Coronavirus (COVID-19)

If you are planning on travelling distance to attractions, we would recommend that you contact the venues directly in advance to avoid disappointment.

If you, or any of your party have a new persistant cough, or develop a fever of 38C, we would instead advise you to use the NHS's dedicated website for professional advice.

Whipsnade Wild Animal Park

In 600 acres, Whipsnade Wild Animal Park is home to 2500+ of the world's most incredible creatures. One of the largest conservation centres in Europe, we have many rare & endangered animals - lemurs, cheetah, elephants, chimpanzee & tigers. Get a taste of animal action at our free daily demonstrations; Elephant Walk, free-flying Birds of the World, Sealion Demonstration, penguin feeding & animal talks give you the chance to ask your questions & find out more about wildlife. See Kira & Kharlan, 2 tiger cubs, up to lots of mischief, keeping their parents on their toes; baby crocodiles snapping for attention; flamingo chicks turning pink. The white rhino calf will be making her 1st explorations of her 'savannah'. Take the FREE Safari Tour Bus through herds of Asian animals on an unforgettable journey aboard the Great Whipsnade Railway. On foot you will be in the company of our free-roaming animals - wallabies, peacocks, Chinese water deer & more. There is plenty for the children with the Run Wild Adventure Playground and Children's Farm. and who knows what wonderful creatures may be lurking around the corner of the Discovery Centre! Our caf? & gift shop are open all year round & you can graze on ice cream & snacks from the many kiosks in park. Ask about our Friends of Whipsnade & Adopt an Animal schemes to find out how you can do more to help the world's wildlife. Over 2500 animals in 600 acres of countryside Free demonstrations and talks Run Wild Adventure Playground. Steam Railway Safari. Conservation in Action. Disabled Facilities Information Hotline: 0990 200123

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