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Make A Majestic Lion Mask

One of the world’s favourite animals, the lion is a beautiful and intelligent creature. Follow our simple steps to create the perfect lion mask, so you can be just as loud and strong! ROAR!

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Paint A Perky Penguin

Penguins are brilliant swimmers, can hold their breath for a long time and have loads of personality! Collect a few toilet rolls from around the house and make your very own penguin colony.

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Create a Slinky Snake

Snakes can be very bright and colourful, with funky patterns all over their skin! With just a handful of beads, you can make your very own snake.

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Create a Beautiful Butterfly

What’s as light and airy as a butterfly? Tissue paper, of course! With a couple of sheets you can make butterflies of loads of shapes and sizes.

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Make a fun furry spider!

We’ve got loads of interesting insects, including some amazing spiders here at the zoo! Here’s how to make some fun furry spiders of your own.

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Make a pipe cleaner friend!

Is your bedside table or bookshelf looking a bit empty? Just add some fun, furry animals!

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Why not play our games?!

PLAY! Online

PLAY! Lists

What’s on your soundtrack for a day at the zoo? Choose from our playlist and get your day off to a roaring start.

PLAY! Lists

PLAY! Mates

We all have a favourite PLAY! Mate. They can come to the zoo too! Keep your eyes peeled for events and bring them along.

Zoo Events

Book Tickets

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