With cotton top tamarins from the tropical forests of South America, porcupines from Africa, our amazing new aquatics centre and all the kids’ favourites in our PETALZ petting barn, you can enjoy a fun filled family day out in Northumberland.
What’s more, with regular handling sessions and talks by our zoo keepers throughout the day, there’s something to entertain everyone!
Kirkley Hall Zoological Gardens opened in 2011 and over the past six years it has continued to grow and is now home to over 200 species of animals including:
Ring Tailed Lemurs
Snakes and Capybaras
For a full list of the animals you can look forward to seeing at Kirkley Hall Zoological Gardens see our animals.
Kirkley Hall Zoological Gardens offers both an educational and fun day out and we pride ourselves on offering enclosures that replicate all of our species natural habitats. A number of our animals are also part of international breeding programmes, helping to preserve endangered populations in the wild.