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Best Zoos and Wildlife Parks In Reading, Berkshire

We've rounded up the best zoos and wildlife parks in Reading in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 29 Reading 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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Beale Park

  • Reading
  • Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Set by The Thames, Beale Park makes the most of its stunning backdrop by offering plenty of opportunity for guests to enjoy the scenery in the beauti...

Warburg Nature Reserve

  • Henley-on-Thames
  • Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Warburg Nature Reserve is a great place to bring the family to enjoy and learn about nature is this remote and peaceful place. There is a resident wa...

The Living Rainforest

  • Newbury
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Exploring the depths of the rainforest might not take as long as you thought, in fact, you don’t even have to leave the UK! At The Living Rainforest...

Birdworld

  • Farnham
  • Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Birdworld is home to over 2,000 creatures, including bugs, parrots, piranhas and everyone's favourite smartly dressed gents, penguins. It’s well wort...

Tiggywinkles Wildlife Hospital Visitors

  • Aylesbury
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Tiggywinkles Wildlife Hospital Visitor's Centre is an excellent places for kids to meet and learn about a variety of British wildlife and also about...

Thomley

  • Aylesbury
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

What do we offer? Our site is spacious and secure, with an excellent range of fully-accessible facilities. Each day our friendly and experienced staf...

Millets Farm Falconry

  • Abingdon
  • Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Millets Farm Falconry, (formerly Fallowfields Falconry), has over 70 birds of prey to see, from huge eagles to tiny owls, and is a great place for ki...

Surrey Hills Llamas

  • Hambledon
  • Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

When you think of relaxing family days out you may not imagine walking a llama through the country, which is exactly what you can do at Surrey Hills...



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Chessington World of Adventures

  • Chessington
  • Outdoor
  • Theme Parks and Funfairs

 Get in touch with your wild side at Chessington World of Adventures - watch the world’s largest tiger species walk above you in Europe’s first...

Marwell Zoo

  • Winchester
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Head over to Marwell Zoo, home to hundreds of endangered and exotic species, plus it's set across 140 acres, so there will be plenty of opportunities...

Hawk Conservancy Trust

  • Andover
  • Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Enjoy a fun, educational and all-out amazing day out at the Hawk Conservancy Trust, home to over 130 magnificent birds of prey. From Pearl-spotted Ow...

Cotswold Wildlife Park and Gardens4 out of 5 starstotal reviews(2)

  • Burford
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Take a walk on the wild side at Cotswold Wildlife Park and Gardens! Gaze at the Asiatic Lions lazing around in their enclosure and look a giraffe in...

ZSL Whipsnade Zoo

  • Dunstable
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

ZSL Whipsnade Zoo is the largest in the UK with 3,800 unique creatures and 600 acres of stunning scenery. Spend a day discovering new breeds you’ve n...

Crocodiles of the World

  • Brize Norton
  • Indoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

For a bit of pre-historic fun get your jaws round a trip to Crocodiles of the World! The UK’s only crocodile zoo has one of the world's most diverse...

ZSL London Zoo5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Regents Park
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Welcome to ZSL London Zoo - the world’s oldest scientific zoo! With 712 species and over 20,000 animals, it's an expansive and highly interactive div...

Battersea Park Children's Zoo4 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Battersea
  • Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Pint-sized animals for pint-sized kids makes Battersea Park Children’s Zoo the perfect miniature afternoon out. Get up close and cuddly with otters,...

Paradise Wildlife Park

  • Broxbourne
  • Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Enjoy an award-winning day out at Paradise Wildlife Park, home to over 800 exotic animals and over 30 animatronic dinosaurs at World of Dinosaurs. It...

Dunreyth Alpacas

  • Chichester
  • Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Ready for an adventure? Then ALPACA your bags. Drive on down to Dunreyth Alpacas and enjoy an amazing day out with your family this week. With alpaca...

Huxleys Birds of Prey Centre4 out of 5 starstotal reviews(2)

  • Horsham
  • Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

At Huxleys Birds of Prey Centre they have a wide range of birds from hawks to eagles, falcons to owls, and vultures to kites! They have around 70 bir...

Capel Manor Gardens5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Enfield
  • Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

Spend the day at Capel Manor Gardens, home to a stunning Georgian house with 60 beautiful gardens and 8 centuries of history. Let the kids run off an...

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