What's on Offer?

  • Free educational Animal Show in the indoor arena, featuring live farm animals
  • Selection of workshops linked to the National Curriculum in the indoor classroom
  • Keeper talks including a Meerkat Talk and Big Cat Talk
  • Fun, bumpy and educational tractor rides at £1 per child
  • Hands-on approach to the animals; children can meet animals up close after the animal show and in our show pens/ animal village. Opportunity to buy food for many of our hoofstock animals
  • Farmyard animals as well as the Big Zoo animals: Giraffe, Rhinos, Zebras, Bears, Lions, Lemurs, Gibbons, Birds of Prey, Camels and many, many more...
  • Comprehensive Teacher and Group Leader downloadable resources, including Teaching Ideas sheets
  • Pre and post-visit teaching resources available on request

Our facilities:

  • A wide selection of Big Zoo animals to see and enjoy
  • Huge adventure playgrounds, indoor and outdoor
  • Great value Educational Workshops
  • Free Coach Parking, free entry and complimentary cafe voucher for the driver
  • Souvenirs and refreshments from the shop and cafe
  • Free daily talks from our animal keepers
  • Free familiarisation visit for teachers. 
  • Downloadable Risk Assessment and teaching resources
  • Large indoor and outdoor picnic areas
  • First Aiders always available
  • Health and Safety Guidance Notes
  • Free teachers at a ratio of 1:6
  • Use of our lunchbox storage room
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