Want to explore by yourselves in your own time?

Parent family worksheet

You can:

  • Read about dinosaurs with your family in the Reading Area
  • Find out the name of a bird in your garden in the Irish Room
  • Hunt for the tarantula in one of the carts in the Discovery Zone

Follow a trail with an Activity Sheet

There is the activity sheet, 'My Favourite Animal'  for young children and 'The Zoo in My Garden' for older children. You can pick one up at Reception. Or download them below to see what they are like and get ready for your visit. Don't forget your pencil!

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