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From Owls to Otters, Bison to Beavers, Wild Boar to Wolves, there's lots to see at Wildwood Woodland and Wild Animal Park. Experience close encounters with over 50 species of British Wildlife set in 40 acres of beautiful ancient woodland.
Let your children thrill with close up educational talks and feeds or go wild in the adventure playzone with giant play fort and zip slide or enjoy a walk through the woods and a visit to the Beaver Lodge Restaurant.
Wildwood is a registered conservation charity and take part in conservation programmes of many native species, such as the Water Vole, Hazel Dormouse and European Beaver. So when you visit Wildwood you are helping to save some of the most threatened animals in the UK.
We offer regular special events, talks and feeds around the park, interactive sessions for groups and extensive educational programmes for schools.
Open every day, 362 days a year, Wildwood is a year round ever changing experience for the whole family with every facility you would expect from a premier visitor attraction.
Adult (18+) £9.95
Child (3 - 17) £7.95
Senior / Concessions £8.95**
Family (2 adults and 2 children) £32.50
Under 3s - Free
Disabled - Concession/child rate, carer goes free
Unlimited visits from only £3.50 a month! Join as a Wildwood visitor and visit as many times as you like from only £3.50 per month.
Single Membership: £3.50 per month
Joint Membership: £5.00 per month
Family Membership (up to 2 adults and 6 related children) £7.00 per month
To join as a Wildwood member, simply ask in the Shop when you arrive at the park, once you have completed a membership banker's order form (bank details will be required) your first entry is completely free!
Please note that under 18's must be accompanied by an adult at all times.
* This is a donation to charity, helping to protect our wildlife. Always remember to gift aid your ticket price. Gift Aid means we can receive a contribution of 25% of your total ticket price, when it includes the 10% voluntary contribution, from the tax you have already paid to the government.
**Concessions are for Seniors and Students only. Please note that students must provide a valid NUS card for this to apply.
|Season Dates||Opening Hours|
|Mon 4 Nov 2013 - Sun 23 Feb 2014||Mon - Sun 10:00 to 16:00|
|Mon 24 Feb 2014 - Sun 30 Mar 2014||Mon - Sun 10:00 to 17:00|
|Mon 31 Mar 2014 - Mon 29 Sep 2014||Mon - Sun 10:00 to 18:00|
|Tue 30 Sep 2014 - Mon 27 Oct 2014||Mon - Sun 10:00 to 17:00|
|Notes||Last admission 1hour before closing.|
Herne Common, Herne Bay, CT6 7LQ
Map reference: TR 173637 Lat: 51.33135 Long: 1.11883
Parking : free
Accessible by Public Transport : 2 miles (3.2 kms) from Herne Bay station
|Sat 7, Sun 8 Dec 2013||Meet Santa!|
|Sat 7 Dec 2013||Owl Pellet Analysis|
|Sat 14 Dec 2013||Festive Fun Night|
|Sat 14 Dec 2013||Holly Hullabaloo!|
|Sat 14, Sun 15 Dec 2013||Meet Santa!|
|Sun 15 Dec 2013||Animal Christmas Treats|
|Mon 16 - Fri 20 Dec 2013||Meet Santa!|
|Tue 17 Dec 2013||Long Moon Night Tour|
|Tue 17 Dec 2013||Photography Day|
|Sat 21 - Mon 23 Dec 2013||Meet Santa!|
|Tue 24 Dec 2013||Meet Santa!|
|Thu 16 Jan 2014||Wolf Moon Night Tour|
|Sat 18 Jan 2014||Small Mammal Survey Skills|
|Sat 25 Jan 2014||The Atlatl - Spear Making & Throwing Course|
|Tue 28 Jan 2014||Photography Day|
|Sat 1 Feb 2014||Kent Mammal Identification|