ShAdoW a PrImAte KeEpeR

No product

Our shadow a primate keeper experience is just what all those primate fanatics will love! Spend time with our dedicated primate keepers to learn what it takes to look after them all, and get up close to our residents. Help prepare their diets, clean their enclosures, and feed and give them enrichment! 


£129.99 per person

Max participants: 2


Your experience...

Starts at 2.00pm and finishes around 4pm and includes:


  • Free admission into the zoo for the participant(s).

  • Welcome & introduction.

  • Complimentary hot drink.

The above activities will be included for a range of our primates including: Our lemur species, marmosets, tamarins and loris.


  • Experiences are valid for 12 months from date of purchase and must be booked and completed before expiry.

  • The encounter is available for participants aged 15 years and over; however participants between the ages of 15-18 years old must be accompanied by a spectating parent or guardian paying normal zoo admission (1 adult per 1 minor). Any other guests wishing to watch the experience will need to pay normal centre admission prices.

  • A maximum of two people may take part in the experience.


mOrE InForMaTIon

Regrettably certain guests will be unable to take part including people with relevant phobias or known allergies, pregnant women and immunocompromised individuals.

Whilst every effort is made to accommodate those with a disability or learning difficulty, due to practicality and health and safety this cannot always be achieved; please contact us for advice before purchasing.

If you are considering this Encounter for corporate use or to use as a prize, please contact us on, to discuss all your options in more detail.

For more information or to place your order by phone, please call 01732 823996

If you have a query about our shadow a primate keeper experience, please email

Please see our full terms and conditions