Paignton Zoo is open to guests from 10am every day (apart from Christmas Day).
Please see our Zoo Updates page for all the latest information prior to your zoo visit.
Closing times vary according to season and Paignton Zoo management reserve the right to close all or parts of Paignton Zoo as required.
All guests and Annual Pass holders will be required to pre-book their tickets and an arrival time slot online in advance. Annual Pass Holders may check in using Gate 5.
|DATES – Zoo opens at 10am||Last admission time slot||Zoo closes|
|12th July to 5th September 2021||3:30pm||6:00pm|
|6th September to 30th October 2021||3:00pm||5:00pm|
- Some of our catering outlets will close at least one hour prior to our gates closing. Please visit our Food and Drink page for information.
- Please note that our car park gates will close a maximum of 30 minutes after the zoo grounds closes.