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Animal Experiences

Want to get up close and personal with some of our animals? Find out some of the most amazing facts about them? Or get a taste of what its like to be a zoo keeper?

Animal Encounter Experience from £50.00

Work with a range of animals from our collection, helping to feed and care for them.

Animal Encounter Experiences for 1 or 2 people: £50.00 

Encounters last for approximately 1 hour and includes admission. Participants must be at least 8 years old, and participants aged under 16 must be accompanied by an adult (one supervising adult admission included in price).

Additional People

If you wish to book an animal encounter for multiple people in one session we offer the following rates:

  • Animal Encounter for 3 people: £75.00
  • Animal Encounter for 4 people: £100.00

Due to animal welfare standards, there is a maximum of four participants per experience (plus one supervising adult). All participants, including children are encouraged to wear a face covering during the experience. 

You can purchase Animal Encounter vouchers on the Askham Bryan Online Store

If you wish to book for a particular date, please include this when you buy and we will be in touch to confirm it is available. You can purachse this item as a gift - a PDF voucher will be sent out and wil be valid for one year. 

Booking & Further Information

To find out more about our Animal Encounter Experience, either use the contact form below or contact us directly.

Our Animal Encounter Experiences run on weekends and school holidays only - we cannot facilitate experiences on days where we are closed to the public. 

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NB. Your details will be kept confidential and will never be passed on to any third parties.

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