Wildwood near Canterbury is a great day out for all ages where you can see amazing British wildlife past and present. Set in 40 acres of ancient woodland, Wildwood holds a stunning collection of over 200 British animals in natural enclosures.
See wolves, otters, foxes, deer, badgers, owls, wild horses, lynx, beavers, wild cats, bison, squirrels, wild boar, reindeer and many more as you walk around the twisting trails through our ancient British woodland. Finish your day by letting your kids go wild in our amazing adventure play park featuring Kent’s tallest vertical drop slide, zip wire, wild fort, twisting tube slide and tree-top towers, there is also a special area for under-5’s.
Join our experts at weekends and school holidays for free close-up animal talks and feeds when you can learn all about the animals, visit the Beaver Lodge Cafe or enjoy a picnic in our spacious picnic area.
Run by the Wildwood Trust, a conservation charity dedicated to protecting British wildlife, Wildwood is not just a wildlife park but is also a unique conservation project to save our precious British wildlife. Many of the animals that you will see at Wildwood are now extinct in the UK or are under threat, so when you visit you are playing your part in helping some of the UK’s most endangered animals.
Wildwood is open 7 days a week from 10am, situated on the A291 between Herne Bay and Canterbury. Free parking.
For further information visit: http://www.wildwoodtrust.org
Situated on the A291 between Canterbury and Herne Bay. Bus: Triangle Bus No 4 or 6. Wildwood bus stop.
Prices and opening
Adult (18+) £11.45
Child (3 - 17) £8.95
Senior (65yrs and over) £10.45
Family (2 adults and 2 children) £37.50
Under 3s - Free
Disabled - Adult/Child/Senior rate applies, 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!
*Family membership is for a maximum of two adults and up to six directly related children. Minimum membership term of 12 months.
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.
|Season Dates||Opening Hours|
|Notes||We are open seven days a week all year round, including public and bank holidays.|
Spring (February to March) 10am to 5pm - last admission 4pm
Autumn (October to November) 10am to 5pm - last admission 4pm
Winter (November to January) 10am to 4pm - last admission 3pm
Closed Christmas Day and Boxing Day.