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The SEA LIFE Centre

10:30am - Shark Talk

SEA LIFE Centre

Come close and learn all about our sharks in the magical SEA LIFE centre!

Meet the characters from the DreamWorks Madagascar films!

10:30am - Madagascar Meet & Greets

Outside the SEA LIFE Centre

Come along and meet your favourite Madagascar character and get a great photo.

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.

Otters at Chessington

11:15am - 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.

Binturong at Chessington

11:30am - Animal Antics Show

The Lawn in front of Hocus Pocus Hall

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

11:45am - The Gruffalo Meet and Greet

The Gruffalo Arena

New for 2017, come face to face with The Gruffalo at this meet and greet opportunity!

Sea Lion at Chessington

12:00pm - Sea Lion Show

Sea Lion Bay

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

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.

12:30pm - The Gruffalo Film Screenings

The Gruffalo Arena

New for 2017, join us at The Gruffalo Arena for the showings of the hit Gruffalo animated film!

Painted Ray at Chessington

1:30pm - Ray Talk and Feed

SEA LIFE Centre

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

1:30pm - The Gruffalo Meet and Greet

The Gruffalo Arena

New for 2017, come face to face with The Gruffalo at this meet and greet opportunity!

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.

2:15pm - The Gruffalo Film Screenings

The Gruffalo Arena

New for 2017, join us at The Gruffalo Arena for the showings of the hit Gruffalo animated film!

Penguins at Chessington

2:30pm - Penguin Talk

Penguin Bay

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.

Sea Lion at Chessington

3:00pm - Sea Lion Show

Sea Lion Bay

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

3:15pm - The Gruffalo Meet and Greet

The Gruffalo Arena

New for 2017, come face to face with The Gruffalo at this meet and greet opportunity!

Binturong at Chessington

3:30pm - Animal Antics Show

The Lawn in front of Hocus Pocus Hall

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

The SEA LIFE Centre

4:00pm - Shark Talk

SEA LIFE Centre

Come close and learn all about our sharks in the magical SEA LIFE centre!

4:00pm - The Gruffalo Film Screenings

The Gruffalo Arena

New for 2017, join us at The Gruffalo Arena for the showings of the hit Gruffalo animated film!

Meet the characters from the DreamWorks Madagascar films!

4:30pm - Madagascar Meet & Greets

Outside the SEA LIFE Centre

Come along and meet your favourite Madagascar character and get a great photo.

Children's Zoo

4:30pm - 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.

Q-Times & ride status

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

Advisory

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.

Today’s Offers

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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