Best Zoos and Wildlife Parks In Lake District, Cumbria

We've rounded up the best zoos and wildlife parks in Lake District in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 6 Lake District 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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Predator Experience

  • Lake District
  • Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

In the natural world it doesn’t make much sense to actively seek out and get close to predators. However that’s what you’ll get at the Predator Exper...

Lakeland Wildlife Oasis5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Milnthorpe
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Get up close with nature at Lakeland Wildlife Oasis. Venture through the tropical halls where bats, butterflies and birds fly freely, become a zookee...

Safari Zoo

  • Lindal in Furness
  • Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Is it a Safari? Is it a Zoo? No! It’s a Safari Zoo! Here you come face to face with the free roaming animals. It's as close to nature as a day out ge...

Lake District Wildlife Park

  • Keswick
  • Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Lake District Wildlife Park is the only wildlife park in North Cumbria. Visit amazing animals against a backdrop of stunning natural landscape! This...

Blackpool Zoo5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Blackpool
  • Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Blackpool Zoo occupies 32 acres of parkland providing a safe haven for children of all ages to let off steam. Daily talks and animal feeds offer visi...

Turbary Woods5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Preston
  • Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

If you have a wildlife lover in the family, then a trip to Turbary Woods is sure to make them happy! Over 90 birds of prey, including falcons, hawks,...

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