Opening times

Please check our opening dates and times below. The park is usually open from 10am however opening dates and closing times vary throughout the year.

Hotel check in starts at 3pm.

This Week

Mon12
Tue13
Wed14
Thu15
Fri16
Closed
Sat17
Zoo Days: 10 am - 3 pm
Zoo & SEA LIFE centre only
Sun18
Zoo Days: 10 am - 3 pm
Zoo & SEA LIFE centre only

19 November - 25 November

Mon19
Closed
Tue20
Closed
Wed21
Closed
Thu22
Closed
Fri23
Closed
Sat24
Zoo Days: 10 am - 3 pm
Zoo & SEA LIFE centre only
Sun25
Zoo Days: 10 am - 3 pm
Zoo & SEA LIFE centre only

26 November - 2 December

Mon26
Closed
Tue27
Closed
Wed28
Closed
Thu29
Closed
Fri30
Closed
Sat1
Winter's Tail : 10 am - 7 pm
Winter's Tail Full Day - pre-booking advised, including for Annual Passholders - please visit Chessington.com/Christmas for more information.
Sun2
Winter's Tail : 10 am - 7 pm
Winter's Tail Full Day - pre-booking advised, including for Annual Passholders - please visit Chessington.com/Christmas for more information.

3 December - 9 December

Mon3
Closed
Tue4
Closed
Wed5
Winter's Tail: 3 pm - 7 pm
Twilight opening only. Pre-booking advised, including for Annual Passholders - please visit Chessington.com/Christmas for more information.
Thu6
Winter's Tail: 3 pm - 7 pm
Twilight opening only. Pre-booking advised, including for Annual Passholders - please visit Chessington.com/Christmas for more information.
Fri7
Winter's Tail: 3 pm - 7 pm
Twilight opening only. Pre-booking advised, including for Annual Passholders - please visit Chessington.com/Christmas for more information.
Sat8
Winter's Tail : 10 am - 7 pm
Winter's Tail Full Day - pre-booking advised, including for Annual Passholders - please visit Chessington.com/Christmas for more information.
Sun9
Winter's Tail : 10 am - 7 pm
Winter's Tail Full Day - pre-booking advised, including for Annual Passholders - please visit Chessington.com/Christmas for more information.

10 December - 16 December

Mon10
Closed
Tue11
Closed
Wed12
Winter's Tail: 3 pm - 7 pm
Twilight opening only. Pre-booking advised, including for Annual Passholders - please visit Chessington.com/Christmas for more information.
Thu13
Winter's Tail: 3 pm - 7 pm
Twilight opening only. Pre-booking advised, including for Annual Passholders - please visit Chessington.com/Christmas for more information.
Fri14
Winter's Tail: 3 pm - 7 pm
Twilight opening only. Pre-booking advised, including for Annual Passholders - please visit Chessington.com/Christmas for more information.
Sat15
Winter's Tail : 10 am - 7 pm
Winter's Tail Full Day - pre-booking advised, including for Annual Passholders - please visit Chessington.com/Christmas for more information.
Sun16
Winter's Tail : 10 am - 7 pm
Winter's Tail Full Day - pre-booking advised, including for Annual Passholders - please visit Chessington.com/Christmas for more information.

17 December - 23 December

Mon17
Winter's Tail: 3 pm - 7 pm
Twilight opening only. Pre-booking advised, including for Annual Passholders - please visit Chessington.com/Christmas for more information.
Tue18
Winter's Tail: 3 pm - 7 pm
Twilight opening only. Pre-booking advised, including for Annual Passholders - please visit Chessington.com/Christmas for more information.
Wed19
Winter's Tail: 3 pm - 7 pm
Twilight opening only. Pre-booking advised, including for Annual Passholders - please visit Chessington.com/Christmas for more information.
Thu20
Winter's Tail : 10 am - 7 pm
Winter's Tail Full Day - pre-booking advised, including for Annual Passholders - please visit Chessington.com/Christmas for more information.
Fri21
Winter's Tail : 10 am - 7 pm
Winter's Tail Full Day - pre-booking advised, including for Annual Passholders - please visit Chessington.com/Christmas for more information.
Sat22
Winter's Tail : 10 am - 7 pm
Winter's Tail Full Day - pre-booking advised, including for Annual Passholders - please visit Chessington.com/Christmas for more information.
Sun23
Winter's Tail : 10 am - 7 pm
Winter's Tail Full Day - pre-booking advised, including for Annual Passholders - please visit Chessington.com/Christmas for more information.

24 December - 30 December

Mon24
Winter's Tail : 10 am - 5 pm
Winter's Tail Full Day (Christmas Eve) - pre-booking advised, including for Annual Passholders - please visit Chessington.com/Christmas for more information.
Tue25
Closed
Wed26
Closed
Thu27
Winter's Tail: 10 am - 5 pm
After Christmas dates - please note Father Christmas' Grotto and Gruffalo's Kitchen will be closed on these dates.
Fri28
Winter's Tail: 10 am - 5 pm
After Christmas dates - please note Father Christmas' Grotto and Gruffalo's Kitchen will be closed on these dates.
Sat29
Winter's Tail: 10 am - 5 pm
After Christmas dates - please note Father Christmas' Grotto and Gruffalo's Kitchen will be closed on these dates.
Sun30
Winter's Tail: 10 am - 5 pm
After Christmas dates - please note Father Christmas' Grotto and Gruffalo's Kitchen will be closed on these dates.

31 December - 6 January

Mon31
Winter's Tail: 10 am - 5 pm
After Christmas dates - please note Father Christmas' Grotto and Gruffalo's Kitchen will be closed on these dates.
Tue1
Winter's Tail: 10 am - 5 pm
After Christmas dates - please note Father Christmas' Grotto and Gruffalo's Kitchen will be closed on these dates.
Wed2
Winter's Tail: 10 am - 5 pm
After Christmas dates - please note Father Christmas' Grotto and Gruffalo's Kitchen will be closed on these dates.
Thu3
Fri4
Sat5
Sun6

Please note: Ride and attraction opening times may vary throughout the year. Please visit Today at Chessington or download the Chessington Mobile app for today’s availability.

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