Events calendar
  • Date : Friday, Nov 19, 2021 to Tuesday, Dec 28, 2021
  • Time : 16:45 - 21:00
  • Venue: Edinburgh Zoo
  • Price(s): Adults £18; Children £12; Members Adults £14.50, Members Child £9.50;

A spectacular light trail will take you on a journey to discover the magic of Christmas spirit and Santa’s time at the zoo. 

From Friday 19 November until Tuesday 28 December, you can glow around the route with projections, twinkling fairy lights and much more. 

Designed for limited visitor numbers with a wide range of safety measures in place, Edinburgh Zoo’s Christmas Nights are sure to light up your winter.

Entry slots are available every 15 minutes from 4.45pm with the last available entry time at 7.30pm for a 9pm finish. Please book online in advance to secure your preferred date and time. 

Please note, 10 December is an adult only evening.

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Check out the Christmas Nights FAQs before emailing our events team with any further questions at

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