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Become a keeper for the day at Bristol Zoo Gardens

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Keeper Experience at Bristol Zoo


Get set for adventure and become a Zoo Keeper for the day.

Now is your chance to find out what it’s like to be a zoo keeper in Bristol Zoo Garden. For an entire day you will be given one-to-one interaction with a Bristol Zoo Gardens keeper, allowing you to experience life in all four animal sections: Mammals, Birds, Ectotherms and Presentations.

With free entry into the Zoo, dine in The Hide Cafe Restaurant over a complimentary lunch before receiving your special souvenir gift pack including a specially designed fleece and baseball cap to remember your extraordinary day. This memorable day even includes complimentary entry to the zoo for a friend, allowing them to enjoy the animals and exhibits at their leisure whilst you take part in a fantastic behind the scenes experience. 

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Recent Reviews:

  • fatfoodfreek179
    Trip Type:
    Solo travel
    never Disappointed
    5 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 16th July 2019
    the animals are so well cared for cleaned out beautifully. Flower gardens are amazing, full of colour everywhere..There is cafe and restaurent, very good meals and snacks.Very expensive to go in if... Read full review
  • FollowingSunsets
    Weston-super-Mare, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Lovely day out! 😄
    4 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 16th July 2019
    Went to the zoo today and found it delightful. Wonderful range of beautiful animals! Some enclosures bigger than others but very acceptable. All animals were happy and well cared for. Very friendly... Read full review
  • 941jimmyc
    Bristol, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Good old Bristol zoo
    5 of 5 stars
    Friday, 19th July 2019
    Took out a year's membership on this visit so we can take our 3 year old when we want. Such a lovely place been around 19 time with the little one since June. Higy recommend. To all visitors Read full review
Bristol Zoo Gardens
Guthrie Road

Tel: +44 (0)117 974 7300

Opening Times

Season (1 Jan 2019 - 31 Dec 2019)

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