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Animal Encounters


Meet one of your favourite animals up close!

Choose from Tortoise, Armadillo, Lemur, Capybara or Bat.  Create some enrichment for your chosen animal, before heading in to meet them up close for an unforgettable experience!

Duration: 30mins

Tortoise10.30am  Age 5+
Armadillo 11am Age 6+
Lemur 1.30pmAge 8+
Capybara  2.30pmAge 8+
Bat3.30pmAge 8+

Cost: £25 per person (max of 4 people per family).

Please note the cost of your encounter includes entry to the zoo.  If the person completing the encounter is under the age of 18, they must be accompanied by an adult who will need to pay zoo admission.

Please wear clothes and shoes you don’t mind getting dirty, that long hair is tied back, no sleeveless tops to be worn, and some piercings may need to be removed for safety reasons.  Come dressed for the British weather, some of the experiences will take place outside in all weathers.

The encounters are not suitable for pregnant persons.  Any allergies and disabilities must be declared prior to booking to make sure that we can provide you with a safe and enjoyable experience.  If you have any questions about the encounters please call 01772 673836 or email to discuss prior to booking.  For full terms and conditions please click here.

To make a booking please call 01772 673836.  Gift Vouchers available.