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The West Country Sights

Bristol Zoo Gardens

  • Clifton Down Map It
  • Bristol
  • Zoo/Aquarium

Updated 05/28/2014

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Alongside the leafy expanse of Clifton Down is one of the country's most famous zoos. More than 400 animal species live in 12 acres of gardens; the Seal and Penguin coasts, with underwater viewing, are rival attractions for Gorilla Island, Bug World, and Twilight World. Take Bus 8 or 9 from Temple Meads Station or the city center.

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Clifton Down, Bristol, BS8 3HA, England

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Sight Details:

  • £14.50
  • Apr.–Oct., daily 9–5:30; Nov.–Mar., daily 9–5; last entry 1 hr before closing.

Updated 05/28/2014


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