If you’d like to hand feed our giraffes then this face to face experience is definitely for you.
This one to one experience will give you a unique opportunity to go behind the scenes and hand feed our amazing giraffes whilst our trained staff look after you and share their passion for these captivating animals. You’ll feel like a true VIP!
Each 30 minute face to face experience for two people costs £220, including zoo entry.
If you’d like to share your experience with more friends or family then they’re welcome to join you for £100 per person, also including zoo entry. Up to a maximum of 5 people can enter this experience together.
Important Covid-19 information: We will be asking you all to wear your face masks during the experience to keep yourselves, our staff and the animals safe. We will also provide you with disposable gloves to wear and there are hand washing facilities close by.
All participants will receive the following:
On booking we send a gift pack containing a gift card and the details of the experience.
Additional requirements: On the booking please inform us if you have support needs or reasonable adjustment requirements that would help improve the experience for you. Please also advise us if you have any medical conditions.
Accompanying guests are welcome to watch whilst you enjoy your experience.
The minimum age for this experience is 3 years old. Children 17 and under must be accompanied by an adult on the experience. Adults must pay to take part in the experience. Please refer to our terms and conditions
This experience runs on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays and Sundays. All sales of experiences have been temporarily suspended. Please contact the fundraising team should you wish to register your interest for the future.
To find out more or book your experience please call 01962 777988 The team can also be contacted by email for any queries firstname.lastname@example.org
This experience usually takes place from a gantry to be head height with the giraffes. If for any reason this cannot occur on the date you have booked we will do it from ground level in a behind the scenes area.
The experience includes entry in to Marwell for the participants, any family and friends will receive 10% off their day tickets into the zoo; however they will not be able to take part in the experience.
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Amazing Experience"I've wanted to do this for as long as I can remember & finally did, it's a truly amazing memorable experience. These animals are beautiful & fascinating & you see them totally differently . "Experience guest, June 2017.
Fantastic Experience"Meeting the Giraffes close up and feeding them was a fantastic experience and we would definitely do this again. We won't forget those incredible tongues!."Experience guest July 2017.