Daily Talks & Activities

Our daily talks and activities might be subject to change, so if you're excited to see something in particular please ask at our friendly Information Cabin (just inside the entrance).

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Explorers Trail

Pick up our Explorers Trail from our Info Cabin as you arrive and collect all 9 stamps around the park. Suggested donation of £1. Don't forget your pencil!

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The Great Brick Safari: An Interactive Experience with LEGO Bricks EXCLUSIVE to Marwell Zoo

We're the first UK zoo to host a collection of giant LEGO® brick animals. Over 80 stunning sculptures, representing 25 different species, will shortly be installed around the park, offering an exciting and unique trail to connect children with nature.

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The Great Brick Safari: An Interactive Experience with LEGO® Bricks EXCLUSIVE to Marwell Zoo

Plus all these fantastic daily activities!

Discovery Tables

Up to 6 locations around the zoo

Throughout your visit to Marwell zoo you may find 'Discovery Tables' in up to 6 locations. These allow you to learn more about our penguins, cheetahs, zebras, rhinos and oryx in Wild Explorers, birds in our walkthrough aviary, reptiles, and more. Ask on the day of your visit which Discovery Tables are taking place.

Aviary Discovery Table

11:30am - Giraffe Talk & Feed

Giraffe Enclosure

Life for a giraffe is anything but dull!  Join us to find out what life is like for giraffe on the African savannah, and why they need to learn life's lessons quickly in order to survive and thrive.

Giraffe talk and feed

12:30pm - Meerkat Talk & Feed

Meerkats - Cafe Graze

Think meerkats are cute and cuddly?  Think again!  They may look adorable but underneath their cute exterior, they often turn out to be nightmare neighbours.

Meerkat group

2:30pm - Keeper in Action - African wild ass feed

African wild ass

These critically endangered equines are herbivores and will graze on different grasses, as well as bushes and leaves from low hanging branches. Please feel free to ask the keeper any questions you may have as they deliver their feed.

African wild ass and young

3:30pm - Penguin Talk & Feed

Penguin Cove

Ever the favourites - join our feathered friends at feeding time and see their streamlined body in action as they zoom around their watery world.

Humboldt penguins at Penguin Cove

Where next?

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