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Keeper For a Day at Whipsnade Zoo | Gift Experience

This gift experience lets you become a zookeeper for a day at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo. Join one of our expert keepers and help take care of some of our amazing animals including rhinos, giraffe and elephants.

£295 per person

This is an amazing opportunity for someone who loves animals to go behind the scenes to get a unique insight into how our animals are looked after and find out what being a zoo keeper is all about!

The gift experience is valid for one year and the recipient receives a digital voucher allowing them to book onto their preferred day. 

Zoo Keeper for a Day, Whipsnade Zoo includes: 

  • Admission into ZSL Whipsnade Zoo
  • A variety of animal encounters across the zoo
  • An expert zoo keeper to guide you throughout the experience
  • Complimentary breakfast, lunch and refreshments
  • Goodie bag including a Keeper for a Day t-shirt
  • 20% discount off general admission tickets for friends and family 
  • A digital keeper for a day experience gift voucher for one person

    Buy an open-ended gift ticket now!

Please note our ZSL online shop no longer fulfills Gift Experience purchases.
To purchase this gift Experience voucher please head to our main website by clicking below.



Important information before booking a Keeper for a Day experience:

  • Participants must be 16 years of age or older
  • This is an active experience and participants should be in good health and free from existing health conditions
  • Pregnant or nursing mothers who have given birth within the previous six months cannot participate
  • Participants with learning or visual impairment must be accompanied by a carer who will take responsibility for following health and safety guidelines. Accompanying carers will not participate in the experience
  • The experience is not wheelchair accessible
  • Appropriate closed-toe footwear must be worn for the experience. Sturdy, flat shoes or boots that you are happy to get muddy are recommended
  • The experience itinerary, content, duration and availability are subject to change without notice
  • Please arrive on time, we advise guests to arrive at least 10 minutes before the experience begins
  • The experience takes place indoors and outdoors and occurs rain or shine so please check the weather before you come and dress accordingly!
  • Your ticket will be forfeit if you turn up to the experience late or cancel within 14 days of your reservation
  • Please see our full terms and conditions for more information here