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Animal species vary but can include wallabies, armadillos, cuscus, lizards, stick insects, parrots and monkeys.
Suitable for ages 5-7years
Available on Saturday mornings (9am-10.30 or 11-12.30)
***Tetanus required for all people taking part, including accompanying adults. Welly boots will be required***
Terms and Conditions:
Price includes entry for 1 child and 1 adult, certificate and animal mask. Entry to Edinburgh Zoo is included within the price of the Keeper Experience.
During your Keeper Experience you could be in a group of up to 2 paying people.
Participants must bring their own welly boots.
All experiences will be available on selected dates according to availability. Mini Keeper Experiences take place from 09:00 to 10:30 or 11:00 to 12:30 on Saturday mornings from 1st March 2014.
On purchasing the experience you will be sent a gift card with a specific number and details of how to contact us to book a date. Please do not make any travel arrangements prior to confirming the date for your experience. Edinburgh Zoo will not be responsible for any changes to travel that are required if dates are unavailable.
Mini keeper experiences are suitable for children aged 5 - 7 years old, however children (5 – 7 years) must be accompanied by a spectating parent or guardian. Only one parent or guardian is included in the keeper experience price, any additional guests must pay the normal zoo admission.
Regrettably, certain guests will be unable to take part including: people with relevant phobias or known allergies; pregnant women; and immunocompromised individuals.
If the participant has any other medical conditions or disabilities, please contact us on 0131 314 0327 prior to purchasing, as the Keeper experience may not be suitable and we may be able to offer an alternate experience.