Meet the penguins
Are you potty about penguins? Our penguin experience gives you the chance to get up close and personal with our colony of gentoo and rockhopper penguins, feed them a ‘fish supper’ and quiz the keepers who care for these popular aquatic birds.
| Your experience
|| This will last approximately 30 minutes and includes:
| admission to the zoo for the participant
| behind the scenes access to the penguin area
| the chance to feed our colony of penguins
| the chance to meet our penguin keeper and learn more about these popular birds
| an experience certificate, fact sheet and penguin photograph.
The experience is available for adults and children over the age of 10 years old. Children under the age of 17 must be accompanied by a spectating parent or guardian*.
There may be one other participant taking part in the same experience.
* Spectating parents and guardians must pay normal zoo admission on the day of the experience and can watch from the normal visitor viewing areas.
When does our penguin experience take place?
- Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
| How to book
| The penguin experience is £65 per person.
| You must book your experience.
To book, call zoo crew on 028 9077 6277 (extension 203).
Download the terms and conditions for our penguin experience. (PDF - 2.6MB)
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There will be no animal experiences available on:
| Saturday 2 December
|| Sunday 3 December
| Saturday 9 December
|| Sunday 10 December
| Saturday 16 December
|| Sunday 17 December