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Best Animals Days Out In Belfast

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Belfast Zoo

  • Belfast
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Over 2000 weird and wonderful animals and exotic creatures await your arrival at Belfast Zoo. With 140 different species to explore this is a real an...

Streamvale Open Farm5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(2)

  • Belfast
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

What’s wonderful about Streamvale Open Farm is learning all about the dedicated work that goes into animal care. Yummy ice cream, go-karts and tracto...

Ark Open Farm

  • Newtownards
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Ark Open Farm is a charmingly fun educational facility set in over forty acres of unspoiled countryside and is a loving home to at least 200 differen...

Clementsmount Fun Farm

  • Crumlin
  • Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

An animal adventure awaits at Clementsmount Fun Farm. With a whole range of animals to swoon over the petting barn is not to be missed. Meet Billy an...

WWT Castle Espie

  • Comber
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

WWT Castle Espie is home to Ireland’s largest collection of exotic and local birds, as well as loads of outdoor adventure. Wings at the ready and off...

Talnotry Avian Care Trust

  • Dublin
  • Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Talnotry Avian Care Trust currently has around 350 animals in its long term care. These include gannets, swans, kestrels, sparrowhawks, owls, foxes,...

World of Owls

  • Antrim
  • Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Spend half a day with the family at World of Owls - a lovely  owl sanctuary at Randalstown Forest. Explore indoor and outdoor birds of prey displays,...

Butterfly House and Seaforde Gardens

  • Downpatrick
  • Indoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

The Seaforde Tropical Butterfly House features an awesome flight area with hundreds of free-flying exotic butterflies alongside Ireland's oldest maze...



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Tannaghmore Animal Farm

  • Craigavon
  • Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

The charming Tannaghmore Animal Farm offers close encounters with many animals and is suitable for a range of ages depending on which angle you take...

Castle Ward

  • Strangford
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

Castle Ward is a unique 18th century house with a Gothic tone set in a stunning location overlooking Strangford Lough. Within the 820 acre walled lan...

C&J's Animal Park

  • Craigavon
  • Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

C and Js Animal Park is a great place to take the kids to meet a wide variety of animals, from farm animals to reptiles, and aviary birds to arachnid...

Murlough National Nature Reserve

  • Dundrum
  • Outdoor
  • National Parks

Murlough National Nature Reserve Fringing one of Northern Ireland's most popular beaches equally delightful for visiting, this bay is overlooked by t...

Annaginny Farm Park

  • Dungannon
  • Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Annaginny Farm Park is a lovely family ran business, with an exciting range of animals! Come visit the giant Emu’s and say g’day to the Wallabies! Th...

Fort Evergreen

  • Warrenpoint
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Fort Evergreen are here to help you fall for a load of adorable animals. All the creatures here love to be fussed over. You can bottle-feed lambs, gi...

Watertop Farm

  • Ballycastle
  • Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Watertop Farm is a Family farm in the Glens of Antrim. They provide a range of great Family Activities for everyone to enjoy including Pony Trekking,...

The Wildlife and Heritage Centre

  • Monaghan
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

As an education and re-habilitation facility, The Wildlife and Heritage Centre preserves wildlife by actively educating people to care for their envi...

Sperrin Fun Farm

  • Feeny
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Sperrin Fun Farm is a modestly sized Indoor Play Adventure Area ideal for smaller kids, which features a dual level safety padded climbing structure...

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