15 Best Zoos and Wildlife Parks In Dartmouth Near Me | Day Out With The Kids

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Best Zoos and Wildlife Parks In Dartmouth

We've rounded up the best zoos and wildlife parks in Dartmouth in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 15 Dartmouth 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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Dad and daughter on slide at Woodlands Leisure Park in Dartmouth

Woodlands Family Theme Park5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Dartmouth
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Theme Parks and Funfairs

With 125,000 sq. ft. of indoor fun, Woodlands Leisure Park is the largest theme park in Devon. Go wild on the thrilling attractions, whooshing down t...

Lions at Paignton Zoo

Paignton Zoo5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(2)

  • Paignton
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

With over 2,000 animals there is plenty to see and do at Paignton Zoo. See them all: giraffes, lions, gorillas, cheetahs and thrilling crocodiles, pl...

Chickens at Totnes Rare Breeds Farm

Totnes Rare Breeds Farm4 out of 5 starstotal reviews(2)

  • Totnes
  • Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Totnes Rare Breeds is a family-owned attraction is small enough to provide a friendly and personal service, with enough to keep visitors happy all da...

Otter at Buckfast Butterflies and Otter Sanctuary in Buckfastleigh

Buckfast Butterflies and Otter Sanctuary2 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Buckfastleigh
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Fly away to a land of natural beauty and wonder at Buckfast Butterflies and Otter Sanctuary. At the centre you’ll get to see first-hand exotic butter...

Margays at Sheldon Zoo in Teignmouth

Shaldon Zoo

  • Teignmouth
  • Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Step into your own acre of tranquil woodland garden when you visit Shaldon Zoo. This small zoo has a big heart as it works hard to contribute to the...

Cheetah at Dartmoor Zoological Park in Plymouth

Dartmoor Zoological Park5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(3)

  • Plymouth
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Animal lovers will love spending the day discovering all that Dartmoor Zoological Park has to offer. Get the whole family together and head off on a...

Falcon at Hawkridge Bird of Prey Centre in Exmouth

Hawkridge Bird of Prey Centre

  • Exmouth
  • Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Hawkridge Birds of Prey Centre is privately run by husband and wife team and offers a good variety of experiences, although all by appointment only....

Donkeys at The Donkey Sanctuary in Sidmouth

The Donkey Sanctuary

  • Sidmouth
  • Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

The Donkey Sanctuary near Sidmouth is a registered charity that provides sanctuary from suffering to donkeys and mules worldwide. They are open from...

People walking alpacas at Alpaca Trekking with Bearhouse Alpacas in Sidbury

Alpaca Trekking with Bearhouse Alpacas

  • Sidbury
  • Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Alpaca Trekking With Bearhouse Alpacas is a working alpaca stud farm not far from the seaside resort of Sidmouth. It is situated in the Roncombe Vall...

Falcon at Yaraks Bird of Prey in Cullompton

Yaraks Bird of Prey

  • Cullompton
  • Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Yarak's Bird of Prey is a rural centre which houses approximately 35 birds. This may be a small number but owners believe that this allows them to gi...

Monkey at Wild Futures Monkey Sanctuary in Looe

Wild Futures Monkey Sanctuary

  • Looe
  • Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Monkeys are intelligent, playful animals that have a safe home at The Monkey Sanctuary. This active rescue centre takes in animals that haven’t had t...

Kids feeding guinea pigs at Axe Valley Wildlife Park in Axminster

Axe Valley Wildlife Park5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(2)

  • Axminster
  • Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Axe Valley Wildlife Park is East Devon’s ‘hidden gem’. Situated in the beautiful countryside of the Axe Valley, just a short distance from the Jurass...

Zebra at Porfell Wildlife Park in Liskeard

Porfell Wildlife Park

  • Liskeard
  • Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Just a few miles from Looe in South East Cornwall is Porfell Wildlife Park, where neglected, unwanted, injured or illegal animals can call home.  Cor...

Deer at South West Deer Rescue in Crewkerne

South West Deer Rescue

  • Crewkerne
  • Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

South West Deer Rescue is a dedicated non profit centre which offers a unique up close experience with 5 different species of wild and semi-wild deer...

Cygnet swans at Abbotsbury Swannery in Weymouth

Abbotsbury Swannery

  • Weymouth
  • Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Abbotsbury Swannery near Weymouth, has become one of the most popular things to do for the family visiting Dorset. Located on the dramatic Dorset Coa...

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