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Wild Place Project

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Open today: 10:00 - 17:00
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Easy to find which was a bonus as my sat nave is not my friend. Lovely sunny day and plenty of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
nic B
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Bristol, United Kingdom
Good Value

I spent a few hours here with my son (6) and it was good value. We pre-booked to save 10%. I'd... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ali B
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Corsham, United Kingdom
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Blackhorse Hill, Easter Compton, Almondsbury BS10 7TP, England
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+44 117 980 7175
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I was recommended this place by a friend a few weeks ago. We were planning to take our 18 month old daughter (who is only toddling at the moment) and my husband's parents. This hidden gem was perfect in terms of the length if the...More

Thank MrsDaston
Reviewed 3 days ago

My grumpy kids from 6 to 17 enjoyed walikng around and for what you pay it seemed reasonable value staff volunteers were informative and the ring tailed lemurs were great to walk thru Lots of fun activities climbing building etc as you walk around BUT...More

Thank Peter C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We really enjoyed our time here and easily spent 4hrs looking around this great spaces Plenty of areas for children to run wild , the animals have alot of space to room much prefer this to Bristol zoo you can get pretty close ! There...More

Thank KelKel32
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I took my two young children here a few days ago,they loved every minute from the butterfly maze,jumping in and out of old jeeps dotted about and the barefoot trail.We stayed for about 5 hours then as we were leaving my 7 year old daughter...More

Thank Jaxash
Reviewed 1 week ago

I'm flabbergasted. Whatever regulations got passed here for the upkeep of wild animals clearly got overlooked considering the links with Bristol Zoo. We were shocked at how poorly kept the enclosures were. For example, the wolf enclosure. A one sided quagmire where the only options...More

1  Thank Temba H
Guest Services ... W, Guest Relations Manager at Wild Place Project, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your feedback. Animal welfare is of the highest priority at Wild Place Project. All of our animals are housed in enclosures which are appropriate for the individual species and allow them to display their full range of natural behaviours in their homes....More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Easy to find which was a bonus as my sat nave is not my friend. Lovely sunny day and plenty of free parking. As we had booked online and saved 10% we handed over our tickets and off we went. Was very pleasantly surprised by...More

Thank nic B
Guest Services ... W, Guest Relations Manager at Wild Place Project, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your positive review! We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your first visit to Wild Place and managed to find us easily (my sat nave is not always my friend either)! So pleased to hear that your children had fun exploring...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I spent a few hours here with my son (6) and it was good value. We pre-booked to save 10%. I'd say it's not a full-day visit but there's enough to do to fill a few hours. It was very hot, so the cheetahs and...More

Thank Ali B
Guest Services ... W, Guest Relations Manager at Wild Place Project, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thanks for your positive review! We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your visit with us and managed to see most of our animals on what sounds like one of the very hot days! - I am glad you managed to get an ice...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Would recommend this to anyone. Not like it’s sister zoo & much better I feel. Great for all the family.More

Thank F00die54
Guest Services ... W, Guest Relations Manager at Wild Place Project, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for the 5 stars! We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your visit to Wild Place! You're right, Wild Place Project and Bristol Zoo are completely different sites, both with lots to offer for a great day out. We are looking forward to...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We, myself and my now 9 year daughter, have been to to wildplace project a dozen times and always liked it. I bought her the junior zoo keeper experience for Christmas, considering how cheap it was compared to.Bristol zoo and other simelar experiences I was...More

1  Thank Sarah R
Guest Services ... W, Guest Relations Manager at Wild Place Project, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for the 5 stars!! We are all delighted to hear that your daughter enjoyed her junior keeper experience. I have passed your feedback on to Daniella as she will be thrilled with your lovely review. Our junior keeper experiences are aimed to be...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to Bristol Zoo recently and although we quite enjoyed it we agreed that we should check out their sister site at the Wild Place Project. The two sites are very different, but they both have their charms. The Zoo at Clifton is old...More

4  Thank ihaveshoos
Guest Services ... W, Guest Relations Manager at Wild Place Project, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your positive review! You are right, we are a completely different site to Bristol Zoo and we are still developing and growing each year. We celebrated our 5th birthday on Sunday and we are thrilled with the progress of the site since...More

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MrsDaston
30 July 2018|
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Response from ihaveshoos | Reviewed this property |
There are some woodland walks that are much harder with a buggy but you should be fine for most of the park. We managed to see all the animals with two buggies quite easily, except for the gelada monkeys which was a bit... More
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christine2222015
5 July 2018|
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It's not huge if you keep to the paths but there are areas to explore more of the beaten track. It can get quite muddy if it has been raining a lot too which could cause problems for buggies or wheelchairs.
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Alice W
31 May 2018|
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Yes one carer goes free per disabled person.
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