Bristol Zoological Gardens, Giraffe House, Clifton Down, Bristol

Bristol Zoological Gardens, Giraffe House, Clifton Down, Bristol
Photograph taken 13 October 1999 © Mrs Joy Roddy LRPS. Source Historic England Archive ref: 379206

The Giraffe House is a mid 19th century Victorian villa in Tudor Revival style that has been adapted to house giraffes. The interior is now open to the roof and the doorways are giraffe height!

Location

Bristol Bristol

Period

Victorian (1837 - 1901)

Tags

leisure tourism animal zoo garden Victorian (1837 - 1901)