Admission Prices Inc. Donation Exc. Donation
Adult £21.95 £19.95
Children (3-15 Years) £15.95 £14.50
Under 3's FREE FREE
Senior Citizen (65 Years+) £19.95 £18.10
Registered Disabled    
Child / Adult / Carer £10.95 £9.95

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Keeper Experience (Junior/Adult)

Ever wondered what life at Africa Alive! is like? With our adult and junior keeper experiences you can enjoy a taste of what life is like as a keeper at Africa Alive!

Our junior keeper experience (morning or afternoon) is available to our younger visitors aged 8 – 13 years. For our older guests aged 14 years and over a full day or half day keeper experience is available.

Both the adult and junior experiences provide an opportunity to work with one of our knowledgeable keepers and a variety of animals in the park. Adults and children will receive an experience T-shirt, colour photo and a certificate to commemorate their time with us.

Activities

Some of the full day (adults only) activities may include:

  • Meet our gang of meerkats, rake the sand in their enclosure, clean their house and feed them.
  • Visit the giraffe, clean their house and get the opportunity to feed them.
  • Meet our remarkable rhino, clean their enclosure, feed them and if possible, carry out skin care on one of our rhino.
  • Clean and feed the aardvarks with their favourite treats – mealworms and apply Vitamin E cream or sunblock in the summer to their bodies.
  • Prepare food, feed the porcupines and clean their enclosure.
  • Diet preparation for our group of colobus monkeys, feed them and clean their enclosure.

Some of the morning half day activities may include:

  • Rake the sand in the enclosure, clean their house and feed the meerkats.
  • Feed the giraffe.
  • Cleaning, feeding and if possible, carrying out skin care on our rhino.

Some of the morning half day activities (adults only) may include:

  • Meet our gang of meerkats, rake the sand in their enclosure, clean their house and feed them.
  • Visit the giraffe, clean their house and get the opportunity to feed them.
  • Meet our remarkable rhino, clean their enclosure, feed them and if possible, carry out skin care on our rhino.

Some of the afternoon half day activities (adults only) may include:

  • Clean and feed the aardvarks with their favourite treats – mealworms and apply Vitamin E cream or sunblock in the summer to their bodies.
  • Prepare food, feed the porcupines and clean their enclosure.
  • Diet preparation for our group of colobus monkeys, feed them and clean their enclosure.

Some of the junior keeper experience activities may include:

  • Prepare the porcupine diet and get the opportunity to feed them.
  • Clean and feed the aardvarks with their favourite treats – mealworms and apply Vitamin E cream or sunblock in the summer to their bodies.
  • Clean the pygmy goat’s enclosure and enjoy a handling session with our rabbits & guinea pigs.
  • Visit the giraffe, clean their house and get the opportunity to feed them.

Activities may be subject to change on the day due to welfare or operational factors.

Adult Full Day Experience (9.30am to 3.30pm)

1 person £220
Voucher comes with complimentary park admission and lunch for the participant plus a guest.

2 people £330 (second person half price)
Voucher comes with complimentary park admission and lunch for the participants and two guests.

Adult/Junior Half Day Experience (9.30 to 12.30am or 1.30pm to 4.30pm*)

1 person £120
Voucher comes with complimentary park admission for the participating adult and one guest. The junior experience voucher comes with complimentary park admission for the participating child and one responsible adult/parent or guardian.

2 people £180 (second person half price)
Voucher comes with complimentary park admission for the participating adults and two guests. The junior experience voucher comes with complimentary park admission for the participating children plus two guests, at least one of which must be a responsible adult/parent or guardian.

Group bookings available for up to 6 children, enquire for details.

This experience must be booked in advance. The programme of activities is dependent on the capability of the participants; however, where it is possible, reasonable adjustments will be made to try to ensure that all of our experiences are open to all. Please be aware that pregnant women will be unable to take part in any pre-booked experience.

All experience gift vouchers are valid for 12 months from the date that the voucher is to be presented as a gift, so no actual experience date is required at the time of purchase. Once the voucher has been presented to the recipient they can phone Guest Information at Africa Alive! and book a date at their convenience.

All Banham Zoo & Africa Alive! season ticket holders receive 10% discount on the above pre-booked experience.

For more information or to book this experience please call Guest Information on 01502 740291.

*Timings shown are correct between 1st April and 30th September. Please ask at Guest Information for winter timings.

This experience must be pre-booked before your visit. Please contact Guest Information on 01502 740291 for bookings and special offers.

 

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