Santa’s Grotto at Dublin Zoo 2023

Santa is back at Dublin Zoo for Christmas! Come and visit Santa in his magical Grotto at Dublin Zoo.

Experience the magic of Christmas at Dublin Zoo and enjoy a trip through the enchanting grotto where you will be greeted by Santa and his elves. Each child will take home a gift and photo key ring of them with Santa to keep as a special moment of the time they met Santa Claus

After meeting Santa, children can explore the wonders of Dublin Zoo, visiting their most favorite animals!

All Children who visit Santa’s Grotto will receive:

Entry into Dublin Zoo
A visit with Santa
A gift for each child
One Photo keyring/magnet pack per family group.
Pre-booking required.

Please double check your selected date, time slot, and tickets at the time of purchase. Tickets are strictly non-refundable or exchangable as per our terms and conditions.

Family Fun Tip :- Don’t forget to bring your camera

Event Information

Venue:- Santa’s Grotto at Dublin Zoo

Classification :- Family Christmas Event / All Ages


  • November 18th to December 23rd

Booking:- Pre-booking required. Tickets available to purchase online here