Give your delegates a day to remember by hosting your conference or meeting with us in one of our unique venues based within Edinburgh Zoo.

You will impress your delegates with our fabulous conferences and meetings spaces and we will ensure they have a relaxing and enjoyable experience. Combine your company business with one or more of our exciting animal-related experiences on offer from the Edinburgh Zoo education staff, such as an animal handling, a team building trial or a talk on an animal species of our choice. Who would forget a conference that included coming face-to-face with an animal?

Our conference and meetings spaces can accommodate 10 – 160 delegates.

Our day delegate rate costs start from £47.50pp + VAT and includes:

  • Edinburgh Zoo entry during opening hours
  • Room hire of private room from 9am to 5pm
  • Tea, coffee and breakfast pastries on arrival
  • Mid-morning tea and coffee with shortbread
  • Chef’s seasonal buffet lunch
  • Afternoon tea and coffee with home bakes
  • Screen and projector set up within room
  • 1 flipchart with pens if required
  • Wifi access
  • Mineral water
  • Complimentary car parking (subject to availability)

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A half day package can be offered from £36pp + VAT. 

If you have any special requirements or would like to upgrade any of the packages please contact a member of our events team on 0131 314 0336 or email and they will be happy to help.

Prices correct as of Thursday 5 January 2023.

Conferences and Meetings

  • Library

  • Keith Room

  • Macmillan Room

  • Budongo Lecture Theatre

  • Geddes/Gillespie Rooms

  • Library

  • Mansion House

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 or call 0131 314 0336.

*Private events are subject to our Terms and Conditions.


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