Admission Prices Inc. Donation Exc. Donation
Adult £19.95 £18.10
Children (3-15 Years) £13.95 £12.65
Under 3's FREE FREE
Senior Citizen (65 Years+) £17.95 £16.30
Registered Disabled    
Child / Adult / Carer £9.95 £9.05

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Bring your friends and family to enjoy the magic of Christmas at Africa Alive!

2nd, 3rd, 9th, 10th, 16th, 17th,
20th – 24th December

11am – 3pm


Children can enjoy the thrill of meeting Santa in his grotto whilst also receiving a fantastic gift* and join us in the Discovery Centre for Christmas Crafts* and Festive Face Painting*!

(*small additional cost applies. Normal admission charges apply.)

Visit Santa – £5.95 each

Children can enjoy the thrill of meeting Santa whilst also receiving a fantastic gift.

‘Santa Visit’ vouchers can be pre-purchased on our online booking page.

Don’t forget about all the animals who would love to see you during the winter period, with over a 1000 animals, there’s plenty to see and do at Africa Alive!. You can discover some critically endangered species including our addax, somali wild ass and many more!

Enjoy our daily feeding talks and learn more about the animals in our care, take a stroll through ‘Lemur Encounters’ to get up close to our ring-tailed lemurs or spot the ‘King of the Beasts’ in our lion enclosure “Kingdom of the Lion”, which offers the perfect viewing opportunities of our pride of lions no matter the weather!

Under 12’s also have the perfect opportunity to burn off some energy in our indoor adventure play area, the WILDZONE – full of slides, ball pools, interactive games and a rope bridge, there is also a dedicated soft play area for the under 5’s and seating for grown ups wanting a rest.

looking for the perfect christmas gift?

Well, look no further… treat your loved ones to a unique gift from Africa Alive!

  • Annual Season Ticket – Treat your loved ones to a Season Ticket. An Africa Alive! Season Ticket includes Associate Membership of the Zoological Society of East Anglia, and FREE ADMISSION to our sister park, Banham Zoo, near Diss, Norfolk. A Season Ticket is valid for a whole year and offers amazing value for money
  • Adult & Junior Keeper Experiences – As a guest and a temporary colleague we would like to give a true feeling of what it is like to be a keeper at Africa Alive!
  • Meet the Lions Experience – Do you know someone brave enough..? This is a fantastic opportunity to get as close as possible to our superb pride of lions
  • Big Keeper/Little Keeper – Kids, why not take your favourite grown-up for a walk on the wild side at Africa Alive!
  • Animal Sponsorship – Sponsor an animal for that unique gift and help play a valuable role in wildlife conservation. Each animal in the park is waiting to be sponsored for your family, your friends or even your school
  • Gift Cards – Can’t decide what to buy? Gift cards are the perfect gift for your friends and family, with many fantastic opportunities to spend them around Africa Alive!
  • Gift Shop – We have a fantastic range of Christmas ideas in our gift shop for all ages


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