Visit Bristol Zoo Gardens for the perfect day out for the animal lover. Join the zookeepers of Bristol Zoo Gardens for an exciting day learning about how to care for some of the zoo's inhabitants. Expect to see a broad range of land and aquatic wildlife as the knowledgeable zoo keepers share their animal welfare expertise with you, showing how the zoo nurtures these fascinating creatures. A guest ticket comes as part of the package, valid for entry to the zoo for a friend or family member.
Be a keeper for the day at Bristol Zoo Gardens and gain a real understanding of what's involved in looking after animals in a zoo environment. The day runs from 8.45am to 4.45pm, giving you a chance to work in four key areas:- Ectotherm; includes aquarium, Butterfly Forest, Bug world and reptiles- Presentations; includes fur seals and 'presentation animals'- Mammals; includes primates, Zona Brazil, Twilight world and Monkey Jungle- Birds; includes penguins, animal food stores and all birds on site. During the day you’ll get access to the enclosure and experience of cleaning enclosures, feeding, and animal enrichment
Your voucher is valid for 10 months. The experience is available on Wednesdays, Saturdays and Sundays only, early booking is recommended to ensure the best range of dates is available to you. Due to the active nature of this experience, participants must be physically fit and suffering no severe health problems. The experience is only available to those aged 16 years and over and unfortunately cannot accommodate wheelchair users in this instance due to access restrictions behind the scenes. Your complimentary guest pass allows entry to the zoo for one guest only and does not include behind the scenes access. Please be advised that it is your responsibility to inform us if you have any medical condition (e.g. pregnancy) that you or your doctor feel we should be aware of in order to ensure your safety. Whilst every effort is made to accommodate those with a disability or learning difficulty, due to practicality and health and safety this cannot always be achieved; please contact Bristol Zoo for advice before purchasing. No refund will be given for cancellations. An alternative date may be offered if notice is given no less than 10 days before the booked date of the experience. Please note, a maximum of 2 people can take part in this experience at any one time.