25# Become a Zoo Keeper

25# Become a Zoo Keeper

Ever wondered what it would be like to be a zoo keeper and work with animals all day long? This must be up there on everyones 100 things to do before you die bucket list.

Keeper for a Day at ZSL London Zoo

Keeper for a Day offers a unique, once in a lifetime opportunity to get up close and personal with some of ZSL’s most popular creatures. Discover the behind the scenes world of ZSL London Zoo and gain a real insight into the life of a zoo keeper. Read more…

What’s included

  • Safety briefing
  • Keeper equipment provided
  • Take part in activities such as mucking out enclosures, preparing food and devising enrichment activities
  • Feed and meet some of the animals.
  • Work with animals such as penguins, giraffes, big cats and meerkats
  • Experience gift box including, personalised voucher and message card
  • PA cover to a value of £50,000 plus cancellation indemnity

What happens on the day

Your session will begin with a safety briefing. As part of a group of up to 5 people, you will be assigned to one of our experienced keepers who will be your host for the day. Once you have been kitted out in your keeper gear, you will get to try your hand at a number of essential keeping duties with several different animals. The itinerary varies day to day but the animals you can expect to work with include: penguins, giraffes, big cats and meerkats. Activities vary from mucking out enclosures, to preparing food and devising enrichment activities, and of course, feeding and meeting some of our animals.

Keeper for a Day at ZSL London Zoo
From £280.00
Book with Virgin Experience Days