We are re-introducing our close encounter contact sessions. Listed below are the feed and talks we will also share with you in the open. 

NB: You may have to queue at the peak arrival time of 10am to 11.30am particularly mid-week in summer.

There is so much to see and do at Exmoor Zoo! 

Our daily and monthly activity schedules are below. Click here to  Download  a map of the zoo.


19th February - 31st October 2023

Time Activity Location
10.30am Ring tail lemurs talk Lemur towers (9)
11.00am Otter & bush dog talk Enclosures (22/22a)
11.30pm Grey wolf talk Grey wolf enclosure (39)
12.00 Animal encounters Encounter zone
12.45pm Hunting dog talk hunting dog enclosure (42)
1.00pm Cheetah talk Cheetah enclosure (34)
2.00pm Animal encounters Encounter zone
3.00pm Exmoor Beast talk    leopard/puma encosure  (12/13)
3.30pm Tapir talk Tapir enclosure (41)
3.45pm Meerkat  talk Meerkat enclosure (3)
4.00pm Clouded leopard talk Clouded leopard enclosure (3a)
4.15pm Wolverine talk Wolverine enclosure (42)


1st November  - 18th February 2024

Time Activity Location
11.00am Ring tailed lemurs talk Lemur towers (9)
11.30am Otters  talk Otters (22a)
12.00pm Grey wolf talk grey wolf enclosure (39)
12.30pm Painted dog talk hunting dog enclosure (42)
1.00pm Cheetah feed & talk Cheetah enclosure (34)
2.00pm Animal encounters Encounter Zone
3.00pm Exmoor Beast talk Puma enclosures (12)
3.30pm  Meerkat talk  Meerkat encllsotre (3)

Monthly Events for 2023

Subject to change due to Covid 19 regulations 

Dates Activity
Tuesday 1st March - Thursday 31st inclusive March Madness (special discounts)
Saturday 9th April - Sunday April 24th inclusive Easter Holidays and Quiz
Monday April 25th – Friday May 27th inclusive Native Species campaign
Saturday 28th May – Sunday 5th June inclusive Love your Zoo
Monday 5th June – Friday 30th June inclusive Mini Beast Month
Saturdat 1st July – Monday 31st July inclusive Exmoor Beast Time
Tuesday 1st August - Thursday 31st August inclusive Big Bug Bonanza
Friday 1st September – Friday 25th October inclusive Endangered Animals event
Saturday 23rd October – Sunday 29th October inclusive Halloween Spook-tacular
Wednesday 1st November – Thursday 30th November inclusive  

Locals month 1/2 price entry for all EX postodes and

TA 1,2,3,4,21,22,23,24. 

Cannot be used in conjunction with any other offers,

discounts, family tickets, online or tescos vouchers.

Drivers License required for postcode ID

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