ZSL London Zoo

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Opened in 1828, London Zoo is the world's oldest scientific zoo. It houses tigers, camels, reptiles, giraffes, otters and many more animals.

Insider Tip

You can book a session to meet some of the animals - monkeys, penguins, meerkats or gorillas.

Lonely Planet
These famous zoological gardens have come a long way since being established in 1828, with massive investment making conservation, education and breeding the name of the game. View full review from Lonely Planet
Operated by the nonprofit Zoological Society of London, this was the new home of the Royal animals collection when it moved here from the Tower of London in 1828. View full review from Fodor's
When London Zoo -- one of the finest big city zoos in the world -- was founded back in 1820, it was purely for the purposes of scientific research. View full review from Frommer's
Address: Outer Cir, London NW1 4RY, UK
Phone: +44 344 225 1826
Hours: Closed