Meet the Meerkats Experience – Tickets

If you wish to book for today please contact the Zoo for availability 01993 846353.


Our Meet the Meerkats Experience gives you the opportunity to get up close to these highly sociable and fascinating creatures, helping to feed the animals their favourite snacks and learn about their way of life. This unique experience is available everyday at 10.30am and is limited to a maximum group size of 6.

Our keeper experiences are run by experienced members of our expert zoo keeping team and include the following:


  • Your session will begin with a safety briefing
  • You will then enter the meerkat enclosure with a zoo keeper for approx. 20 mins
  • Opportunity to feed them their favourite snacks
  • Close interaction – watch them foraging for food, hear how they communicate
  • Discover where they are from, why they have black rings around their eyes and how their hierarchy works.
  • All participants will receive a special commemorative certificate

Any Questions?

If you have any questions, please read our FAQ page which may have the information you need. If you need any further assistance or have queries regarding your visit, please contact us.