home educators

DEDICATED DAYS TO ENABLE ALL TYPES OF LEARNERS TO BENEFIT

Our educational group discounts are also available to home educators who are able to bring 10 or more paying people. No pre-payment, deposits or booking forms required. If there are less than 10 of you, take a look at our dedicated Home Educator days giving the same fantastic discounts!

ADMISSION INCLUDES:

Access to our 4-mile (coach friendly!) Safari Drive Through, walk-through Discovery Trail, Land of the Living Dinosaurs, and African Village and Lemur Woods, plus a wide range of daily shows and encounters. Bookings can be upgraded to include multi-ride wristbands for our Theme Park during the Summer Season.

HOME EDUCATOR PRICES

Prices applicable to groups of 10 or more paying people, or for smaller home education groups pre-booking onto our dedicated home educator days. Whenever you visit, you can plan a self-guided day, or pick a selection of activities to suit your family.

LEARNING MADE FUN

animal feeding

ANIMAL FEEDING

Pre-book nectar to feed the lorikeets, or a pot of sprats or mealworms to join in the daily penguin and meerkat feeds. £1.50 a pot.

Suitable for all age grounds, limited availability.

meet a mascot

MEET A MASCOT

30 minute meet and greet with two of our costume characters (Teenage T-rex, baby raptor, penguin, lemur, meerkat or rhino), accompanied by their keeper. £40.

Suitable for: 2 to 35 people, ideal for children 2-8yrs.

creature features

CREATURE FEATURE

30 minute hands-on experience for those with limited time. If you have a particular topic in mind, please take a look at our Discovery Sessions and Workshops which also include live animals. £40.

Suitable for: Up to 35 people, all age groups.

safari ranger

SAFARI RANGER

An experienced ranger will join you on your coach as a guide whilst you explore the 4-mile Safari Drive Through. £75.

Suitable for: One ranger per single layer vehicle, all age groups.

discovery sessions reptiles

DISCOVERY SESSIONS

45 minute hands-on topic based sessions. £50 per session.

Suitable for: 2 to 35 people, all ages.

Topics: 4-7yrs, 8-11yrs, 12+yrs

walking safari with dinosaurs

WALKING SAFARIS

45 minute guided interactive tour of one of our walk-through areas. £30.

Suitable for: 2 to 20 people, available for all ages.

Topics: African Village, Discovery Trail, Land of the Living Dinosaurs

HOME EDUCATOR DAYS

A home educated family can attend these days at the same rates that are normally applicable to only groups of 10 or more. You can plan a self-guided day or attend one of our drop in Discovery Sessions which will be included in the price on these dedicated Days.

There will be three 45 minute hands on learning sessions on each day aimed at different age groups. These age groups are just guides and you are welcome to bring your children to whichever you feel is most appropriate. To attend, you must register a session at least two days before your visit.

8 MARCH 2017

Discover Dinosaurs – 10:30 (0-7 years)

The Circle of Life – 11:30 (7-11 years)

Wildlife Conservation – 12:30 (11+yrs)

10 MAY 2017

Minibeasts and Me – 10:30 (0-7 years)

Paws Claws and Whiskers – 11:30 (7-11 years)

Exploring Evolution – 12:30 (11+yrs)

6 SEPTEMBER 2017

Caring for Nature – 10:30 (0-7 years)

Footsteps through Time – 11:30 (7-11 years)

Power of Plants – 12:30 (11+yrs)

USEFUL INFORMATION

PLANNING

Familiarise yourself with the park using our map, and use our handy visit guidelines. Park usually opens at 10am. See our full opening times here.

ARRIVAL

Park usually opens at 10am. See our full opening times.

PAYMENT

No deposits needed. Cash or card can be used on the day.

DAY PLANNER

We advise planning 1.5 hours for the 4-mile Drive Through. Most groups also love to see our sea lion show! See our daily show times.

BOOK NOW

To qualify for the discounted home educator rates, you must be pre-booked with a group of 10 or more paying people arriving by coach or minibus, OR pre-booked onto one of our specified Home Educator Days. If you wish to visit with less than 10 paying people on a standard open day you can purchase standard admission tickets online, saving you 10% from on the door prices. Pre-booking is easy, no complicated booking forms or deposits needed!

CALL US

Call us on 01299 404888, complete a contact form or email learning@wmsp.co.uk with a provisional date, school contact details and approximate number of pupils.

BOOK

We will talk you through your day and book you in, send you visit guidelines and booking confirmation via email. You can amend numbers or change your date at any point.

VISIT

Turn up on the day and enjoy your visit to West Midland Safari Park and our Safari Academy!

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Can’t find what you need?

Contact us – learning@wmsp.co.uk or call 01299 404888