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Price: From £120 for one person + £60 for additional participants
Duration: 2 hours
Age: You must be at least 8 years old to participate in either the African Plains or Oceans & Deserts Experience, and at least 12 years old to participate in the Jungles & Rainforests Experience. Anyone under the age of 16 must be accompanied by a paying adult

Experience includes

Delve a little deeper as you head behind the scenes with an expert guide and see what it takes to care for animals from all around the world. 

Muck in with the mucking out, help prepare and hand deliver healthy lunches and get up close and personal as you meet some of our friendliest residents.

When you come to book your experience, you'll have three options to choose from - each exploring a different habitat and it's unique residents. 

  • African Plains

    From the Savannah to the Serengeti, this experience will include close encounters with a whole host of African Animals. Your experience will involve working with a selection of the following - zebra, bongo, meerkats, giraffes & aardvarks.
  • Jungles & Rainforests

    From dense jungle to tropical rainforests, meet the creatures that thrive in these exotic environments. Your experience will involve working with a selection of the following - tapirs, lemurs, parrots & anteaters. 
  • Oceans & Deserts

    From the depths of the ocean to the arid deserts, youll be learning about the incredible creatures that can survive in these opposing habitats. Your experience will involve working with a selection of the following - sea lions, penguins, pelicans, flamingos, camels & meerkats.

We only accept one booking per slot, so your experience will be exclusive to you… and your friends if you can bring yourself to share!

Each experience lasts for about two hours and you will be free to enjoy the zoo for the remainder of the day. This experience includes admission into the zoo and youll also get a complimentary car park pass, certificate and a Blackpool Zoo Souvenir.

Keeper Experience - Specific Terms & Conditions

  • You must be at least 8 years old to participate in this experience.
  • Anyone under the age of 16 must be accompanied by a paying adult participant.
  • There must be no more than 1 child per adult.
  • Maximum 4 participants per experience.
  • Unfortunately, this experience is not suitable for pregnant women.
  • Because nature is unpredictable and the welfare of our animals is paramount, routines and itineraries may be adjusted without notice.
  • Please click here for full terms and conditions for all Animal Experiences.

 

 

Option 1 - Book a Date

Already got a date in mind? You can book and pay for your experience online.

 

Option 2 - Buy as a Gift

If you're looking to buy this experience as a gift for someone special, you can purchase an undated gift voucher and let them choose their own date.