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The small zoo making a big difference! Set in an acre of woodland garden above the attractive coastal village of Shaldon, we look after, and help preserve, some of the rarest and most endangered animals in the world.
All reviews endangered species meerkat experience small animals conservation work nocturnal house lovely little place new arrivals slow loris happy to answer any questions worth a visit really enjoyed our visit larger zoos car park couple of hours public toilets mouse deer staff were friendly
We enjoyed a quick visit not long before the zoo was due to close for the day. The weather was a bit miserable which seemed to keep quite a few of the animals in, but we managed to see enough to keep our grandson happy...More
We visited today for a zoo keeper experience (birthday present treat) for our Ringtail lemur mad and conservationist supporter 11 year old daughter. We opted for the zoo keeper day as thought great value at £55 for adult and child and we were not disappointed....More
It's a fairly small zoo but still with plenty to see and a good place to spend an hour. Most of the animals are primates but there are a few mammals and birds. The price reflects the size and the ticket let's you return later...More
Came here in extra half term week so not crowded. We walked around the enclosures, our first visit here. Difficult to see some of the animals as they were inside but those we did see we're very active. We especially liked seeing the lemurs. The...More
Nestled down near the town of Shaldon the Zoo is hidden amongst the trees. The Zoo is part of a number of conservation programs for highly endangered species. The staff are very friendly and knowledgeable and there are plenty of information boards about the animals...More
My 14 year old son didn't want to go but when we got there he loved it. A small zoo but with some interesting animals with well looked after enclosures and very knowledgeable staff. A lovely way to spend a couple of hours
Came along to the Halloween night and wasn't disappointed, the staff were all fantastic!! Great with the children! The bloke doing the talks was interesting and full of passion for the animals.. Would highly recommend this zoo.. been a few times before but this event...More
We was staying the week at the local holiday park and looking for somewhere to take our children. We came across Shaldon Zoo and saw the very good reviews and opted to give it a try.
The zoo is situated just 80 metres from the...More
My 8 year old daughter was a zoo keeper for the day at Sheldon. She had the most amazing day filled with education and fun. She was able to feed the animals and get close to them. She Came back full of knowledge. The staff...More