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Chessington Howl’o’ween

Chessington Howl’o’ween

(Selected dates from 12th October – 3rd November 2019, excludes 14th-18th October)

A wild and spooky Halloween Adventure for the whole family including rides in the dark, a wild and spooky twist on the Zoo, SEA LIFE centre and spine-tingling attractions to give you jumps and goosebumps!

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Plus all these fantastic daily activities!

2:15pm - Carnivore Talk

Trail of the Kings

Make sure you don’t miss the Carnivore Talk, a great way to see and learn about our mammals in Trail of the Kings. 

Penguins at Chessington

2:30pm - Penguin Talk and Feed

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.

Sea Lion at Chessington

3:00pm - Sea Lion Scatter Feed

Sea Lion Bay

At Sea Lion Bay we have 3 Californian Sea Lions splashing about in the water – 1 boy and 2 girls – who would love you to come over and see them.

Binturong at Chessington

3:30pm - Animal Antics Show

The Lawn in front of Room On The Broom

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

4:00pm - Shark Talk

SEA LIFE centre

Get closer and learn all about our sharks in the magical SEA LIFE centre!

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.

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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