The Oakfield at Chester Zoo | Venue Hire

Venue Hire

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Making memories is something we’re pretty good at here at Chester Zoo and an event at The Oakfield is no exception.

We have several unique event spaces in our Grade II listed manor, and specialise in private dining, corporate conferences and breakfast meetings, and informal evening events – including wedding receptions.


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Thank you for your interest in arranging an event at Chester Zoo. The Oakfield is set in a stunning location at the heart of Chester Zoo, making this a truly unique contemporary venue to host your event, with pride and passion we serve freshly prepared locally sourced food and hand-picked beers, wines and spirits.

The Oakfield has been lovingly restored creating a relaxed space that will be the perfect setting to enjoy the best food and drink we can provide, our new garden room offers incredible views of our award winning gardens. Please do email your event requirements through to and a member of the events team will be in touch.


opening times

Monday 10am - 5pm
Tuesday 10am - 5pm
Wednesday 10am - 5pm
Thursday 10am - 5pm
Friday 10am - 11pm
Saturday 10am - 5pm
Sunday 10am - 5pm