Opening Times

Open every day (Monday – Sunday)
Two opening sessions:

9.30am – 1.00pm (Last entry 11am)
2.00pm – 5.30pm (Last entry 3.30pm)

Opening Times

Open every day (Monday – Sunday)
Two opening sessions:

9.30am – 1.00pm (Last entry 11am)
2.00pm – 5.30pm (Last entry 3.30pm)

Opening Times

Outdoor Safari Trail Times

Open every day (Monday – Sunday) Two opening sessions:

9.30am – 1.00pm

(Last entry 11am)

2.00pm – 5.30pm

(Last entry 3.30pm)

Please Note

Visitors under 16 years of age must be accompanied by an adult at all times and teenagers may be required to show ID.

* Occasionally, due to circumstances outside of our control, Dublin Zoo may be forced to close to the public, e.g. extreme weather conditions, state occasions. This is to ensure the safety of our visitors, staff and animals.

Rest of the Year

January Mon - Sun African Plains
Opening 9.30am 9.30am
Closing 4.30pm 4.00pm
Last Admission 3.30pm 3.30pm
February Mon - Sun African Plains
Opening 9.30am 9.30am
Closing 5.00pm 4.30pm
Last Admission 4.00pm 4.00pm
March to September Mon - Sun African Plains
Opening 9.30am 9.30am
Closing 6.00pm 5.30pm
Last Admission 5.00pm 5.00pm
October Mon - Sun African Plains
Opening 9.30am 9.30am
Closing 4.00pm 3.30pm
Last Admission 3.00pm 3.30pm
November Mon - Sun African Plains
Opening 9.30am 9.30am
Closing 4.00pm 3.30pm
Last Admission 3.00pm 3.00pm
December Mon - Sun African Plains
Opening 9.30am 9.30am
Closing 4.00pm 3.30pm
Last Admission 3.00pm 3.00pm

Please note: Dublin Zoo is open 9:30am until 4pm on Christmas Eve. We are closed Christmas Day and St. Stephen’s Day. We will reopen on 27th December at 9:30am.

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