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Address: Alfriston Road, Berwick BN26 5QS, England
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Widely regarded as the best small zoo in Europe Drusillas Park offers a fun...

Widely regarded as the best small zoo in Europe Drusillas Park offers a fun finding-out day out. Brilliant play areas including, Go Wild! Go Bananas! and Amazon Adventure. Plus Thomas the Tank Engine and close encounters in Lemurland. It’s no ordinary zoo!

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zoo keeper for the day

My son was a zoo keeper for the day for his 12th birthday. It was expensive but worth every penny. If your child loves animals this is a must do experience for them. We were meet... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Lisa M
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Brighton, United Kingdom
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East Sussex, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Very expensive day out and now Thomas has gone their us even less to do for even more money don't go unless you have vouchers

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Thank j0hnrawlings
Drusillas, Guest Relations Manager at Drusillas Park, responded to this review

Our new Safari Express train opens on 31st March and Go Safari! (which includes the Hippopotobus and Flying Cheetah rides) opens fully on 26th May. That's apart from a zoo with 100 animal species ranging from meerkats and monkeys to penguins and pandas, three play areas - Go Wild, Go Bananas and Amazon Adventure, plus Hello Kitty Secret Garden with... More 

Brighton, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My son was a zoo keeper for the day for his 12th birthday. It was expensive but worth every penny. If your child loves animals this is a must do experience for them. We were meet by a lovely lady called Julie who was to show us around for the day. Julie gave my son a really nice sweatshirt to... More 

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Thank Lisa M
London, United Kingdom
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57 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Attended yesterday, wasn't overly impressed, very expensive for what it is,can save a few pounds by online booking. The rides in off season don't run very often so we'd have to sit about for an hour to ride them all, train wasn't in action which was disappointing, restaurants were criminally priced,take your own lunch is a must if you visit,... More 

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Thank Keiron L
Drusillas, Guest Relations Manager at Drusillas Park, responded to this review

We do feel we need to clear up some inconsistencies in your review. Firstly, the day you visited would have been an off-peak day, which is clearly stated both online and at the gate. Therefore you would have paid off-peak prices – if there was three of you then this would have been a family of three gate price of... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went with my 3yo son and we had a lovely day. Weather was very warm for time of year so was busier than would be expected for this time of year. It is an ideal place for parents with younger children as it caters for the 2 to 12 year olds but is also a great day out for... More 

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Croydon, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Me and my close-knit group of friends all used to come here as young kids and we all still love it! From milking a Cow to meeting a Meerkat, this place has everything to both educate and entertain all ages in animal life and Zoology at a very reasonable price. The staff are great and knowledgeable and I cannot wait... More 

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Thank gregmartin2017
Brighton, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I cannot rate this enough. I got to learn so much about a wide variety of animals, got close up to many such as the meerkats, armadillo, ... I was educated on everything about the animals digestive systems, personalities, interaction, camouflage, etc.. The zookeeper was incredibly informative and in addition, there were many laughs. Im an adult who just wanted... More 

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had an 'encounter' voucher given to me as a birthday present, and chose the Meerkets. The voucher included a day in the park. I had not been before and thoroughly enjoyed myself, even though it was pouring down with rain. :-( What sweetie pies the Meerkats are! Really helpful and friendly staff ensured the encounter was really enjoyable - so... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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57 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited as a group of friends of four adults (no kids) and wandered around this park. Its really easy to navigate your way around and they have really thought about the layout and signage. All the enclosures were well kept and really nice all the animals looked happy and healthy. They have a great collection of different types of... More 

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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80 reviews
51 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Drusillas Park is a good day out with the family. There are plenty of different things to do. Start by waking through the zoo with all the different animals. In the middle of the park is a great modern play park for children all ages. Next to it a water park so in the summer bring your swim gear. This... More 

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Thank ISAACDCRDA
Drusillas, Guest Relations Manager at Drusillas Park, responded to this review

Thank you for the review, and we're so glad to hear you enjoyed your visit to the Park. We would just like to clarify for those reading this review that the Thomas And Friends train ride is no longer at Drusillas but is being replaced by our brand new three-ride attraction Go Safari! which comprises the Safari Express train (opening... More 

Brighton, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
9 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you can find a deal this is a great day out in Sussex but the door price is expensive for what you get. The playground and facilities are excellent.

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Thank afieldsomewhere
Drusillas, Guest Relations Manager at Drusillas Park, responded to this review

We’re sorry to hear you think we’re overpriced. While we’re aware we may not be the cheapest day out we do always strive to provide value for money and we think we provide a great offering for a full day out. We also like to make sure our pricing structure is clear and transparent so that everyone is aware and... More 

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