Session Prices & Booking Information


From self-guided park visits, to workshops and half-day conferences Marwell offers a huge range of options at Education rates.

Ticket Prices

The following education rates apply to those in formal education, during Hampshire LEA term times, Monday to Friday.

Groups who are eligible for education rates: EYFS and KS 1 – 5 (up to A Level equivalent).

Please Note:

  • School term dates differ from zoo seasonal dates.
  • If you wish to visit during a Hampshire school holiday or at the weekend, you will need to book through group bookings.
  • Children under 3 will not be charged.
  • Higher education groups (those studying at Level 4 and above) are eligible for a different discounted rate. For more information visit our Higher Education page.
  • Home education groups are eligible for a different discounted rate.  For more information visit our Home Education page.
Student Entry September 2021 – July 2022
Term Price per Student
Autumn Term

2 September 2021 – 22 October 2021
1 November 2021 – 17 December 2021

Spring Term

4 January 2022 – 18 February 2022
28 February 2022 – 8 April 2022

Summer Term

25 April 2022 – 27 May 2022
6 June 2022 – 22 July 2022

Student Entry – September 2022- July 2023 
Term Price per Student
Autumn Term

1 September 2022 – 21 October 2022
31 October 2022 – 16 December 2022

Spring Term

3 January 2023 – 10 February 2023
20 February 2023 – 31 March 2023

Summer Term

17 April 2023 – 26 May 2023
5 June 2023 – 21 July 2023



Educational Workshops
Workshop Price
15 minute hub session £10 per group
(minimum 10 students, maximum 30)
Post 16 Conferences
Type Price
Post 16 Conferences £13.50 per student
including zoo entry

Staff and Helpers for Education Visits

  • One free staff member with every three students
  • Additional adults: These are charged at the same entry rate as the pupils
  • Free carers/helpers for all students with special educational needs
  • Eligible for schools, colleges, pre-schools and nurseries

Payment Details


All bookings will be invoiced after visit. There is a £5 + VAT admin fee for this.

If your school uses purchase order numbers, then we require this at the time of booking. Your admin/finance department will know how to do this.

Marwell Wildlife Vendor Number: 000 111 42 93

Booking a Home Educator Session or Self-Guided Park Visit

We offer self-guided park visits and lectures to home education groups. Education rates are also applied to Home Educators.

For more information visit our  Home Education page

Booking a Higher Education Lecture or Self-Guided Park Visit

We offer self-guided park visits and lectures to higher education groups. Please note: These are priced separately to our education bookings shown above.

For more information visit our Higher Education Page.


To give the maximum amount of groups access to our workshops we keep prices low and plan ahead. Should you wish to cancel or move a workshop please help us by doing so as soon as possible but at least 4 weeks prior to your visit date. Please note you may be charged for any cancellations or date changes made within the 4 week period.

* Please note, that during this period of uncertainty, flexibility is key. We want to ensure that you feel confident when booking your school visit with us. As a result, we are waiving our normal cancellation terms and offering increased flexibility should your trip be unable to proceed as a result of Covid-19. *

Book online now

Use our online portal below or contact us on 01962 777970 if you need a hand.