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NOW OPEN - SAFARI ACADEMY

Perfect for a curriculum based visit or an end of term treat. Discounted admission & ride wristbands, and bespoke learning activities available for all ages and abilities.
OR, thinking of bringing your scout or guiding group, or a group of youngsters with the local sports or youth centre?

SCHOOLS & COLLEGES

SCHOOL PRICES – SAVE OVER 50% – Available for educational groups of 10 or more people arriving by coach or minibus.

Safari Academy is an outstanding, sustainably-built facility, designed specifically for visiting schools & groups. This modern state-of-the-art building featuring five classrooms will provide interactive education for groups of all ages, from pre-schools and nurseries to university groups and adult learners.

Groups can take part in a variety of activities to enhance in-school learning, including curriculum linked guided tours, hands-on Discovery Sessions and workshops. The Academy will also be home to accredited animal care courses, holiday clubs, career days and even open days and clubs for teachers.

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For further information please visit the Safari Academy website via the link below.

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EXPLORE

Walking Safaris – Guided walks of the Discovery Trail, African Village or Land of the Living Dinosaurs. 

EXPERIENCE

Safari Rangers – Let an experienced ranger give you a personal on-coach guide of the Drive-Through Safari. 

ADMISSION

WINTER SEASON

Open 10am every weekend until 5th February 2017

Plus Weekdays from 12th November to 24th December 2016.

The theme park and rides are closed for winter.

Pupil Admission – £6.99

1 FREE Teacher per 6 paying pupils

Extra Teachers – £7.99

Under 3’s admission – Free

SUMMER SEASON – SCHOOLS

Available from 11th February until 3rd November 2017.

Pupil Admission – £9.50

Extra Teachers Admission – £10.50

Under 3’s Admission – Free

Free teacher places to match your pupils admission type: 1:2 (SEND), 1:6 (Primary), 1:10 (Secondary)

SUMMER SEASON – UNIFORMED & SOCIAL GROUPS 

Available from 11th February until 3rd November 2017.

Child Admission – £9.50

Adult Admission – £10.50

Concession Admission - £10.00

Under 3’s Admission – Free

One free organiser place per group.

 

Please Note: Discounted school & group admission prices are only available to 10 or more people arriving by minibus or coach, and do not include a Return Voucher or Safari Gift. Learning activities charged extra. For full details of opening times and seasons, see our Opening Times & Prices page. 

The Theme Park Rides are open during the Summer Season only (February to November). 

See our Theme Park page for more information.

ADMISSION & WRISTBANDS

WINTER SEASON

The theme park and rides are closed during the winter season.

SUMMER SEASON

Available from 11th February until 3rd November 2017.

Pupil Admission and Rides – £12.00

Extra Teacher Admission and Rides – £13.00

Free teacher places to match your pupils admission type: 1:2 (SEND), 1:6 (Primary), 1:10 (Secondary)

Please Note: Discounted school all-inclusive prices are only available to 10 or more people arriving by minibus or coach, and do not include a Return Voucher or Safari Gift. Learning activities charged extra. For full details of opening times and seasons, see our Opening Times & Prices page.

ADMISSION INCLUDES

ADMISSION INCLUDES:

  • Safari Drive-Through – Lions, tigers, elephants, rhino, giraffe and much more!
  • Discovery Trail – Penguin Cove, Sea Lion Show, Lorikeet Landing, Reptile World, Twilight Cave, Creepy Crawlies, SeaQuarium
  • Land of the Living Dinosaurs – 38 animatronic dinosaurs, dino dig and more!
  • African Village – Hippo Lakes, Meerkat Mayhem, Lemur Woods
  • Daily feeds, talks and animal encounters

A wide range of fun and curriculum based guided tours and classes are also available as an addition to your admission. Check out our Discovery Sessions, Safari Rangers and Walking Safaris for more details. Discounted school catering and goody bags are available too!

EXCITE

Put down the books and go wild! Treat your class and make the most of our discounted school admission and multi-ride wristband combination. Saving over 50%!

ENGAGE

Extend the learning with a bespoke hands on Discovery Session. Pick a topic or ask for a session to be created just for you. 

EDUCATE

 

Extend the learning with a bespoke hands on Discovery Session. Pick a topic or ask for a session to be created just for you.

Pre-School – Creature Features, Minibeasts, Dinosaurs, Animal Senses, Colours & Camouflage

Key Stage 1 & 2 – Creature Features, Minibeasts, Dinosaurs, Prehistoric, Animal Senses, Colours & Camouflage, Habitats & Adaptations, Animals in Danger, Animal Life Processes

Key Stage 3, 4 and 16+ – Evolution & Adaptation,Wild Work Careers, Animal Welfare, Marketing and Business, Science in the Workplace, Adaptations, Prehistoric, Dinosaurs, Research and Conservation, Animal Behaviour, Animal Life Processes

Tailor Made – If you can’t find what your looking for we can create a session just for you.

Outreach – Can’t make it to us? Let our experienced team bring hands on encounters to the comfort of your own classroom. Small groups or whole school assemblies are available. An ideal treat for all ages, and can be tailored to fit in with any topic!

PLAN YOUR DAY

 

Download our School Visit Guidelines to help plan your day.

Two FREE teacher preview tickets available for every booking.

Avoid the shops and make the most of our pre-ordered discounted goody bags and guidebooks.

Discounted school children’s packed lunches, adults hot lunches and children’s hot lunches are also available.

HOW TO BOOK

Contact us for further information or to make a provisional booking and a member of the Learning Team will respond to your enquiry.

Phone the Learning Department directly on 01299 404888

Email learning@wmsp.co.uk

Payment on the day by cash, company cheque or card. Invoicing can be arranged.

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