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I bought the keeper experience as a Christmas present for my wife. We had never heard of this place, but I liked what I read on their website and went ahead with my purchase!
We arrived up a pretty dingy lane into a small, shared...More
We Visited Hemsley with our 10yr old son. He thoroughly enjoyed the Junior Zoo Keeper Experience and i'd certainly recommend it to any parent seeking something different from the more usual Birthday Fancy dress/Theme party for their child .The staff were fantastic , in particular...More
We visited Hemsley for our three children (5,7,9yrs) to have their zoo keeper experience that we bought them for Christmas, it was great!! Katie, who lead the zoo keeper experience, was great with the kids and was very knowledgable. The children loved feeding the animals...More
Nice little place with some rare animals that I've not seen before as well as your standard meerkats. The staff were all friendly and very knowledgeable. It's a perfect size to take little ones as they won't get bored like some long days out
We had a brilliant day with our two young grandsons. Value for money with lovely friendly knowledgable staff. The boys loved getting up close with a skunk and an armadillo not something you get to do every day. Small enclosures with a lovely selection of...More
I had bought a meet the meerkats experience for the girls twelfth birthday,I had read lots of reviews about how small it is. And I actually wasn't sure what to expect,I thought perhaps the girls would visit the meerkats whizz around and be out in...More
We visited on a very wet day but we still had a wonderful time. This place is small but is full of interesting things to look at and there was a talk every 15 minutes. I’ve never been to a place where the staff are...More
We took our two young grandaughters here for an afternoon visit as we had never been here before. I must agree with other reviewers that it is not that easy to find and could do with better signage from the main road. However, once we...More
We booked a zoo keeper experience for our 6 year old daughter. There were also 2 other similar aged girls in the group. Jared was absolutely amazing with the children, he kept their attention for the whole 3ish hours they were taken round. We as...More
After looking at the website (looked pretty good). Decided on a visit today. It was difficult to find, not sign posted and down a dirt track by a garden centre.
The entrance was very uninspiring, and tatty, but we decided that looks can be deceiving,...More
hccentre, Manager at Hemsley Conservation Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2018
I am sorry that you did not enjoy your visit as the vast majority of our other visitors do, however there are some points I’d like to raise.
Sign posts are actually beyond our control, as they are for many businesses – this...More