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  • EDINBURGH ZOO AND HIGHLAND WILDLIFE PARK CLOSE

    Edinburgh Zoo and Highland Wildlife Park are now closed until further notice. This follows the latest government advice on coronavirus and social distancing.

  • We are open

    We are taking all necessary precautions in line with government and public health advice in response to the coronavirus situation and asking everyone to do the same.

  • UK’s only koala joey is a girl!

    The UK’s only koala joey has had her first health check at the Royal Zoological Society of Scotland’s (RZSS) Edinburgh Zoo.

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There are lots of ways you can help our animals

Sadly, Edinburgh Zoo is closed temporarily, so this is a very challenging time. Our food costs alone are £55,000 every month.

The good news is you can help the animals you love. 

You can give a donation, adopt an animal or join as a member. And you can buy zoo tickets and experiences to enjoy later.

Please help our animals today.