Go wild and become a zookeeper for the day at Marwell Zoo

Winchester, Hampshire

This unique once-in-a-lifetime experience will allow you to get up close to some of nature’s most endangered species for a memory you’ll never forget.

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From giraffes and rhinos to reptiles and penguins, your Keeper for a Day experience will give you access to some of Marwell Zoo’s most popular inhabitants.

The 140-acre zoological park is home to hundreds of exotic and endangered species. A typical day may include preparing food, mucking out enclosures or feeding the animals. 

Other highlights include close encounters with the big cats and behind-the-scenes access. At the end of your visit, you will receive a certificate and souvenirs to remember your time at Marwell. 

In the evening, relax in the nearby safari-style Marwell Hotel. Ideal for family and group holidays, bedrooms are split between four lodges and connected by open corridors from which you can admire the surrounding woodland.

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