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Zoos That Have Closed



Date Closed

The Tropical Bird Gardens, Rode.


Has Closed this Year.
Riber Castle Wildlife Park


Blean Bird Park, Kent.   Opened 1980 closed in the nineties? after
repeated theft of birds.
Stagsden Bird Gardens, Bedfordshire   Closed late eighties or early nineties?
Midland Bird Garden, Bridgnorth, Shropshire.   opened in june 1979 closed 1984.
Loch Lomond Bear Park   Closed late 70's-early 80's
Whitson zoo, Nr Newport, Gwent   closed I think in the early seventies.
Windsor Safari Park   This safari park is now legoland.
Kilverstone Wildlife Park    
Morecambe & Heysham Winged World   Opened in 1966. This was an important bird collection that closed in the late 1970's.
Southampton Zoo   Was part of the Chipperfield empire and used as a holding unit for animals being transferred between Safari Parks.
Aberdeen Zoo    
Animal Training School & dolphinarium, South Elmsdale    
Belle Vue Zoo Park   Closed in 1977 after 140 years as a zoo operating within an amusement park.
Bideford Zoo    
Bird Land ,Cromer    
Black Mountain Bird Garden, Llanddeusant    
Cleethorpes Adventure Land & Zoo    
Cliftonville: Queens Hotel Dolphinarium    
Clopton Bird Gardens & Fish Centre , nr Thrapston    
Cornish seal Sanctury, St Agnes    
Dreamland Safari Zoo, Margate    
Hele Rare Breeds Farm    
High Peak Garden Centre    
Isle Of Wight , Dolphinarium    
Marine & Freshwater Aquarium    
Nuneaton Zoological Gardens    
Pans Gardens, Ashover    
Pinevalley, Devon Wildlife Park nr Oakhampton    
Plymouth Zoological Gardens    
Porthcawl Dolphinarium    
Rhyl Dolphinarium    
St Asaph Zoo, North Wales    
Sherwood Zoo park, Hucknall    
Skegness Dolphinarium    
Southend Dolphinarium    
Stanley Zoo, Harperley hall, Tantobie, Newcastle on Tyne    
Stansted Wildlife Park, Essex    
Stapleford Lion & Game reserve    
Tropical Bird Garden, Bishops Tatchbrook    
Tropicana Aquarium & Mini Zoo, Rhyl    
Verulamium British Wildlife , St Albans    
Wellingborough Zoo gardens    
Wold Pottery Bird Garden    



Last Updated 15/02/2001