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Drusillas Park

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Open Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Our granddaughters birthday

Well we’re do I start well what a great place to go , there was 12 of us ageing from 18 months to... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Jacqueline C
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Maidstone, United Kingdom
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Keeper for the day @ Drusillas

We had the most amazing day at Drusillas when we paid for our 9 year old to do Keeper for the Day... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Meander26377183135
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Widely regarded as the best small zoo in Europe Drusillas Park offers a fun finding-out day out. Brilliant play areas including Go Wild! Go Bananas! and Amazon Adventure. Plus a splashpad, Hello Kitty Secret Garden and African-themed three-ride...more
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Alfriston Road, Berwick, Polegate BN26 5QS, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Well we’re do I start well what a great place to go , there was 12 of us ageing from 18 months to 50s we went for our granddaughters birthday in November the weather was ok had been raining the day before and the weather...More

Thank Jacqueline C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had the most amazing day at Drusillas when we paid for our 9 year old to do Keeper for the Day. Our keeper was excellent with our son, asking him questions and listening to him. Our son managed to see all the animals he...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Bought a keeper for the day for my 7 year old daughter. She had an amazing time. Got to see loads of animals, prepare their food, and actually go into the cages to feed them. We had a wet day, but nothing could spoil the...More

Thank 557Hutch
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It appears as though the animals have no available refuge sites, no enrichment and very basic enclosure set up. This may seem like it's great because then all the animals are on show for public at all times. But it is cruel. fact of the...More

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drusillaspark, Manager at Drusillas Park, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Penny, Animal welfare is at the heart of everything we do at Drusillas Park, and our dedicated team of keepers work hard to ensure our animals are happy and well cared for. All of our Zoo Keepers are experts in their field and they...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband & I went to Drusillas last week. It’s quite a few years since we were last there, when our boys were much younger, but it was great to go back and see all the things that bought back really happy memories. I had...More

Thank Lesley M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I paid £135 for this experience where you go round with a regular keeper from 10-3.30 seeing all the animals you want to at close quarters and hand feed those that are safe for you to do without getting nipped. This included penguins, meercats, kapibaras,...More

Thank Mark M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had never been here before, took my 9 year old niece and we both enjoyed the visit, no big animals but a great variety of smaller animals and with the children's play areas it proved to be a very good choice for animal mad...More

Thank Christopher G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A place for all ages to include the zoo, different playgrounds/areas for all ages, food huts and restaurant which are excellent value and good quality.

Thank 444Anon
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you are looking for somewhere to spend a few hours this is a good place. The animals are varied and were very lively, if you have children the place is great with lots of rides and activities for them, it has a large car...More

Thank 557stephenb
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My 11 year old daughter has a thing about sloths and the meet and feed the sloth experience was the 'best present she has ever had'. Sam the keeper was fab, knowledgeable, chatty and really friendly, putting my daughter as ease. We had lots of...More

Thank Zahra M
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Viv C
8 August 2018|
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Response from Summerlok | Reviewed this property |
It depends what kind of animals you like. If you are especially keen on small mammals and especially small monkeys, which they have a lot of and they're all lovely, then yes it's worth going without children. I've been with... More
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Cara L
7 August 2018|
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Response from Summerlok | Reviewed this property |
Virtually all the animals have indoor housing for bad weather and fairly generous outdoor areas for good weather and can move freely between. The open air, walk through lemur enclosure is a treat! The bat cave may not be for... More
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naazccc
6 August 2018|
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Response from SamanthaC107 | Reviewed this property |
No there isn’t a dedicated taxi rank but they do have a “taxi phone” in guest services on the far wall as you walk in (it’s the little stand-alone hut as you walk to the entrance) and I would suggest booking in advance and... More
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