Conservation, Education and a Great Day Out!

Join us for a fun packed, animal filled day, on the edge of one of the UK's most beautiful landscapes. Hidden on the borders of Dartmoor National Park, Dartmoor Zoo boasts a wonderful 33 acres of woodland, celebrating a wide range of exotic and native animals, including the biggest variety of Big Cats  in the South West of England. From Tigers to Tortoises, you're bound to find some of your favourites, and with our unique enclosure designs you'll feel closer to these beautiful animals than ever before.

Opening Hours

Dartmoor Zoo is open 364 days a year, from 10am to 4pm in the winter months and 10 am to 6pm in the summer. Last entry is 1 hour 15 mins before closing. We are closed on Christmas Day. Click here to find out more.  

Winter opening hours are now in operation.



  • Toilets and Baby changing facilities available in the Jaguar Restaurant.

  • Toilet block also available in the middle of the park.

  • Jaguar RestaurantOpen 10am - 4pm, Kitchen closes at 2:30pm. Summer months: 10am - 6pm, Kitchen closes at 3:30pm.
    *Kitchen closing times may vary daily. Please check with a member of staff on the day of your visit. 

  • Gift shop also available in the Jaguar Restaurant.

  • Large picnic area located in the middle of the park.

  • Kids Outdoor Play area.

  • Electric scooters available to hire. For more information click here.

  • Children under the age of 3 go free, Under 16s must be accompanied by an adult at all times.

  • Refreshment Kiosk available during summer months for drinks, ice creams and snacks.