Year of the Penguins at Chessington World of Adventures Resort

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Otters at Chessington

10:15am - Otter Talk and Feed

Otters

At Chessington, we have a successful breeding family of otters, with parents Lancelot and Mina taking charge. If you fancy learning more about our loveable otter family, why not come along to our Otter Presentation.

Take a picture with the Penguins or better still let us take one for you.

10:15am - Penguins of Madagascar Live: Operation Cheezy Dibbles - Meet & Greets

Africa

Take a picture with the Penguins or better still let us take one for you.

Meet Captain Barnacles and Kwaazi Kitten

10:15am - The Octonauts

Next to the SEA LIFE centre

Come and meet Captain Barnacles and Kwazii from Cbeebies' The Octonauts!

Children's Zoo

10:45am - Children's Zoo Meet and Greet

The Children's Zoo in Chessington Zoo

Come along and see our gorgeous guinea pigs, sleepy sheep and kind Kunekunes’ who are always pleased to welcome new faces in to their homes.

Penguins at Chessington

11:30am - Penguin Talk

Penguin Cove

Humboldt Penguins are a warm weather species that live off the coasts of Chile & Peru in South America. Come and join our Zoo Keepers for our fun, fact-filled talks.

11:30am - Wild Factor

Land of the Dragons

An amazing opportunity to learn and get up-close with some of the worlds strangest creepy crawlies… including Giant Millipedes, Cockroaches and even a Giant Snail.

The Year of the Penguins at Chessington

11:30am - Penguins of Madagascar Live: Operation Cheezy Dibbles

Africa

DreamWorks’ Penguins of Madagascar descend for an exclusive new live show “Penguins of Madagascar Live: Operation Cheezy Dibbles”. Times are subject to change, please see Africa stage signs to confirm show time.

The Year of the Penguins at Chessington

Painted Ray at Chessington

12:00pm - Ray Talk and Feed

SEA LIFE Centre

Watch one of nature's most graceful creatures feed in our SEA LIFE Centre.

Sealion

12:00pm - Sealion Show

Sealion Bay

At Sealion Bay we have 4 Californian Sealions splashing about in the water – 2 boys and 2 girls – who would love you to come over and see them.

Meet Captain Barnacles and Kwaazi Kitten

12:15pm - The Octonauts

Next to the SEA LIFE centre

Come and meet Captain Barnacles and Kwazii from Cbeebies' The Octonauts!

12:30pm - Wild Factor

Land of the Dragons

An amazing opportunity to learn and get up-close with some of the worlds strangest creepy crawlies… including Giant Millipedes, Cockroaches and even a Giant Snail.

Capybara's at Chessington

12:30pm - Capybara Talk

AMAZU in Chessington Zoo

Capybaras are proficient swimmers, swimming with only their nostrils, eyes, and ears above the surface. They are also known to swim underwater - sometimes for considerable distances.

Take a picture with the Penguins or better still let us take one for you.

1:00pm - Penguins of Madagascar Live: Operation Cheezy Dibbles - Meet & Greets

Africa

Take a picture with the Penguins or better still let us take one for you.

SEA LIFE at Chessington

1:15pm - Reef Fish Talk and Feed

SEA LIFE Centre

Hear about this amazing eco-system.

The Year of the Penguins at Chessington

2:00pm - Penguins of Madagascar Live: Operation Cheezy Dibbles

Africa

DreamWorks’ Penguins of Madagascar descend for an exclusive new live show “Penguins of Madagascar Live: Operation Cheezy Dibbles”. Times are subject to change, please see Africa stage signs to confirm show time.

The Year of the Penguins at Chessington

Binturong at Chessington

2:00pm - Animal Antics Show

Wild Wood in front of Hocus Pocus Hall

Exotic animals including Meerkats, Coati, Binturongs and Macaws will come up close and personal to audiences in the Wild Wood Animal Antics Show.

Sumatran Tigers at Chessington

2:15pm - Carnivore Talk and Feed

Trail of the Kings in Chessington Zoo

See the big cats feed. Please see signs in Trail of the Kings to find out which animal is being fed.

2:30pm - Wild Factor

Land of the Dragons

An amazing opportunity to learn and get up-close with some of the worlds strangest creepy crawlies… including Giant Millipedes, Cockroaches and even a Giant Snail.

Penguins at Chessington

2:30pm - Penguin Talk

Penguin Cove

Humboldt Penguins are a warm weather species that live off the coasts of Chile & Peru in South America. Come and join our Zoo Keepers for our fun, fact-filled talks.

Squirrel Monkeys at Chessington

2:45pm - AMAZU Talk

AMAZU outside the Spider and Squirrel monkey enclosures

If you have cheeky monkeys, bring them along to learn about our monkeys.  After the talk our Keeper will be on hand to answer any questions.

Sealion

3:00pm - Sealion Show

Sealion Bay

At Sealion Bay we have 4 Californian Sealions splashing about in the water – 2 boys and 2 girls – who would love you to come over and see them.

Painted Ray at Chessington

3:00pm - Ray Talk and Feed

SEA LIFE Centre

Watch one of nature's most graceful creatures feed in our SEA LIFE Centre.

The Year of the Penguins at Chessington

3:15pm - Penguins of Madagascar Live: Operation Cheezy Dibbles

Africa

DreamWorks’ Penguins of Madagascar descend for an exclusive new live show “Penguins of Madagascar Live: Operation Cheezy Dibbles”. Times are subject to change, please see Africa stage signs to confirm show time.

The Year of the Penguins at Chessington

Binturong at Chessington

4:00pm - Animal Antics Show

Wild Wood in front of Hocus Pocus Hall

Exotic animals including Meerkats, Coati, Binturongs and Macaws will come up close and personal to audiences in the Wild Wood Animal Antics Show.

The ocean tunnel at Chessington

4:15pm - Ocean Talk

SEA LIFE Centre

Watch and learn about the sea creatures in our magical SEA LIFE Centre.

Q-Times & ride status

With over 40 rides and attractions an over thousand animals - we do our best to open rides but occasionally we are unable to. Here's the current Park Status.

Please note that Vampire will be out of action until further notice due to a delay in receiving essential parts. We are working with the manufacturers to have this rectified as soon as possible, but in the meantime we apologise for any disappointment this might cause.

We’re sure you appreciate that it is in our best interests to make everything that can safely be operated available to you, to give you the best day out possible.

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Collectable Badges

Grab our wild range of free collectable badges during your wild adventure at Chessington.

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Coffee Loyalty Card

Love Coffee? Simply buy 5 hot drinks from either Original Sandwich Co. in Land of the Dragons or The Coffee Hut in AFRICA and get the 6th hot drink for FREE!

Buy 5 hot drinks of any size and claim a free regular hot drink (excludes specials). Free drink issued on surrender of card with 5 valid stamps Not to be used in conjunction with any other offer or discount.

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