London Zoo

One that got away: a dog with his young owner after a night raid on Hendon, May 1941

Raining bombs on cats and dogs

13 May 2017 9:00 am

War Horse, by way of book and play and film, has brought the role of horses in war into the…

Regent’s Park Zoological Gardens in 1835

Depressed monkeys, constipated llamas and suicidal kangaroos: the dark age of London Zoo

10 December 2016 9:00 am

If you’ve ever read a history of the early days of the Foundling Hospital, you’ll remember the shock: expecting to…

‘Record Drawing for Elephant and Rhinocerous Pavilion, Zoological Society of London Zoo, Regent’s Park, London’, c.1971, by Hugh Casson

Exhibition review: The charm and dexterity of Sir Hugh Casson

22 June 2013 9:00 am

It is nothing short of a miracle that this aptly titled exhibition could be shoehorned into just two rooms at…