Fancy a thrilling day out taking in some stunning safari sights? Come to Knowsley Safari! We pride ourselves on being the friendliest and most exciting safari park in the UK.

A day out at Knowsley Safari is not to be missed; we welcome adults and children of all ages, so everyone from your pride leader to your cubs can enjoy the safari experience. And don’t forget... your littlest monkeys under 3 years old go free!

please note: we are now closed monday-friday.
Open weekends only 10.30am-3pm for winter

Safari Drive opens 


Last Entry to the Safari Drive

Safari Park Closes



Amusement Rides
(for opening times see below for details)

see below


10.00am - 4.30pm



We are now closed Monday-Friday. Open Weekends only throughout winter.

Our 'Safari Drive' is open from 10.30AM; last entry is the last opportunity to enter the safari drive and depends on the season. Adventurers take note: This is a drive-through attraction so you will need your own transport to enjoy this section of the safari park. For information about transport for those without vehicles please click here.

December Opening times

Saturday 5th - Open
Sunday 6th - Open
Saturday 12th - Open
Sunday 13th - Open
Friday 18th - Open
Saturday 19th - Open
Sunday 20th - Open
Monday 21st - Open
Tuesday 22nd - Open
Wednesday 23rd - Open
Thursday 24th - Closed
Friday 25th - Closed
Saturday 26th - Closed
Sunday 27th - Open
Monday 28th - Open
Tuesday 29th - Open
Wednesday 30th - Open
Thursday 31st - Open

January 2016

Friday 1st January Closed
Saturday 2nd - Open
Sunday 3rd - Open


Amusement rides will be closed after 1st November, with a selection opening during December.

We have a selection of amusement attractions that really complete the best day out in the North West. Take your pick from a traditional carousel, dodgems and the Equatorial Express - a train ride through the Equatorial Trail.

PLEASE NOTE: Our amusment rides are closed during November, a selection will be open during December.

To view our prices page, please click here.

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