West Midland Safari Park
There's a really fun day out for children of all ages at West Midland Safari Park, that includes going on a real safari to see real wild animals, thereâs lions and tigers; giraffe and rhino; elephants and zebra along with all kinds of deer that love to be stroked and fed.
Animal food is for sale on arrival and it really is worth getting some for these special encounters.
After your safari there are all kinds of things to do, like visiting Discovery Trail and seeing Penguin Cove. Itâs wonderful to see the penguins swimming under water and meeting their keeper.
Theres also a Sea Lion Show: itâs always great fun for the audience and the Sea Lions! Thereâs also Reptile World; Creepy Crawlies; Seaquarium and a Twilight Cave to enjoy before moving off to see one of the largest pods of hippo in Europe.
Now time to let off steam in the amusement area that is packed with all kinds of family friendly rides and attractions, including Cubs Kingdom which is especially designed for the tots. (All charged extra).
Not far away is the African Village that comes complete with thatched village huts and lots of sheep and goats to pet and feed. Youâll also find Meerkat Mayhem and âWalking with Lemursâ which can be found in a lovely woodland setting that is home to some gorgeous lemurs, woodcarvings and log seating.
And, theres still time to catch the Safari Express train ride in the amusement area back to the car park! Itâs even included as part of your admission charge, too!
Sweet Shop: ice-creams, pick and mix, rock and drinks; Port Livingstone Pizza take away; Car Park Grill take away; Explorers Family Restaurant for sit down meals; Oasis Bar for drinks and baguettes; Botswana Burger Bar for sit down fast food; Hot and Spicy take away.
In Explorers Cafe: Salads, Jacket Potatoes (generally weekends), Pasta, Fresh fruit and fruit pots.
Soft toys, Ornaments, Stationery items, Pictures and Guide books available.
Disabled toilets available. Baby changing: A separate unit in Car Park toilet block. Incorporated within the disabled toilet in the Explorers Restaurant and Discovery Trail toilet block. A separate unit in the Adventure Theme Park Area toilet block.
Baby food is on sale and milk-warming facilities are available in the Explorers Cafe.
West Midland Safari Park is situated on the main A456 between Kidderminster and Bewdley. Postcode: DY12 1LF
The safari at West Midland Safari Park is about four miles long and can get busy during school holidays, best to get at the Park for opening. If you are late getting there, consider going to see the Discovery Trail and other attractions first and returning to the animal reserves in the afternoon â make a note what time the safari gates close. Normally it takes about one hour and fifteen minutes to drive around. The âWalking with Lemursâ exhibit is unsuitable for prams and pushchairs. West Midland Safari Park is only open at weekends in the winter. Rides are closed in the winter.
If you've had fun on your family day out to West Midland Safari Park, tell us about it your visit, so other people will know it's a great place to go as well.
It may be worth checking out West Midland Safari Park's website to see if there are any special events or seasonal fun things to do that may be going on during the day.
Herefordshire and Worcestershire
Telephone: 01299 402114
Child under 3 years admitted free!
Adventure Theme Park rides charged extra in all cases. Opening Times: 2014 Opening Details:
Daily from 10am
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