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#3 of 112 things to do in Kettering Features Animals
Loddington Road | Great Cransley, Kettering NN14 1PY, England
+44 1536 799778
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Learning opportunity

I brought my son-age 10, daughter-age 8 and their cousin- age 14. All three of them had a great... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Rachael H
Kettering, United Kingdom
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Great for all ages

Went to Bugtopia after years of hearing about it from friends. It was really good, the kids loved... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Suzanne E
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Loddington Road | Great Cransley, Kettering NN14 1PY, England
+44 1536 799778
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I brought my son-age 10, daughter-age 8 and their cousin- age 14. All three of them had a great time observing the bugs/insects and they also had the opportunity to hold several of them as well. The staff are informative, so its also good learning...More

Thank Rachael H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went to Bugtopia after years of hearing about it from friends. It was really good, the kids loved it as something really different. The man who did the meet and greet with the bugs was absolutely fab! Very informative, calming, made sure anyone who wanted...More

Thank Suzanne E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we took our 2 grandsons ( age 3 and 5 ) to Bugtopia on a bank holiday Monday, we booked an hour session online, we didn't really expect much with the entrance fee being only £4 each but we had a fantastic time, the kids...More

Thank Carol W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited on the bank holiday and what a great time we had holding and learning about all the bugs and insects! All the family held various bugs and insects and at the end we found out who was the bravest in our family?? &...More

Thank Brendini78
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited Bugtopia after stumbling across it when looking for something to do with our 7 year old. I can not rate this place highly enough. The other reviews cover it all. Kieran was great. Informative, friendly and engaging. Nobody was pressured in to doing...More

Thank JuH72
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We visited bugtopia on the bank holiday . It's best to book Online first. Bugtopia is a small place and perfect for small groups. You get to meet and greet lots of creatures including Sally the tarantula. Our guide really knew his stuff and you...More

1  Thank Joy W
Reviewed 15 April 2017

The Kettering site is very small, just a hands-on experience as opposed to the bigger zoo at Rutland Water. Having said that, the actual Meet & Greet is a fantastic experience! Kieran was very knowledgeable, full of interesting facts and figures about the "creepy-crawly" world....More

1  Thank Jubjubbird
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

I have been an arachnophobic for all if my life and am now in my sixties, but this place had me feel comfortable enough that I considered holding a tarantula. The talk was really informative. The creatures we met were interesting and great to see...More

Thank Lindy207
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Had very interesting time. Staff very friendly and helpful. Suitable for all ages especially families

1  Thank Moyna S
Reviewed 19 February 2017

A very reasonably priced experience. The keeper Lee had a vast knowledge & kept us all entertained. No pressure to handle any of the specimens. It's a small set up which I think is being developed. We ate in the Smokehouse. The staff were very...More

2  Thank gran1947jan
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Adam H
Are dogs allowed
18 March 2017|
Response from Garry E | Reviewed this property |
Not inside.
Would this be suitable for a small group of adults with learning and mobility disabilities? How much would it cost for 2 disabled adults and their carers?
1 March 2016|
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David D
Where are you based we went to Loddington Rd. and could not find you despite the signs.
15 September 2015|
Response from greentrunksgc | Property representative |
Hi go through great Cransley as if heading to loddington. at the top of the hill is the hotel on the left and its the next turning down a lane that's sign posted.