Mini Zookeeper Experience

Mini Zookeeper Experience

Come along and share the delight of being a park zookeeper! Your day starts with complimentary refreshments in the Zoo HQ. You will be greeted by one of our Animal Park team who will give you a health and safety briefing and explain in more detail the timetable of your animal activities.

Experience the joys of being a park zookeeper! This is a great package for younger children who just love animals and want to join in on the day-to-day tasks with our fantastic keepers.

When you and your little one begin your mini-zookeeper experience you will be greeted in our Zoo HQ with complimentary refreshments to make sure that your experience is started off right! From here you will be met by one of our Animal Park team who will give you an important health and safety briefing and explain your timetable in more detail, preparing you for the fantastic day of animal activities that lies ahead!

Next, your designated zookeeper will guide you to our Animal Park, whilst sharing with you and your mini zookeeper lots of fascinating information about the great range of animals we have here at Hertfordshire Zoo! Sounds great so far doesn’t it!

A  mini zookeeper experience is unique and can include a number of different activities depending on what is happening at the park during the time of your visit. You may find yourself helping out in our farmyard, spending some time in the wallaby enclosure, or even getting up close and personal with our collection of reptiles!

We guarantee that throughout your experience at Hertfordshire Zoo you and your little one will learn plenty of interesting facts about what goes on behind the scenes at one of the UK’s leading zoos in conservation, breeding, animal movements, and veterinary care. There is no better gift for a child who wants to know more about animals, so make sure to book your space today to guarantee your experience.

Here is some important information about our mini zookeeper package:

  • Duration: 1 hour
  • Must be between the ages of 5 and 7 years
  • Must be at least one adult and one child
  • Weekdays and weekends at 10.30am – 11.30am
  • Participants receive a certificate
  • Entry to the Park for the day

Our mini zookeeper experience is the perfect gift for any child with an interest in animals, so make sure to book your package today and guarantee the experience of a lifetime!

You can purchase an annual membership to the park online here.

Our Gift Vouchers can be redeemed across all of our experiences, including our Mini Zookeeper experience! Perfect as a gift for friends or family.

Experience Prices

Each experience includes admission to the zoo, so you can spend the whole day to explore all of our facilities we have to offer around your experience if you wish.

You can bring guests who pay normal admission prices online in advance but cannot participate in the experience.

From: £120.00

Terms of Experience

Please read through our terms and conditions below regarding our experiences before booking.

Frequently Asked Questions

Yes, our Mini Zookeeper package includes a ticket to our zoo so once you're done with your experience you can enjoy & explore the rest of our animals.

Our Mini Zookeeper experience is suitable for children between the ages of 5 and 7 years old.

Lots! It depends on what is happening at the zoo during the time of the experience, but we can guarantee there will be plenty happening (and plenty of fun!).




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