WE'RE open from 12th April...

We're delighted to welcome you back from Monday 12th April 2021. All guests and Annual Pass holders will be required to pre-book their tickets and an arrival time slot online in advance.

Please see our Updates page for full booking information and the answers to any questions you may have. 


first admission time slot (zoo Opens)

Last admission time slot

Zoo Closes

12th April - 18th April 2021 10:00am 3:30pm 6:00pm
19th April - 28th May 2021 10:00am 2:30pm 5:00pm
29th May - 11th July 2021 10:00am 3:00pm 5:30pm
12th July to 5th September 2021 10:00am 3:30pm 6:00pm

Paignton Zoo reserves the right to change the times given here. Please check for closing times whilst at the zoo.


Buy tickets/book your entry slot here

Quotes So much to see, beautifully laid out and loads of interesting information on all the animals. Quotes