What’s on at the Ark. See bottom of page for upcoming events, Christmas, Easter etc.
Everyday we’ll offer visitors the chance to get up close and personal with some of the amazing animals that call the ARK there home, at our unique animal encounter sessions.
During the encounter sessions visitors will receive a further insight into the lives of our animal residents as well as allowing visitors the chance to get closer to the animals without barriers and maybe even face and overcome a phobia or two.
Throughout the year the ARK will host seasonal events, X-mas, Easter, Halloween, Summer, there’s always something new to do at the ARK, see below for information on upcoming events at the ARK.
As well as the diverse range of animals that call the ARK home we also have a large outdoor play area for the kids to burn off some excess energy as well as our covered play area in the activity barn for when the weathers not so good.
Behind the scenes; choose from a range of amazing animal encounters, with 1 on 1 sessions for a unique and memorable experience.
- Reptile keeper experience
- Meerkat meet and feed
- Small mammal keeper
- Keeper for the day
- VIP tour
- Fox experience
- Night shine tours
See our animal experiences page for more details on the exciting animal encounters we offer.
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We have a super spooky half term week planned here at the Ark, with great themed prizes and lots of fun activities for all the family. (All activities are included in your regular ticket price.) Pumpkin Hunt (Prizes for every child who gets 10/10 correct answers, plus your chance to join our extra prize draw to win a Mini Keeper Experience for 2 worth £100) - 10 am - 4 pm every day during half term Spooky Quiz (The winners…Find out more »
Half term at the Ark MAGICAL BEASTS – FIND THEM HERE! Join us during February half term, 16th – 24th Feb 2019 to take part in our very special ‘Magical Beasts’ Event. *ALL EVENT ACTIVITIES ARE INCLUDED WITH YOUR TICKET PRICE* At the ARK we believe that all our residents are magical, so to celebrate we have planned a fantastic event with amazing treats for everyone. Incredible Beast Hunt: Every day from 10 am – 3 pm Can you find…Find out more »
Easter at the ARK One child free per full paying adult this - quote Peter Rabbit at reception Starting on Saturday 15th April and running until Monday 22nd April “Beatrix Potter Treasure Trail” with prizes Running from 10 am – 3 pm every day – can you find all your favourite Beatrix Potter character at the ARK? 11.30 am Daily – Eggs-travagant Encounters and Peter Rabbit meet and greet What will pop out of the giant Easter egg? 3 pm Daily -…Find out more »