Events & Experiences

Edinburgh Zoo is one of Scotland’s most unique venues and the perfect choice to host your charities special events. From small meetings to gala fundraising dinners, our charitable objectives can perfectly compliment yours.

Edinburgh Zoo is pleased to be a part of the Lime Venue Portfolio Charity Program. Registered charities who are organising an event at this venue will also enjoy benefits including*:

  • A 5% donation to YOUR charity (contracted spend)**
  • Discounted rates available exclusively to UK Registered Charities
  • A raffle prize to help you raise money
  • Two complimentary planning meetings for events over £1,000***
  • Assistance with your accommodation needs
  • Marketing of your event via our social media and website

 

Charity Gala Dinner

From £35pp

Mansion House – 50 pax / Jungle Café – 150 pax

  • Exclusive room hire from 6pm – 1am
  • Sparkling wine/cocktail reception
  • Full event management
  • 3 course seated dinner
  • Drinks package – half bottle of wine per person
  • Entertainment – DJ/Disco
  • Event security
  • Fully staffed cloakrooms
  • Public Liability Insurance

 

Charity networking reception

From £20pp

 Mansion House – 50 pax / Budongo Trail – 250 pax

  • Exclusive room hire from 12pm to 1am (Mansion House) or 12pm to 8.30pm (Budongo Trail)
  • Sparkling wine/cocktail reception
  • Full event management
  • Event security
  • Fully staffed cloakrooms
  • Public Liability Insurance
  • Canapés – 3 per person

 

Charity Annual Conference Dinner

From £35pp

 Mansion House – 50 pax / Jungle Café – 200 pax (without disco)

  • Exclusive room hire from 6pm – 1am
  • Glass of sparkling wine
  • Full event management
  • 2 course seated dinner
  • Half bottle of house wine per person
  • Entertainment – DJ/Disco
  • Event Security
  • Fully staffed cloakrooms
  • Public Liability Insurance

 

Small Charity Meeting - really wild day

From £30pp

  • Minimum 10 people
  • Room hire of main room
  • Tea, coffee and pastries on arrival
  • Mid-morning tea, coffee and biscuits
  • Finger buffet lunch
  • Afternoon tea, coffee and mini cakes
  • Projector, screen and flipchart
  • Mineral water
  • Car parking
  • WIFI
  • Panda viewing (subject to availability)

 

Small charity meeting - wild day

From £25pp

  • Minimum 10 people
  • Room hire of main room
  • Tea, coffee and pastries on arrival
  • Mid-morning tea, coffee and biscuits
  • Sandwich lunch
  • Afternoon tea, coffee and mini cakes
  • Projector, screen and flipchart
  • Mineral water
  • Car parking
  • WIFI
  • Panda viewing (subject to availability)

 

*Please visit the Lime Venue Portfolio Charities Page for full Terms and Conditions.

**Not applicable when booking through third party booking agencies.

***Event planning meetings applicable for events over £10.000 – Boardroom meeting for 10 people with teas and coffees and room hire subject to capacities and availability.

 

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Rooms, Spaces and Venues

If you would like to explore some of the amazing venues available at Edinburgh Zoo, please visit our rooms and facilities page for more information.

If you would like to come in for a show round and discuss how our facilities can meet your needs, we would be happy to help. Just contact our Sales and Events team at [email protected] or call 0131 314 0336.

*Private events are subject to our Terms and Conditions.

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