12 Best Zoos and Wildlife Parks In Nottinghamshire Near Me | Day Out With The Kids

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Best Zoos and Wildlife Parks In Nottinghamshire

We've rounded up the best zoos and wildlife parks in Nottinghamshire in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 12 Nottinghamshire zoos and wildlife parks to pick from. Find the perfect places to go with your kids and get out on your next adventure!

All the zoos and wildlife parks we list are rated according to the ages they are suitable for, facilities and whether they are suitable for rainy days or best when the sun is shining.

Many of the places we list are historic or educational in nature and would be suitable for class trips or as ways to keep the learning up whilst having fun over the school holidays.

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Girl with lemur at Tropical Butterfly House in Sheffield

Tropical Butterfly House

  • Sheffield
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

If you dream of escaping to a tropical climate, where exotic birds and butterflies fly freely over your head in a rainforest-like setting, then the T...

Peak Wildlife Park

Peak Wildlife Park

  • Leek
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Have you ever tried to walk like a penguin? Or jump like a lemur? Well you’ll be able to practice at Peak Wildlife Park. Get up close to the animals...

Polar bear diving into water at Yorkshire Wildlife Park

Yorkshire Wildlife Park4 out of 5 starstotal reviews(4)

  • Doncaster
  • Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Up for an animal adventure? Take a walk on the wild side at the heart of Yorkshire with a visit to Yorkshire Wildlife Park, home to more than 300 ama...

Toad at Woodside Wildlife and Falconry Park in Lincoln

Woodside Wildlife and Falconry Park5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Lincoln
  • Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Woodside Wildlife and Falconry Park is hoping to inspire conservationists of the future by giving them hands-on access to some exciting animals! A sm...

Man walking with llamas at Peak Llamas in Great Hucklow

Peak Llamas

  • Great Hucklow
  • Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Peak Llamas offers llama trekking in the Peak District, and is the ideal way to spend a day out with a difference. These graceful animals are the per...

Dad and son fishing at Rutland Water Nature Reserve in Oakham

Rutland Water Nature Reserve4 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Oakham
  • Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Rutland Water Nature Reserve always has something of interest to do, whatever the season, whether the kids want to see some amazing wildlife, or do s...

Macaw Parrot at Tropical Birdland in Desford

Tropical Birdland

  • Desford
  • Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

See up to 250 free-flying birds from all over the world soaring right above your head and go exploring through 6.5 acres of English countryside at Tr...

Twycross Zoo

Twycross Zoo5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(6)

  • Atherstone
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Set off on a jungle adventure like no other at Twycross Zoo, with over 150 different species including the four great apes. You’ll be swinging from t...

Fox at Ark Wildlife Park in Stickney

Ark Wildlife Park

  • Stickney
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Ark Wildlife Park is Lincolnshire’s newest rescue zoo and wildlife park! At the Ark you will find a wide variety of fascinating animals from exotic m...

A photo of Thomas The Tank Engine at Drayton manor Theme Park in Tamworth

Drayton Manor Theme Park5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(2)

  • Tamworth
  • Outdoor
  • Theme Parks and Funfairs

Drayton Manor Theme Park whips up all the elements of an award-winning day out: exciting family rides, exotic animals, 4D cinema, plus everyone’s fav...

Serval animal at Ponderosa Zoo

Ponderosa Zoo 4 out of 5 starstotal reviews(3)

  • Batley
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Ponderosa Zoo has everything you could wish for, being home to over 120 animals and featuring multiple outdoor areas for your kids to discover. You...

Lemurs at Lincolnshire Wildlife Park in Boston

Lincolnshire Wildlife Park

  • Boston
  • Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Home to nearly 2,000 birds, including the UK’s largest collection of parrots, it’s clear to see what’s got everyone talking at Lincolnshire Wildlife...

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