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Battersea Park Children's Zoo welcomes WAND Card holders

WAND Card holders are welcome at Battersea Park Children's Zoo.  the card holder and a parent or carer can visit the Zoo for free. The Zoo encourages 'up-close' encounters with animals and teaches children about conservation.

Find out more about the WAND Card here.   

The Zoo is aimed at children and young people aged 2-15 years and their families.

At the Zoo, children and adults can:

  • see animals from around the world;
  • hear, smell and touch animals; and
  • learn more about animals and the environment.

Please contact the Zoo before visiting to check closing times or to book groups, tours or parties in advance. No dogs are allowed at the zoo, except guide dogs for the blind.

At the Zoo, there are many different kinds of animals. There is also a play area for children. Snacks, hot and cold drinks are available to buy from the shop and there is access to a heated indoor baby feeding room with chairs, toys, books and a microwave.

Who to contact


Where to go

Battersea Park Children's Zoo
Battersea Park Children's Zoo
Battersea Park
SW11 4NJ
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Time / Date Details

When is it on
The zoo is open every day * from Summer 10am - 5.30pm, Winter 10am - 4.30pm or dusk, Last entry half hour before closing *except Christmas Day & Boxing Day.


Free entry for the WAND card holder and a parent/carer

Last updated: 30 Aug 2022