This once in a lifetime experience will give you a unique insight into the day-to-day life of our keepers and the animals they look after.
A typical day will include spending time with each of our animal teams helping to prepare food, mucking out and going behind the scenes and getting up close to a variety of our animals. Your day is likely to involve the following:
Please note this is subject to change and the order of the day may vary.
All our Keepers for a Day receive the following:
On booking we send a gift pack containing a gift card and the details of the experience.
This experience costs £395 and lasts a full day from 8.15am to 4pm. Accompanying guests are given 10% off their day ticket price and are welcome into the zoo from 10am.
Sold out for 2018!
2019 dates will be released during October 2018. To register your interest in 2019 and to be notified when it is available to book please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Adults under 18 years old:
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Keepers were fantastic
"I cannot pick one particular bit of the day. From start to finish I couldn't have asked for more.....all the keepers were fantastic and included me in everything they possibly could. I shall always remember my experience it's one of the best things I have ever done. Thank you."Experience Guest, August 2017
"For the day I was able to live the dream! The keepers were all so friendly and knowledgeable which made the day flow smoothly and they all clearly love the work they do. Being so close to the animals and helping for the day was incredible and I will never forget it!"Experience Guest, August 2017.
Unique Day"This is an amazing, unique day that will stay with me for years to come. I have never been so close to so many endangered animals in my life. To be able to go behind the scenes with experienced, knowledgeable keepers and help feed the animals is a real privilege." Experience Guest, June 2017.
"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 when you're face to face. Words cannot express how it makes you feel, I had the biggest smile ever! Take this opportunity to get up close with them, you will not be disappointed."Experience Guest, June 2017.