There are three council-run Pay and Display car parks within Battersea Park. The closest car park to the zoo is Chelsea Gate.
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The roads around the park are generally for residents only with a few pay and display bays.
Please note the smoking of cigarettes, cigars and e-cigarettes is not permitted anywhere in the zoo. Customers may get their hand stamped, exit the zoo and re-enter.
Only Registered Assistance Dogs are welcome to visit Battersea Park children's zoo. All dogs must wear their harness/uniform and be on a short lead where applicable. Assistance dog identification/registration may be requested.Visitors with assistance dogs will be asked to meet with a zookeeper on arrival for an on-site briefing and confirm acceptance of these and any other conditions required on that day. For the welfare of our Capuchin Monkeys dogs are not permitted to walk through our monkey area.
Proof of disability can include a Blue Badge, Access Card or similar, DWP letter (i.e PIP, DLA), statement of special educational needs from a LEA, or a letter from a medical professional on NHS headed paper stating carer required.
We recommend you come prepared with sun cream and a sun hat on hot days. Wellies, waterproofs and umbrella on wet days!
Yes, we have Ice creams, light bites, sandwiches, cold and hot drinks available in our cafe.
We are currently not operating time slots or pre-booked dates for tickets. Tickets are valid for 30 days from the date of purchase.
We are open from 10am every day except Christmas and Boxing Day. Closing times vary throughout the year. Occasionally due to unforeseen circumstances, opening times and dates may change. We recommend checking our website and social media when planning your visit.
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