It’s Monkey Madness this February half term at the National Museum of Scotland and Edinburgh Zoo, with special ticket discounts available!

To celebrate the current exhibition Monkey Business, the National Museum of Scotland and Edinburgh Zoo have teamed up to offer you Monkey Madness ticket discounts at both sites. 

At the National Museum of Scotland, show an Edinburgh Zoo ticket dated between 11 February and 31 March or an RZSS Membership card and receive 2 for 1 entry on adult and concession tickets to Monkey Business.

At Edinburgh Zoo, show a Monkey Business ticket dated between 11 February and 31 March or a National Museums Scotland membership card and receive two adult tickets for £19.

About Monkey Business

Monkey Business lets you to get up close to the world of primates and stand shoulder to shoulder with our closest living relatives.

Featuring over 60 taxidermy specimens created especially for the exhibition, as well as photography, film and hands on interactives for all ages, this immersive, family-friendly exhibition will take you into the heart of the jungle.

Plus get hands on with our programme of Monkey Mischief half term activities (until 19 February), including dance and movement workshops and monkey mask making.

Monkey Business is open until 23 April 2017.


About Edinburgh Zoo

Edinburgh Zoo is home to over 1,000 rare and endangered animals. Get up close to the UK’s only giant pandas and koalas as well as chimpanzees, penguins, tigers and more!

The Zoo is currently home to several species of primates. You can visit a macaque, squirrel monkey, capuchin, gibbon, drill, baboon, tamarin, lemur and chimpanzee to name a few! No visit to the Zoo would be complete without a visit to the Budongo Trail, the world’s most innovative, interactive chimpanzee enclosure, home to a group of 17 chimpanzees.


Photos © Edinburgh Zoo.

Terms and conditions

Monkey Business

  • Show your entry ticket to RZSS Edinburgh Zoo or an RZSS Membership card at the Monkey Business admissions desk to claim 2 for 1 entry on adult or concession tickets to Monkey Business.
  • RZSS Edinburgh Zoo ticket must be dated between 11 February – 31 March 2017 inclusive.
  • Valid for entry to Monkey Business between 11 February – 31 March 2017 inclusive.
  • Cheapest ticket free.
  • No cash alternative.
  • One visit per RZSS Edinburgh Zoo ticket.
  • Exclusions may apply.
  • Does not include entry to special events or activities.

Edinburgh Zoo

  • Show your entry ticket to Monkey Business exhibition or National Museums Scotland membership at the RZSS Edinburgh Zoo admissions desk to claim.
  • Offer is entry for 2 adults for £19.
  • Valid for entry to RZSS Edinburgh Zoo between 11 February – 31 March 2017 inclusive.
  • No cash alternative.
  • One visit per exhibition ticket.
  • Exclusions may apply.
  • Does not include entry to special events or activities.
  • Please check website in advance of visit for up-to-date information on animals and enclosures.
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Events
Monkey Business events

From crafty creations to an after hours party, the events programme for our Monkey Business exhibition is filled with fun.
Events


Monkey Business Lunch

Feed the monkeys their favourite food in this fast-paced game. Watch out for Big G the gorilla - he's always hungry! And don't let those pesky Venus Fly Traps steal the primates' lunch...
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Which primate are you?

Which primate are you?
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Kids go free to Monkey Business

Thanks to generous support from players of People's Postcode Lottery, Monkey Business is now free to all children aged 15 and under from 10 February until 23 April. Find out more about the exhibition here.