Celebrate your special occasion surrounded by some of the most striking and unusual animals in the world. 

What types of private events are hosted at London Zoo?  

Whether you want to host a dinner, anniversary, birthday party, bar mitzvah, wedding, christening, celebration of life or any other special occasion we offer unforgettable event spaces for private events. 

The unique setting and versatility of our spaces makes it easy to bring any special occasion to life for a memorable experience. 

Can adults and children have birthday parties at London Zoo? 

Yes, adult or child, you are never too old for a really wild party London Zoo.

What types of birthday parties do you hold at London Zoo? 

We have a range of options depending on your requirements, group size and budget. 

Pick and choose from our flexible packages to create your perfect party with added animal magic. We can take care of everything, from menu choices to animal encounters, and from themed face painters to entertainment.

How much does it cost to have a children's birthday party at London Zoo? 

We offer a range of children's birthday party packages in various London Zoo venues. 

The Terrace Restaurant

Children's birthday parties cost from £25 per child + VAT (plus Zoo admission) with a minimum of 12 children.

Mappin Pavilion

Children's birthday parties cost from £68 + VAT with a minimum of 40 children.  

Prince Albert Suite

Children's birthday parties cost from £75 + VAT with a minimum 80 children.

How much does it cost to have an adult's birthday party at the Zoo? 

Adult packages are available on request, get in touch with our friendly team. 

How do I book a private event at London Zoo?

Get in touch with our friendly team by emailing [email protected] or fill out our venue hire form

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Private event hire at London Zoo

  • Thank you so much for everything, it was absolutely perfect! Please pass on my thanks to all the staff who worked on the event, everyone was so professional and lovely it really made the evening feel perfect.
  • The food was amazing! Thank you so much for taking care of the name cards, centrepieces and cake, it took so much stress out of the day to just turn up and see it all done
  • Everyone commented on how beautiful the reception was and how impressed they were with ZSL/Benugo. I would absolutely recommend booking the zoo to anyone looking for a private function location