Enhance your day at Drayton Manor Park by purchasing a Zoo Experience and get close and personal to some of the world’s most unique animals. Learn more about your favourite animals and meet the team that help look after them. 

All our experiences packages below include tickets to visit our theme park and zoo. If you already have entry tickets or are an annual pass holder, please contact our call centre on 01827 287979.

Remember, if you are an Annual Pass holder, you receive 10% off each experience!

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Red Panda Encounter

Get close to our adorable Red Pandas, Tika and Pema, discover interesting facts about this endangered species. Join an experience leader and help feed our Red Pandas their afternoon meal. Don’t forget to take away your personalised certificate at the end. 

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Creepy Crawly

Meet some of the wonderful creepy crawly friends we have in our Education Centre. You will get to discover three different species of invertebrates and chat with our experience leader who will uncover weird and interesting facts about them. At the end of the experience, you will get your very own certificate to take home.

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Reptile Encounter

Delve into the world of reptiles and meet some of the world’s most intriguing cold-blooded animals. Our Reptile Encounter allows you to get close to three fascinating species of reptiles! Learn more about our scaly friends as our experience leader talks about their native habitats, what they like to eat and much more. Take home your very own certificate to show your friends.

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Tapir Feeding Experience

Our family of Tapirs are waiting patiently for you to come and feed them on our purpose-built feeding platform. Learn about these vulnerable animals from the keepers who work with them daily and help with feeding at the same time! Take away a certificate from your experience too.

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Skunk Encounter

Meet Drayton Manor Park’s very own skunk! You and up to 4 others can get up close and personal with our skunk and learn all about these mischievous animals. Ask questions and learn intriguing facts while helping with a skunk training session. Each person gets a certificate to take away with them.

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Meerkat Experience 

Get the chance to meet our mischievous meerkat mob here at Drayton Manor Park. Discover all about these cheeky animals and how they are perfectly adapted to life in the Sahara.  Present them their favourite snack of wriggly mealworms and take away a certificate to remind you of your experience.

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