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Wingham Wildlife Park

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Delighted by Puma and Tiger experience, but wowed by the whole place.

I bought both the (stroke a) Puma experience and feed a tiger experience for my cat-loving daughter... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Gilliganuk
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Hampshire, United Kingdom
Wingham 2018

We took our 18 month old granddaughter here as she loves dinosaurs, especially the animated ones... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Gordon D
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London, United Kingdom
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Wingham Wildlife Park is set within 26 acres in which we display over 200 different species... That’s more than any other zoo in Kent! Additionally, we are the only park in Kent where you can visit moon bears, chimpanzees and penguins! As well as...more
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Rusham Road, Wingham, Dover CT3 1JL, England
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Reviewed yesterday

I bought both the (stroke a) Puma experience and feed a tiger experience for my cat-loving daughter for her 21st birthday (couldn't decide, basically!). We had a perfect day for it, with glorious autumn sunshine. Sarah was the keeper for both experiences, and she was...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We took our 18 month old granddaughter here as she loves dinosaurs, especially the animated ones. She enjoyed the soft play while we were having a snack in the cafe, the gift shop has lots to offer too.

Thank Gordon D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great time.Helpful staff. Plenty to see.Loved the penguins feeding time. Not to far to walk to see many animals. Cafe and shop excellent.

Thank Margaret S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wingham Wild Animal Park is a great zoo, which also has a soft play area and café which the younger kids love. Outside there are swings, dinosaurs, a picnic area, and there’s another quieter café by the entrance. The park is very well presented, has...More

Thank ToedipperEngland
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The wildlife park is very well presented with lots to see and good eating facilities and plenty of picnic area's. The animals look very well cared for. I loved watching the penguins being fed. We went in the morning and all the animals were out...More

Thank Olive S
Wingham W, Public Relations Officer at Wingham Wildlife Park, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Olive S, Thank you for taking the time to review our park. I am glad that you were able to see so many of our animals on your early visit to us. It's great that you could see how much we care about the...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Honestly was blown away with how well catered for this attraction is to disabled persons. The disabled toilet had a hoist and bed. The animals all had ample room and looked very well loved and cared for by the friendly informed staff team. The food...More

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Wingham W, Public Relations Officer at Wingham Wildlife Park, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi birdbalmy Thank you for reviewing our park. I am glad to know that you enjoyed so many aspects of your visit. A lot of work went into improving the accessibility and facilities at our park when the current owners took it over. It's great...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited the Park for the first time today and were impressed with the range of animals you can see and how close you can get to many of the animals. We found the staff to be very helpful and friendly. One area that can...More

Thank Neil P
Wingham W, Public Relations Officer at Wingham Wildlife Park, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Neil P, Thank you for reviewing our park. I'm very glad to know that you enjoyed your first visit to us and that you liked seeing the variety of animals here and enjoyed being close to so many of them. I hope you got...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Have visited Wingham Wildlife Park twice now, and on both occasions we had a superb day. I booked the "Zoo Keeper for a Day" experience for my 10yr old nephew (and then for my 9 yr old niece a she was desperate to do it...More

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Wingham W, Public Relations Officer at Wingham Wildlife Park, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi 911clareo Thank you for writing this review of our park. I am pleased to know that you are a returning visitor and that you have enjoyed both of your trips. I am so glad that that your niece and nephew both enjoyed their keeper...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went for the red panda experience, which was utterly amazing. The keeper was lovely and could answer all our questions and Mai the red panda was beyond cute. She fed for ages, pretty much nose to nose with me. Spent the rest of the day...More

Thank jules305
Wingham W, Public Relations Officer at Wingham Wildlife Park, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi jules305 Thank you for reviewing our park. I'm so pleased that you enjoyed your red panda experience, Mai really is a beauty and I am glad to know that you found the keepers to be lovely and knowledgeable. We try to offer a great...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Main purpose was a Red Panda Experience for my son. He thoroughly enjoyed it, even though the red panda didn't feed for very long. But you can't make animals do everything you want. The keeper was excellent and very friendly and knowledgeable. The rest of...More

Thank Trevor H
Wingham W, Public Relations Officer at Wingham Wildlife Park, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Trevor H, Thank you for reviewing your recent visit to our park. I am so glad to know that your son enjoyed his red panda experience and that our keepers helped to make it even more special for him. I'm pleased to know that...More

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AmieEvelynLavinia
15 August 2018|
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Response from caz k | Reviewed this property |
Hi When we were there this week there was people smoking outside between the café (with the indoor play centre) and the toilets. Not sure if there are any other places to smoke in the park
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witchingsabrina
12 May 2018|
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Response from Steve8586 | Reviewed this property |
Have not done pumas but have been into the lemurs enclosure and done the penguins being feed which are great. They used to do a hands on with the spiders and snakes which was great but I don't think they still do it which is... More
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HolidayFlyingHigh
14 April 2018|
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Response from Wingham W | Property representative |
I assume you are asking about the smells. The areas which you mention house animals which have naturally strong odours, especially the bats. All of our animal housing is regularly cleaned but with all the cleaning in the... More
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