What’s On

There is loads going on for you every day here at Dartmoor Zoo! Our fun and interesting talks are a great way to learn about the animals and to see them close up whilst they feed.

Coming up today…. 

Daily Talks and Feeds

  • Time Weekdays Weekends and Holidays
    10:30 Meerkats Meerkats
    11:00 Grivet Monkey
    11:30 Bear Bear
    12:00 Reptile and Bug (Close Encounters room) Reptile and Bug (Discovery and Learning Centre)
    13:00 Otters Otters
    14:00 Wolves
    14:30 Big Cat Big Cat
    15:00 Reptile and Bug (Close Encounters room) Reptile and Bug (Close Encounters room)
    15:30 Falconry
    18:00 Zoo Closes Zoo Closes

* Please note that the Close Encounters room located beside the Jaguar restaurant is only open during the specified periods.



Mother’s Day – Free Entry

We understand that Mother’s Day is a very special day for all of us. Which is why we’re giving you the opportunity to bring your mum or Grandma to the Zoo for Free! Show them how much you love them by spoiling them with a day trip to Dartmoor Zoo.

FREE entry to all Mums and Grandmas.

No need to book online, you’ll receive free admission at the gate.
The park opens at 10am on Mothering Sunday.

T&C’s Apply.
You must bring your child (or grandchild) in order to receive Mother’s Day Discount.
Groups of 5+ People whereby there is no admission fee (i.e 2 grandmothers, one mother and 2 under 3’s), must pay a donation to enter.

Spring Fair – Saturday 6th April


  • Arts and crafts stalls
  • Food stalls
  • Games and activities
  • Face painting
  • Balloon animals
  • lawn games
  • bouncy castle

More information coming soon.