If you’re looking to create a memorable birthday celebration for your little monkeys, Wellington Zoo is the place for you!

The Zoo is a magical place, and you can choose from two of our unique venues for children’s birthday parties. Share your party with some of our cutest critters in our Living Room, or mimic the monkeys at the Archibald Centre which looks out over Monkey Island!

Venue hire includes free entry for up to 20 people; with reduced rates for extra people attending your party. You are welcome to self-cater for your children’s party.

Book your birthday party now or for more information call (04) 389 3692 or email

Members of our Zoo Crew receive a special 15% birthday discount. Just let our Bookings Team know your membership details to take advantage of this great deal.

Birthday Safari

To make your day more memorable, you can take part in a Birthday Safari for up to 30 people to find out all about the animals at the Zoo. Equipped for Safari, they’ll head into the Zoo for a range of adventures with our Visitor Rangers! During the Safari, they will also meet some of our amazing contact animals up close. Birthday Safari price not included in venue hire – please ask our bookings team for more information. Suitable for ages 4 to 10 years.

Book your Birthday Safari now or for more information call (04) 389 3692 or email