Gift shops

The Ark gift shop at Marwell

Our gift shop and gallery with a really contemporary feel and layout to please the most discerning shopper offers a wide range of products from cuddly toys to fair trade gifts and locally sourced confectionery, all of which will remind you of your day at the zoo. Take a break in Coffee Corner where you can treat yourself with tempting sweet and savoury pastries, great cakes, baguettes and wraps. 

The shop is operated by Marwell Wildlife and all profits are returned back to the charity.


Looking for that perfect gift?  We have some amazing products to choose from! For the person who has everything (or thinks they do) don't forget to visit the gallery or maybe a sculpture will make the perfect gift. 

Trading Post gift shop

Our smaller second shop is located at Fur, Feathers & Scales. It sells a small range of soft toys and sweets plus essential items for your day out including batteries and sun cream. Face painting for children takes place inside and opposite the shop. Open from 11am during Easter and school summer holidays only. Please note: Children must be aged 3 or above to have their face painted.

Art Gallery

Our Art Gallery displays a large and constantly updated selection of Artist-in-residence Pip McGarry's original paintings, all available for sale.

In our display cabinets are a collection of beautiful fossils, gems and wildlife related sculptures. 

A Pip McGarry original makes the ultimate, exclusive gift.

Cuddly toys

Cute and cuddly - just like many of our animals. Choose from cheetah, tiger, penguin, snow leopard, giraffe, ring tailed lemur and red panda. Please contact us by email or call 01962 777984 to order. A delivery charge of £3.50 per item applies.

Mail order and general enquiries

We operate a mail order service. Please contact us with your order on Monday, Wednesday or Friday from 10am - 3pm and we will package it and mail it to you. A delivery charge will apply. For Mail Order enquires please email or call 01962 777984

For general shop enquiries please call 01962 777976.

Other Marwell Gift Ideas

If you're stuck for gift ideas - look no further than Marwell Annual Membership, Animal Adoptions or Animal Experiences!

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