ZSL Zoo Whipsnade


"ZSL Whipsnade Zoo, formerly known as Whipsnade Wild Animal Park, is a zoo and safari park located at Whipsnade, near Dunstable in Bedfordshire, England. It is one of two zoos that are owned by the Zoological Society of London, a charity devoted to the worldwide conservation of animals and their habitats."
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Contact details

ZSL Zoo Whipsnade Whipsnade, Dunstable, East of England, LU6 2LF
Phone: 0344 225 1826

Wheelchair Access

Wheelchair access
ZSL Whipsnade Zoo is considered reasonably wheelchair friendly. There is ramp access to a number of areas in the zoo. For more information, please visit our website.

We have a limited number of wheelchairs that are available for hire on a first-come, first-served basis and it is therefore advised to book them in advance of your visit by calling the Retail Shop on 01582 871517 or emailing generalenquiries@zsl.org. A deposit of £25.00 is required which will be refunded on return of the wheelchair at the end of your visit.

The wheelchairs are non-motorised and are not self-propelling.

Access To Toilets

Access To Toilets
There are several accessible toilet facilities available around the Zoo. For more information, please visit our website. A permanent Changing Place facility will be coming soon to Whipsnade.

Assistance Dogs

Assistance Dogs
Assistance dogs are not currently permitted inside ZSL Whipsnade Zoo because we have free-roaming animals such as mara, wallabies, Chinese water deer and muntjac around our Zoo.

For more information, please visit our website.

Essential Companions

Essential Companions
Free entry for one essential carer and/or free essential car entry into the Zoo is available per paying visitor with additional needs.