Edinburgh Zoo After Hours

Edinburgh Zoo After Hours events return for summer 2021 giving you more opportunity to see your favourite animals!

Edinburgh Zoo After Hours

About Edinburgh Zoo After Hours

Take a wander through the zoo and enjoy the long summer evenings. With a host of local food and drink kiosks available, you can relax to the sound of an acoustic set by the main lawn, follow a new digital trail or simply soak up the atmosphere of Edinburgh Zoo at dusk.

With all our daytime health and safety measures in place, including extra toilets, social distancing, and extra hand-washing stations, all you will need to do is buy a ticket and enjoy your evening.

Edinburgh Zoo Terms & Conditions apply - please see our website for more information and FAQ's.

Tickets can be purchased for entry from three timeslots – 6pm, 6.15pm and 6.30pm. Please note you can arrive after your booked time, however last entry is 8pm and the event will close at 10pm.

Edinburgh Zoo After Hours will run on select Friday and Saturday nights from 4 June – 14 August.

Adults only evenings - Friday 11 and Saturday 12 June, Friday 2, Saturday 3, Friday 23 and Saturday 24 July, Friday 13 and Saturday 14 August.

Family evenings - Saturday 5, Friday 25 and Saturday 26 June, Friday 16 July, Friday 6 and Saturday 7 August.

Member only evenings - Friday 4 June and Saturday 17 July.

Tickets can be booked for entry from three timeslots – 6pm, 6.15pm and 6.30pm. The event closes at 10pm.


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