We have themed events throughout the year so there's always something new and fun to discover!

Find out what's coming soon...

Normal admission charges apply for our events unless stated otherwise. Some scheduled activities may be weather dependent. Certain crafts and activities may cost extra.

Santa, Elves and Sleigh Bells Coming Soon

17th November 2018 to 24th December 2018 -
Santa, Elves and Sleigh Bells Coming Soon

Santa and his Elves will be at The Tropical Butterfly House on the following weekends:- November 17th,18th, 24th and 25th and December 1st,2nd,8th,9th,15th,16th,22nd,23rd,24th 10am-4.30pm. Christmas Eve closing 4pm.

Book on line to avoid disappointment. See Santa between 11am - 4pm allocated 5 minute slots only. If you would like to purchase a wrapped present from Santa this will be an additional cost of £7 payable on top of normal admission prices.

Throughout the day - meet Santa in his Grotto, take a Tractor Sleigh Ride, visit the Elf Craft Room and take part in our animal encounters.  Enter the Christmas Jumper competition or visit Rexy our friendly T.Rex, see event programme for further information.

Late night Santa Experience After dark, follow the Christmas Lights to meet Santa - Fri 21st, Sat 22nd and Sun 23rd December, 4pm - 6pm, £8 per child including a present. Please note the main park area will be closed. 

Christmas Afternoon Tea

24th November 2018 to 1st January 2019 - 11am - 3pm
Christmas Afternoon Tea

Go on treat yourself!

This December you can have an extra special Christmas themed Afternoon Tea for just £8.95 per child, £14.75 per adult!

Served from 11am - 3pm in the brand new Lottie's Coffee Lounge (price excludes admission to the wildlife centre; admission to the wildlife centre not required to enter)

Lottie's Coffee Lounge is wheelchair accessible, and dogs are welcome.

Click here to book online, and don't forget to advise of any dietary requirements (gluten free and vegetarian options available) 
Please note that afternoon tea products may contain nuts, dairy, and lactose products, and may differ slightly from the image.

The centre is open every day of the year except Christmas Day and Boxing Day.

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