New Arrival – Hari the Red Panda

The Zoo’s latest arrival, a rare red panda male named, Hari, is taking his first steps around his enclosure. Considered an endangered species in the wild, this is the fourth time the Zoo has successfully bred the beautiful breed with mum, Nuri, and dad, Ming Ming, who...

Please Note

Penguin Parades & Penguin Enclosure: Following Government Guidance on Avian Influenza as a precautionary measure our Penguin Parades will not be taking place and our Penguin enclosure will be closed temporarily until the Government’s ruling is rescinded. We...
Spooky Goings on this Half Term

Spooky Goings on this Half Term

It’s School Holiday time again and things are going to be getting a little bit spooky here at the Welsh Mountain Zoo in the run up to Halloween! We will have our Fact Finding Halloween Trail that will take you around the Zoo which is great fun (and educational!)...

KEEPERS CELEBRATE AS NICKEL TURNS 21!

  The Welsh Mountain Zoo – National Zoological Society of Wales is celebrating the landmark birthday of one of its residents!!   Nickel the chimpanzee, born at the Zoo in 1995, turned 21, and enjoyed a celebratory birthday party to mark the occasion. Keepers at the...