Welcome to Dartmoor Zoo – loads of family fun just 15 minutes from Plymouth
Make sure you don't miss anything with our guide to what's on, including daily talks, activities, feeds and upcoming events.
Love Your Zoo Week!BIAZA's Love Your Zoo week will be running from the 27th of May to the 4th of June this year!
See a list of all the animals we have on site here at Dartmoor Zoo along with their names so you know who you're going to see before you get here!
Don't forget to share your photos of out animals on our Facebook page, we love to see them!
If you fancy getting up close and personal with some of our animals here at the Zoo, we have plenty of experiences to choose from for all ages.
From Keeper for A Day to Rangers, there's something for everyone!
We have a fantastic award-winning education programme and Dartmoor Zoo is an accredited centre for Learning Outside the Classroom.
For more information, see our education section or contact the education team on 01752 837 645.
The Conservation and Research department here at Dartmoor Zoo is incredibly active. We have links with many Universities and higher education institutions enabling us to conduct research into cognition, behaviour, conservation, animal welfare and the social sciences.
Lynx introduction goes smoothly
We are happy to announce that after all of his adventures Flaviu the lynx now has a new companion. Female Lynx Willow came to us from Chessington World of Adventures and she and Flaviu are getting along brilliantly!
Dartmoor Zoo in partnership with Plymouth University has officially opened the Dartmoor Institute of Animal Science building which will be used for research and conservation studies.
See a video about the process here.
DZP Welcomes two Cheetah
In January 2017 two young Cheetah brothers, Tibo and Baro, arrived from Landau Zoo in Germany. They've settled into their enclosure well and are getting used to all the exciting enrichment the keepers are doing for them. If you want to hear more about these two come along to our Big Cat talk!
A huge thank you to sponsors My Claim Solved for sponsoring the wonderful Mr. Pickles. Find out more here!