Does your child really love animals? Then we know they’ll love being part of one of our Zoo Schools. We’ve got three exciting programmes to help them get even closer to the animals and give them practical experience of what it might be like to work in a safari park!
Each programme has been designed by our fantastic Learning & Discovery team to suit each age group and ensure everyone gets the most out of their time at the safari.
Choose the Kids Club for you
Intrepid Explorers – age 7 to 10 yrs old
A 5 day summer holiday club perfect for youngsters who love animals, conservation and nature!
Intrepid Explorers is a fun holiday programme where children take part in a range of activities exploring the natural world and how to look after it. This includes a range of games, crafts and messy activities both in and out the classroom.
Junior Rangers – age 11 to 14 yrs .
An exciting weekend club for children aged 11-14 to qualify as a Knowsley Safari Junior Ranger.
Perfect for young animal lovers interested in knowing more about conservation and the natural world.
There will be amazing behind the scenes experiences including meeting our sea lions and learning how they are trained, feeding the giraffe and carnivore enrichment.
Knowsley Academy – age 15 to 18 yrs
The intensive 5 day course covers practical husbandry experience with a range of animals which may include antelopes, reptiles, carnivores and giraffe. Tasks vary but can include: mucking out, preparing food, making enrichment or watching a training session.
Messy Play – age 6 months – 4 years
Messy play is a brand new event for kids right here on safari. It’s a fun, interactive and creative playtime for children aged 6 months – 4 years old. As we’re on safari the play is themed around the natural world helping your little one learn about nature with different textures, materials and toys.