Our Safari Zoo Animals
South Lakes Safari Zoo is home to over 1,000 of the rarest, most endangered animals in unique natural environments which enable you to get as close as physically possible to experience the amazing creatures with which we share our planet. Wander amongst kangaroos, wallabies, and emus. Be amazed as free flying macaws soar overhead. Participate in animal feeding experiences or be a zookeeper for a day.
Zoo Admission Prices
NO BOOKING REQUIRED, JUST HEAD TO OUR ADMISSIONS DESKS ON ARRIVAL
2017 admission prices:
Adults FREE ENTRY UNTIL 30/09/2017
Children (under 16) FREE
Adult Annual Pass £30
Zoo Opening times
10:00AM – 6:00PM 7 days a week
September and October
10:00AM – 5:00PM 7 days a week
November to December 31st
10:00AM to 4.30PM
For full directions and travel details use our Plan your visit page
Zookeeper For a Day & Feeding Experiences
Hand feed Giraffes, Kangaroos, Lemurs and Penguins. Have a close-up encounter with your favourite animal or even be a Zookeeper for a day! If you’re brave enough you can hand feed our big cats. Daily and weekly summer camp experiences for 7 to 13 year olds and junior keeper experiences give kids a chance to become Little Keepers to some of the world’s rarest and wildest animals. Our experiences and animal adoption packs make great gifts for animal lovers of all ages.
Upcoming events at Safari Zoo
Adopter's Day September 2017
Calling all Adopter’s! Don’t miss your chance to meet your adoptive animal’s keeper for Exclusive, extended, more personal talks and Q&A sessions on Saturday 23rd September 2017…..
Safari Zoo Movies in the Woods
NEW For Halloween 2017: Safari Zoo Movies in the Woods
Join us in the Safari Zoo Woods…if you dare…for our Outdoor Halloween double bill starting with Hocus Pocus and followed by the original Summer Camp Slasher – Friday 13th
Tink and Pan's Day of Fun
Hi there, I’m Tink – you caught me mid-snack! Come join me and my tree-buddy Pan on Saturday 23rd September our Day of Fun at the Red Panda Party.
SPLAT HALLOWEEN MESSY PLAY AT THE ZOO! Thursday 26th October, 10:30am
A Spooky Spectacular Sensory Experience for children 5 months+ in association with Splat Messy Play East Cheshire
Plan your visit to the zoo
Opening times, prices, travel guides and other useful info to help you plan your visit