What city is Chester Zoo in?

What city is Chester Zoo in?

Chester Zoo is a zoo at Upton-by-Chester, Cheshire, England. Chester Zoo was opened in 1931 by George Mottershead and his family. It is one of the UK’s largest zoos at 51 hectares (130 acres).

Can you smoke in Chester Zoo?

In line with UK legislation, smoking is completely prohibited in all indoor and covered spaces in the Zoos. Whilst using the designated areas, we respectfully ask smokers to be sensitive to other visitors and ensure, at all times, that their smoke does not create a nuisance for others nearby.

Is Chester Zoo closing down?

We wanted to remain a beacon of hope. But now, the government has ordered us to stay closed indefinitely and Chester Zoo is very much fighting for its future.

Is Chester Zoo the best in UK?

The award has come from the world’s largest travel site, TripAdvisor, in the Travellers’ Choice™ awards for Zoos and Aquariums.

Is Chester a nice place to live?

Both locals and students consider Chester a safe place to live both day and night and crime rates are reassuringly low. The general consensus is that the closer to the racecourse you go, the safer the area, although predictably house prices also increase.

Why is Chester Zoo so popular?

It is the seventh year in succession that the zoo has achieved the accolade. Zoo bosses have attributed the success to visitors wanting to be part of our conservation mission to prevent the extinction of species around the world.

Can you just turn up at Chester zoo?

At the moment, unfortunately not. If you are visiting the zoo you must have a ticket or a membership card. Our staff will be managing the number of visitors in all our open spaces to ensure everyone has a safe, enjoyable day with us.

What is the most visited zoo in the UK?

Chester Zoo
Chester Zoo and ZSL London Zoo aree two of the most visited wildlife attractions in England….Number of visitors to selected leading zoo and wildlife attractions in England in 2019*

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Is Chester a posh city?

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Is Chester a bad area?

Chester is a very dangerous city to live in. The crime and murder high and the rate increases every year. Opportunities for children to receive an decent education is hard. Many families even struggle to move from unsafe areas or projects.

Where can I find a map of Chester Zoo?

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Which is the largest zoo in the UK?

Chester Zoo and the Blue Planet Aquarium In Upton, just over a mile north of Chester city center, Chester Zoo is one of the UK’s largest and most popular zoological parks. Home to more than 11,000 animals representing some 400 different species, this 125-acre site also features prizewinning landscaped gardens and its very own monorail system.

Where can I get a parking guide for Chester?

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Are there discounts for cycling to Chester Zoo?

TRAVELLING BY BIKE- Chester Zoo offers 15% discount for cyclists with a voucher found on their website. Cycle racks are available at the main entrance. The Chester ‘Pink Route’ takes you from the city centre to our main entrance – or you can take the ‘Brown Route’ along the canal.