Penguin Beach is a breeding facility for colonies of Humboldt penguins with a special penguin nursery, including a chick incubation unit and a pool where the youngsters can learn how to swim.
You can see Ricky bounding over rocks at Penguin Beach.
There are p-p-plenty of penguins at ZSL London Zoo in our stunning Penguin Beach exhibit – England’s biggest penguin pool!
Penguin Beach recreates a South American beach landscape in the heart of London, with stunning colony of Humboldt penguins (and one special rockhopper).
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Instead our penguins swallow their fish head first.A Humboldt penguin can reach up to 30 miles per hour in the water!When preening they gather oil from a gland in their tail and then apply this to their feathers – like penguin hair gel!Humboldt penguins never chew with their mouth open because they don’t chew at all!Our large demonstration area turns feeding time in to an even bigger spectacle than before.Penguin Beach Live will feature twice daily feeds where visitors can watch the birds diving for their food.