Engineering Penguin Beach

The biggest penguin pool in England recreates a South American beach landscape in the heart of London to provide a comfortable home for the zoo’s colonies of Humboldt and Macaroni penguins.



  • London, England, UK


  • Zoological Society of London

Project Status

  • Completed in 2011
1,200 m² 1,200 m²
Water litres
450,000 450,000
Bigger than the old one
4 times 4 times