Junior Keeper Experience
A fantastic opportunity for Junior Keepers to get close and hands on with some amazing zoo animals including the Giraffe!
Our Keeper Experiences were 'Highly Commended' in the South West Tourism Awards in 2013 and 2012. We were judged as a finalist for 'Tourism Activity of the Year' at the Bristol Tourism and Hospitality Industry Awards 2013 and 2011.
What will I get to do?
- Meet and greet with the Tapirs, Giraffes, Reptiles and Meerkats.
- Feed the Giraffe.
- Cuddle a tapir.
- Handle a bearded dragon and snake and give them a health check.
- Meet the Meerkats and feed them breakfast (includes bugs!)
When is it available?
Experiences are available Tuesday to Saturday. The experience is for 1 hours between 9am- 10am.
Each Junior Keeper experience is one to one with a Zoo Keeper and includes full admission into the zoo for one participant and one adult guest for the day.
Please note- this experience is highly popular; school holidays and Saturdays are often fully booked 4 months in advance.
Who is it for?
Responsible children from the age of 6 to 10 years old. All children must be accompanied by one adult.
1 participant: £70 (includes admission into the zoo for one participant and one adult guest).
2 participants: £110 (includes one adult guest to accompany both participants, admission into the zoo is included).
Unfortunately we do not allow any additional guests to accompany participants on this experience.
Please contact us if the participant has any special needs before you book.
Please read our Keeper Terms and Conditions before booking.
The Keeper Experience involves close contact and active work with a variety of large and potentially dangerous animals. Participants must listen and obey the instructions given by our Keepers at all times, this is to ensure your safety and the safety of the animals. Failure to follow the instructions of our Keepers may result in the curtailment or alteration of your experience without a refund.