Daily Talks & Activities

For obvious reasons our daily talks and activities can be subject to change. If you're excited to see something in particular please ask at our friendly Information Cabin (just inside the entrance).

Check out what's happening at Marwell over the next couple of days, or the date you are visiting.


Today, Friday 3rd July, 2015

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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!

10:00am - Wild Explorer Challenge

Opposite giraffe house (inside on wet days)

Solve a series of clues to track down an animal in our Wild Explorer Challenge, open to both zoo and school visitors during summer term from 10am-12pm, Monday to Friday!

Choose from 5 species - badger, ostrich, Brazilian tapir, Grevy's zebra and ocelot - each progressively tougher to find! 

Take the challenge to earn your sticker!

11:30am - 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 - Magnificent Meerkats

Meerkats - Cafe Graze

Join us for a lunchtime feed with our mob of meerkats and find out what family life is like for these charismatic critters.

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!

Coati group

3:30pm - 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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