Take a look back at just some of the many remarkable animals, conservation achievements, firsts, innovations, partnerships, friends, and advocates that have made Banham Zoo what it is now.
Silvery Woolly Monkey (Lagothrix poeppigii) & Silvery Langur (Trachypithecus cristatus) first birth in the UK
In June 1979, South Norfolk MP John MacGregor opens a new lecture hall at Banham Zoo
Zoo Fed award for 'outstanding breeding success with marmosets & tamarins'
Black-footed Cat (Felis nigripes) first birth in the UK
TV presenter Johnny Morris opens a new bird garden in April 1990.
Our Animal Training & Presentation department was formed and shows started in May 2004.
Eureka!, our sub tropical house opens
Our new penguin enclosure "Penguin Cove" opens.
Our new sea lion enclosure "Sea Lion Bay" opens.