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Animal Encounter Experience (4 people)




A wonderful Animal Encounter Experience at Askham Bryan Wildlife and Conservation Park. A whole hour of interacting with some of the most amazing animals in the world. Available to book now! This item is for 4 people on the experience.

This Animal Encounter last approx. 1 hour and can be booked right now for 2022. Experiences are available at 10:30AM or 13:30PM. Available only during our opening times for a maximum of 4 people. Experiences vary and cover a range of animals that live here at the Wildlife Park. The Animal Encounter also gives you access into the Wildlife Park.

This experience is for age 7+, children 15 and under must be supervised by an adult - supervising adult is free. Select your preferred date at the checkout or select it as a gift and we will send out a voucher to your desired address. The voucher must be used within one year of purchasing.


Detailed Description

By purchasing this experience, you agree that the participant will abide by the following conditions:

Participants must be aged 7 or over.

Participants aged 15 and under must be accompanied by a supervising adult (included free of charge).

Participants must have current tetanus immunisation.

Participants must wear suitable clothing: full length trousers, shoes which fully cover the feet (not sandals/flip flops), no jewellery (or piercings covered).

Long hair must be tied back.

Participants must follow the staff instructions at all times during the experience.

Please note that people whose immune system is compromised (e.g. pregnant women, people with immunocompromising illnesses) may not be able to handle any animals, and their activities may be very limited.

If you have any particular health and safety or accessibility needs please ensure that we are aware of these before the day.

Participants must wash their hands after touching animals, and should wash their hands before eating, drinking or touching their faces. Anti-bacterial hand wash is not sufficient – soap and running water is the only safe way of washing hands.

Please do not attempt to touch any animals unless a staff member instructs you that you may do so.

Please keep your face away from the animals, and do not attempt to kiss the animals!

Askham Bryan Wildlife and Conservation Park will not accept responsibility for any person disregarding health and safety guidelines or neglecting to follow safe working practices instruction by its trained keeping staff whilst in the boundaries of the zoo.

Participants will be required to complete a health and safety form upon arrival, confirming tetanus immunity.

The experience lasts 1 hour and tasks may vary depending on the animals needs that day (working with animals can be unpredictable), but we will make every effort to ensure you are able to encounter a range of animals.

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