Noah's Ark Zoo Farm

Clevedon Road, Wraxall, Bristol, BS48 1PG

Tel: +44 (0)1275 852606

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Noah's Ark Zoo Farm


Noah’s Ark Zoo Farm is a conservation charity and the largest zoo in Somerset with over 100 species of animals. The multi award winning Zoo is open 7 days a week and aims to make Noah's Ark a place of joy, wonder, adventure and refreshment that supports the well-being of all visitors, staff and volunteers. Through education and fun, they aim to inspire and motivate this generation and the next to consider sustainable lifestyles and care for our planet. 

Amazing Animals
The home of the big Zoo animals! Visit Noah’s Ark and come face to face with a cheeky mob of meerkats, be awed by African elephants and dazzled by the zebra herd! Experience the majestic beauty and see the skies come alive during the daily birds of prey displays! The Wings of Wonder display showcases the owls, hawks, falcons and eagles in an unforgettably mesmerizing spectacle.

Indoor and Outdoor Adventures
Play and adventure never stops with our 10 play areas across the 100-acre site. Enjoy the huge indoor play barns including under 5’s soft play and a giant rainbow slide. The Zoo also has accessible play equipment including nest swings and a wheelchair accessible roundabout. Fancy an a-maze-ing adventure? Navigate through Britain’s longest hedge maze. The British wildlife themed maze has 3.4km of paths and wooden nest tower at the center. Keep the whole family smiling and active all day, whatever the weather!

Noah’s Ark Zoo Farm is proud to be an accessible attraction. Facilities include multiple accessible toilets, Changing Places facility, accessible play equipment, hearing loops and more. Please visit Noah's Ark Zoo Farm website before your visit for up-to-date information and to view the Access guide.

Buy online and save! Noah’s Ark recommends that all tickets, including those for free essential carers and under 2’s are purchased online prior to your arrival.  Prices are seasonal, please check the website for up-to-date ticket prices. 

Food and Drink
There is a range of delicious hot and cold food and drink options available in our Food Barn and convenient snack kiosks across the Zoo, including vegan, vegetarian and gluten-free options! Alternatively, visitors are very welcome to bring their own lunch and enjoy it in one of our many picnic spots. 

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Book Tickets


  • Noah's Ark Zoo Farm: A Big Day Out

Special Offers

  • Free entry for essential carers

    The offer: Free entry for essential carers every day. ID required: Blue badge, DLA letter, PIP letter, carers card, Bristol Pink card.

    How to book: For further details, terms and conditions and to book visit the Noah's Ark Zoo Farm website.

    Offers for carers - redeem this special offer immediately

    Offer link: Offers for carers

  • South West Attractions VIP Pass

    The offer: The South West Attractions VIP pass is available to all visitors who purchase a full-priced ticket with any of the exclusive list of participating attractions. VIP pass holders will automatically qualify for a 20% discount off of the admission price to the five other attraction.

    How to book: For more information please see Noah's Ark Zoo Farm website here

    Things to do in Bristol - redeem this special offer between 01/02/2024 and 02/06/2024

    School Holiday Offers - redeem this special offer between 01/02/2024 and 02/06/2024

    Offer link: Things to do in Bristol, School Holiday Offers

Opening Times

Season (1 Jan 2024 - 31 Dec 2024)


  • VAQAS VB Attraction VAQAS


  • Green AwardsGreen Tourism Business Scheme (Gold) Green Tourism Business Scheme (Gold) 2024
  • Bristol Tourism & Hospitality AwardSustainable Tourism Winner 2013 Sustainable Tourism Winner 2013 2014
  • Regional and MiscellaneousLearning Outside the Classroom Quality Badge Learning Outside the Classroom Quality Badge 2015
  • AA AwardsAA COVID Confident Scheme AA COVID Confident Scheme 2020
  • Regional and MiscellaneousWTTC Safe Travels WTTC Safe Travels 2021

Further Information


  • Gift Shop


  • Accessible to Wheelchair Users
  • Changing Places Toilet
  • Designated parking provided for guests with disabilities
  • Facilities for Disabled Visitors
  • Facilities for Hearing Impaired Visitors - Please contact Noah's Ark to discuss your requirements
  • Facilities for Visually Impaired Visitors - Please contact Noah's Ark to discuss your requirements
  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Level access, ramp or lift to a public toilet
  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors
  • Ramp/Level Access
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors


  • On-Site café/restaurant
  • Picnic Site

Children & Infants

  • Facilities for children

Establishment Features

  • Cater for groups
  • Conference facilities
  • Toilets

Key Features

  • Approx length of visit - All day normally but at least three - four hours.
  • Film or TV location
  • In countryside
  • Indoor Attraction
  • Max group size - Unlimited
  • Min group size - 10 people
  • Outdoor Attraction

Parking & Transport

  • Car parking
  • On Bus Route

Payment Methods

  • Blue Badge Guides admitted free - Essential carer for disabled visitors gain free entry
  • Booking essential - For groups, school and birthday parties
  • Special group rates - Please contact Noah's Ark to discuss your requirements
  • TIC Staff Admitted Free - Please contact before hand to arrange visit

Specialist Features

  • Family Fun
  • Marketed towards children
  • Marketed towards families
  • Marketed towards senior citizens
  • Marketed towards student/youth

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Demonstrations Given
  • Educational Visits Accepted

Venue Facilities

  • Groups Accepted - Various size rates



TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

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    Recent Reviews:

    • Stephanie D
      Amazing day out with family!
      5 of 5 stars
      Friday, 22nd March 2024
      This zoo is the best I’ve ever been too! There is so much to do, look at and learn. Staff are very friendly, polite and happy to help. Me and my family had an amazing day out here and we will deffo... Read full review
    • rnbrowne1995
      London, United Kingdom
      Highly recommend! 10/10 experience.
      5 of 5 stars
      Saturday, 23rd March 2024
      Yesterday we visited Noah ark and it was an amazing experience from start to finish. We was lucky enough to meet the owner and hear her passion for the zoo/farm. From kids play parks, inside play... Read full review
    • Kasie W
      Trip Type:
      Friends getaway
      Ark After Dark Experience
      5 of 5 stars
      Monday, 1st April 2024
      WOW WOW WOW! A couple of weeks ago I went to an evening event called Ark After Dark and what can I say but WOW! A truly amazing, once in a lifetime experience! The staff took us on a private tour... Read full review

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    Road Directions

    Northbound: M5 J20, take the B3133 towards Clevedon, onto B3130 signed Tickenham. Continue on B3130 for 5 miles. Bear left onto B3128 up Tickenham Hill, continuing along Clevedon Road. Noah’s Ark entrance is signposted on the left. Southbound: M5 J19, take second exit (A369) towards Bristol, then first right through Portbury Village. After 2 miles turn right on B3128. Noah’s Ark is down the road on the right. From Airport and Bus: A38, Barrow Gurney B3130 to B3128. Find out about the latest on the roads and get travel directions from

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    Bus Service- 361 (hourly), Bristol to Clevedon, stops at Noah’s Ark entrance. Free Car and Coach Parking. For comprehensive information about getting here by public transport, please visit

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