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.
Pupil Entry  
Term Price per Pupil
Autumn Term

1 September 2023 – 20 October 2023

30 October 2023 – 23 November 2023

Spring Term

2 January 2024 – 9 February 2024
19 February 2024 – 28 March 2024

Summer Term

15 April 2024 – 24 May 2024
3 June 2024 – 23 July 2024



Hubs  and Workshops
Workshop Price per Hub/Workshop (up to 30 Pupils)
15-minute hubs £12.50
30-minute hubs £25.00
45-minute hubs £37.50


Post 16 Student Entry
Term Price per Student including zoo entry
Autumn Term 2023 Conference

16 October 2023 – 20 October 2023

30 October 2023 – 3 November 2023

Spring Term 2024 Conference

5 February 2024  – 9 February 2024

19 February 2024 – 23 February 2024

Summer Term 2024 Conference

24 June 2024 – 28 June 2024

1 July 2024 – 5 July 2024 


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.


Book online now

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