Attractions, United Kingdom, West Midlands England, Zoos

Drayton Manor Zoo

Drayton Manor Zoo, Tamworth, United Kingdom

0844 472 1950

www.draytonmanor.co.uk

A much loved part of Drayton Manor Theme Park in Staffordshire, Drayton Manor Zoo has over 100 different species of animal.

Originally started in 1957 to provide an educational aspect to trips by visiting school children, the zoo now covers 15 acres and is home to endangered species such as a pair of black leopards. Another popular attraction within the zoo are the mischievous meerkats, who are particularly active during the day.

Enrichment programmes for the well being of the animals help mimic experiences in the wild, such as searching for food and investigating new and unusual sensory cues.

Drayton Manor Zoo

Drayton Manor Zoo, Tamworth, United Kingdom

A much loved part of Drayton Manor Theme Park in Staffordshire, Drayton Manor Zoo has over 100 different species of animal. Originally started in 1957 to provide an educational aspect to trips by visiting school children, the zoo now covers 15 acres and is home to endangered species such as a pair of black leopards.

Wildlife you might see at Drayton Manor Zoo

Black Leopard

Appearing to be almost solid in colour because their spots are hard to make out, they are commonly called black…

Chimpanzee

Great ape with large ears, mainly black coloration, and lighter skin on the face, native to the forests of west…

Rainbow Lorikeet

It is a species of Australasian parrot, and has a very bright plumage. The head is deep blue, the belly…

Ring-tailed Lemur

Endemic to the island of Madagascar and highly recognised for its long, black and white ringed tail. Despite being the…

Family and group offers at Drayton Manor Zoo

Families

The very nature of Drayton Manor Theme Park is to cater to families of all ages and provide something for everyone.

Groups

Special deals on pre-booked tickets, including free entry for the organiser of each group, and free parking for coaches and minibuses.

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