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Primary School Visits

At the heart of Woburn Safari Park are the twin roles of education and conservation.

A visit to the Park provides primary school children with a wonderful opportunity to see and get close to many endangered species, with over 80 magnificent animal species living in wide-open parkland reserves.

A group of children enjoy an educational session in Woburn Safari Park's outdoor classroom

Why visit Woburn on a school trip?

  • Safari adventures by coach or bus as you travel through the Road Safari, coming face-to-face with a host of majestic animals
  • Discover more in the Foot Safari and get up close to the animals in their walk-through enclosures
  • Indoor and outdoor classrooms for fantastic learning experiences
  • Watch a full programme of talks and demonstrations with penguins, wallabies, and birds of prey
  • Let off steam in one of the fantastic outdoor play areas

CHOOSE YOUR OWN ADVENTURE 

You have the flexibility to choose your own adventure by selecting the school trip package and cost options that best suit you. All of our educational sessions can be adapted to suit the needs of your students.

Please note: Payment will be required one month before the date of your trip. Prices are for Ofsted registered schools only.

BASIC OPTION

£9.49 per child (nursery to Year 6)
£7.55 per child aged 0-2 years

One adult free with every 6 children (primary school age)
Additional adults £10.49 each

(All prices include VAT)

Choose ONE of the following:

  • A 30-minute Educational session in our indoor classroom
  • A 30-minute Outdoor Learning Session - these are held either in the outdoor classroom or adjacent to one of the animal enclosures in the Foot Safari
  • Viewing of Plastic Oceans conservation mini movie in Sea Lion Cove (30 minute session, capacity limited, subject to availability).

ENHANCED OPTION

£9.99 per child (nursery to Year 6)
£8.55 per child aged 0-2 years

One adult free with every 6 children (primary school age)
Additional adults £10.49 each

(All prices include VAT)

Choose TWO of the following:

  • A tour guide for your coach as you travel through the Road Safari
  • A 30 minute Educational Talk in our indoor classroom
  • A 30 minute Outdoor Learning Session - these are held either in the Outdoor Classroom or adjacent to one of the animal enclosures in the Foot Safari
  • Viewing of Plastic Oceans conservation mini movie in Sea Lion Cove (30 minute session, capacity limited, subject to availability).

Please note:  If you cancel within 7 days of your trip, you will be charged the full amount. If you cancel within 14 days, you will be charged half the full amount. Any cancellation more than 14 days before you will not be charged.

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SAFARI TOUR GUIDE


Take a safari tour guide on board with you, as you travel through the Road Safari Reserves. Journey alongside rhinos, giraffes, lions, bears, and tigers, and learn about some of the most endangered wildlife on the planet. Your guide will give you some valuable insights into the lives of the magnificent animals living at Woburn Safari Park. Enjoy an interactive commentary with loads of fascinating facts. This option is available with the Enhanced Package only.

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FEEDING TIME

When it gets to 'feeding-time' there is a self-service restaurant and plenty of outdoor picnic areas. An indoor picnic area is also available for schools, please reserve spaces when you book.

You can also pre-order ice lollies from our catering team here. 

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SOUVENIRS

Junglies Gift Shop is open for students to buy an animal themed souvenir of their visit and to pick up novelties, sweets, toys and gifts. Numbers are currently limited to 40 people at a time.

You can pre-order souvenir packs for your group by calling 01525 290826. 

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HOW TO BOOK

To book your school trip to Woburn Safari Park call the dedicated education team on 01525 290991 or email education@woburn.co.uk to start planning your trip - or fill out the enquiry form below. 

Email the Education team

Enquire about booking an educational visit

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