults and children stated on the pass. Please call the zoo for details: 01506 870000.
Corporate passes offer a discount to the indoor soft play area, provided that the valid Zoo pass and agreed company ID are shown.
VISITING AS A SCHOOL?*
*Schools, nurseries, colleges and universities are required to book in advance: 01506 870000.
VISITING AS A GROUP?*
*A group is defined as 10 or more children or adults, and is required to book in advance: 01506 870000.
BUYING TICKETS AS A GIFT?*
Tickets are available in our gift shop if you are looking for a special treat as a gift… give the gift of a zoo visit! Click here to visit the online shop.
*There is no need to pre-purchase tickets ahead of your visit. Tickets are available at the zoo entrance at the same cost. This is specifically for gifts only.