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School visits to the ARK

Ark Wildlife park welcomes school visits (contact us for details on our school visits discounts), not only by offering the services of the park but also providing animal encounter shows for the visiting school with Q&A sessions at the end to bring learning to life.

School trips, only £4 per child, Teachers and assistants free (1 free per 5 children)

Private animal encounter session, can be tailored to a particular subject in the curriculum

Large play park area

Animal related craft activities included

Seperate lake/UK wildlife conservation area

Over 180 animals on site, the most diverse range of animals in the area

Plenty of of free coach/car parking on site

Special open evenings for groups

With the popularity of our special open evenings for Scout/Guide groups etc, we’re pleased to announce special evening opening times for a wide range of groups, including WI groups/senior citizen groups/special needs groups/after school clubs as well as Scout/Guide/Cub/Beaver/Rainbows/Brownies/sports clubs etc.
Groups are charged at our school group rate of £4 per child/person group leaders and supervisors free, including animal encounter talk (pre-book only).

Can’t bring the school to us, then we can bring some of the zoo’s residents to your school, with informative presentations on the animals incorporating closely supervised encounter sessions in order to bring the topics to life.

We can tailor our sessions to suit your individual requirements, tying in with the curriculum making your animal presentation more relevant to your learning needs.

Fully licensed and insured, please see below for downloadable school visit risk assessment.


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