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Animal Experiences

An animal experience at Jersey Zoo gives you a behind-the-scenes look at what goes into caring for some of our fascinating animals. Whether you want to treat yourself or your loved ones, an animal experience is the perfect way to make a day at Jersey Zoo even more unforgettable!

Choose an animal experience to make the most of your day at the zoo, or get stuck in with the Keeper for a Day experience.

Animal Experiences

Book an experience that you won't forget and take home tales to wow your friends back home!

Each experience has varying durations, maximum numbers and age limits, and it is best to consult the website for full terms and conditions

The following experiences are available:

  • Meerkat Encounter
  • Fruit Bat Encounter
  • Bird Encounter
  • Reptile & Amphibian Tour
  • Meet the Orangutans
  • Meet the Lemurs
  • Keeper for a Day


Starting from £60 per person for an animal experience, or from £360 per person to be a keeper for the day!

Contact Details

Telephone: 01534 860 071
Email: experience@durrell.org
Website: www.durrell.org/visit-jersey-zoo/plan-your-visit/animal-experiences


To check availability and book your animal experience, please contact the team at Durrell using the above details. Please note that animal experiences should be booked 4-6 weeks in advance.