Battersea Park was built between 1854 and
1870 and has something for everyone including a large boating
lake, ornamental gardens, children's play area, sporting facilities,
art gallery and a zoo. Opened from 8am until dusk, with some
facitities staying open longer.
Battersea Park Zoo
This zoo has a small but interesting collection of animals
including a large number local wildlife. The aviary has birds
from all over the world including kookaburras and flamingos.
Small children have an opertunity to see farmyard animals
upfront and to take a pony rides in the summer. Not to be
missed are the otter feeding at 11am and 4pm and the reptile
and amphibian house and the monkeys.
Fees for the Zoo