Blackpool Zoo is an excellent place to spend a day.
Just two miles from the famous sea-front, Set amid 32 acres of maturing parkland and lakes,the AWARD WINNING Blackpool Zoo provides a home to over 1500 animals from all over the world. With elephants, lions, otters, zebras, sea lions, tigers, kangaroos, many types of monkeys, plus all your animal favourites. With play areas, crafts, miniature railway, shops, picnic areas, it's an excellent value family day out. The Zoo provides new standards of animal care and aims to provide a stimulating, informative and enjoyable experience that demonstrates its role in the conservation of endangered species.
The Dinosaur Safari is one of the newest attractions at Blackpool Zoo -Join us for an unforgettable journey back through time to the amazing lost world of the dinosaurs...
Come face to face with the terrifying tyrannosaurus rex, mighty marine reptiles, awesome pterodactyls and more than 30 other stunning prehistoric creatures. Your Dinosaur Safari will take you under the shadows of a giant erupting volcano, past spouting water geysers, over running streams, alongside misty lakes and even behind a living curtain of water. Spectacular lighting and sound effects, horrid smells, thousands of authentic living plants and trees and even a smouldering meterorite bring the prehistoric world vividly to life.