Looking at animals just not enough? Want to get closer? Why not purchase a Brief Encounter Animal Experience with our bears or giraffes?
A zookeeper will personally take you behind the scenes with exclusive access to meet either the bears or giraffes personally, up close... really close! Places are strictly limited, so book as soon as you arrive.
How long does a Brief Encounter last?
How do I book one?
It can only be booked on the day of your visit, at the Ticket Office before 1pm
Can I take a guest/spectator?
Only paying guests or spectators are allowed.
How much does it cost?
£20 (payable on the day- not in advance)
Which days are Brief Encounters available?
Monday to Saturday inclusive.
What time do the Brief Encounters take place?
What age do I have to be?
Bear Encounter: 18 years + only
Giraffe Encounter: 6 years + (children under 16 years must be accompanied by a paying adult)