At some locations you will also have the opportunity to explore the rest of the centre at your own leisure.
Once you arrive you will head straight for the meerkat enclosure. After a health and safety briefing, you will need to wash your hands before entering the enclosure. The meerkat specialist will be on hand to give you insightful information and oversee you as you interact with the animals. You will be presented with a small tub of meal worms or fruit to feed the meerkats with.
There will be plenty of opportunities to take photos and videos of this unforgettable experience.
Please note: Some locations may have porcupines in the enclosure as well.
How long does this activity last?
The experience will last between 20 to 60 minutes, depending on the location.
You need to know
Under 16's need to be accompanied by an adult, excluding Paddock Wood where the minimum age is 16.
There are no fitness requirements for this experience. We recommend that you wear trousers, enclosed footwear and clothes that you don't mind getting dirty!
There are no qualifications needed to take part in this experience.
You and how many others?
This experience is for two people, there may be other people on the day.
Family and friends
This experience is suitable for spectators, they will need to pay the small admission fee on the day.
Midlands - Shropshire - Telford
South East - Cambridgeshire - Stretham
South West - Devon - Shaldon