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Get ready for our gorillas! A talk with Curator of Mammals Sarah Gedman

Saturday 13 July, 14.00-15.30

A young gorilla and an adult gorilla eating vegetables.

These talks give an exclusive opportunity to hear from our experts who will delve into different aspects of our work at Bristol Zoological Society.

Get the latest news about our animals and discover more about our incredible conservation and education projects in Bristol and around the world.


At this talk, learn all about our troop of western lowland gorillas, from our silverback Jock to cheeky youngsters Juni and Hasani. Curator of Mammals, Sarah Gedman, gives an update on how the troop are getting along at Bristol Zoo Gardens and how keepers are preparing them for their new home in the Central African Forest habitat at Bristol Zoo Project, which will be completed next year.

This talk will start at 2pm with plenty of time for questions at the end, and finish at 3.30pm.

Suitable for ages 8+


Bear Wood Classroom (located at the end of the Bear Wood walkway, please allow 20 minutes to walk to the classroom from arrival at admissions).


Members £10

Non members £15


Please book your place by clicking the link below.