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 6 stamps around the park. Suggested donation of £1. Don't forget your pencil!

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Be a Wild Explorer

Plus all these fantastic daily activities!

Discovery Tables

Up to 8 locations around the zoo

Throughout your visit to Marwell zoo you may find 'Discovery Tables' in up to 8 locations. These allow you to learn more about our penguins, cheetahs, giraffes, zebras, rhinos and oryx in Wild Explorers, birds in our walkthrough aviary, reptiles, species found in Madagascar and more. Ask on the day of your visit which Discovery Tables are taking place.

Aviary Discovery Table

11:00am - Giraffe Tall Tales

Giraffe House

How long is a giraffe's tongue? Why does it have such a long neck? Find out the answers to these and other questions.

12:00pm - Meerkats: Mobs Rule

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.

2:00pm - Curious Coatis

Fur, Feather & Scales

Have you ever seen a ring-tailed coati (pronounced co-ah-tee)? Join us to meet these cute and furry critters and watch them get fed. If you're lucky they may even tightrope walk above your head!

induction loop available here.

Coati group

3:00pm - Spotlight on Penguins

Penguin Cove

Ever the favourites - join our feathered friends at feeding time and find out how their streamlined bodies are adapted to "fly" under water.

Where next?

Continue planning your visit, or check out our ticket prices.

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