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Peak Wildlife Park

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Closes in 2 min: 10:00 - 17:00
Open today: 10:00 - 17:00
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We visited with our young granddaughter- 18 months old. Very good facilities. She loved walking... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Went early on a Sunday morning and loved it, wasn't busy and had a nice leisurely stroll around the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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Set in the heart of the Staffordshire Peak District; Peak Wildlife Park offers a truly unique and immersive animal experience. Our large walkthroughs allow you to come face to face with exotic and endangered animals from across three continents...more
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Blackbrook | Near Leek, Winkhill, Leek ST13 7QR, England
+44 1538 308880
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All reviews bouncy castle pizza play area annual pass feeding times family room sandwiches young children large enclosures few hours animals seem staff were friendly lovely afternoon picnic benches value for money plenty of space small children
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited with our young granddaughter- 18 months old. Very good facilities. She loved walking around with the animals. Under 2 play area was good- but, not good when the door to the area opens with a touch and when older children access the area....More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank clairebelle22
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went early on a Sunday morning and loved it, wasn't busy and had a nice leisurely stroll around the park. My personal highlight was seeing the penguins get fed and seeing them swim underwater through the underground tunnel, I absolutely love penguins and relished in...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank ClaireU220
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Have been wanting to visit here for quite some time however when I finally got round to going last week it really didn’t live up to expectations. I expected more of a “zoo” and instead was greeted with penguins, lemurs and meerkats but that was...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank RebeccaLily239
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited with my daughter. Enjoyed seeing the animals with enough viewing windows at buggy height and buggy parks for when we didn't need it. Talks at feeding times were informative and staff were helpful. Had sandwiches from the cafe for lunch which were reasonably priced...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank T4612IOcarolync
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I don't usually review attractions but this place is a godsend for parents and grandparents who have little children 9 say 10 and under ) who are fascinated by wildlife. The reason is that the animals are close up. They are small so you dont...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank solarpanel
Reviewed 13 December 2018 via mobile

This was honestly one of the best experiences of my life! We were able to walk right through the animals enclosures and to get up close with all the animals was amazing! We timed it so that we could see the lemur feeding and 2...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Abbieejadee
Reviewed 28 November 2018 via mobile

Wow what an amazing day we had at the Peak Wildlife Park! My partner took me to the Peak district on a birthday mini break and to this absolute gem. We went on a week day and it was brilliant! Attentive friendly staff and the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jem789
Reviewed 26 November 2018 via mobile

We visit in November. Car parking was plentiful. The entrance was disabled friendly. Once in side the shop we noticed how lovely it was. It was warm and bright. Lots of things for sale and the prices were ok too. We were given a map...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank timbosys
Reviewed 24 November 2018

Had a lovely time here, though it was cold, just that time of year. The Park is open year round with the exception of just a few days, see website,. Ours was a family trip that included my grandsons in their pushchairs and an adult...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Blueaerodynamique
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

Improved animal enclosures and knowledgeable staff. New play area With bouncy castle and lounge chairs. You can join for a year and keep on returning free.Excellant day out.

Date of experience: August 2018
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20 August 2018|
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Response from Charlie B | Reviewed this property |
It took us about 1hr 30mins so definitely an afternoon thing
2 June 2018|
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Yes, you can. There are picnic tables outside and in a covered area.
sean g
13 June 2017|
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Response from LifeInPhotos | Reviewed this property |
Yes! It has great access!