awards

Hat-trick honours!

We’re delighted to announce DZG has scooped three prestigious honours at the British and Irish Association of Zoos and Aquariums (BIAZA) Awards, which celebrate outstanding achievements in the zoological world. Our £20,000 Baboons on the Bank exhibit, which provides a natural hillside home for our breeding group of gelada baboons was awarded a Silver Award during Continue reading Hat-trick honours!

Vote for DZG!

We’re delighted to be named as finalists in the What’s On Readers’ Awards, but now need YOUR votes to help us secure the top title! Following over 10,000 nominations, DZG has been shortlisted in the Best Black Country Visitor Attraction category and Best Black County Event for our Go Wild! Week, where youngsters embarked on Continue reading Vote for DZG!

We're double nominees!

Our cheeky black and white lemur, Yoda, has his flag out in celebration as we’ve been named as a double finalist in The English Hospitality Awards 2017. DZG has been shortlisted in the Midland family venue of the year and outdoor venue of the year categories following nominations from members of the public. The winner Continue reading We’re double nominees!

Carlo's an angel!

The innovative restoration work of DZG’s iconic Tectons has been recognised at a glittering London awards ceremony. Construction Supervisor, Carlo Diponio, has been named as the winner of the outstanding contribution to heritage category of the Historic England Angel Awards following his role in our £1.15m Heritage Lottery funded project to repair four of the Continue reading Carlo’s an angel!