Calling all teachers!

We offer a range of educational activities for schools, including workshops and guided tours, delivered by our expert safari educators that help to bring learning to life for pupils. We're open for school trips all year round and have now developed trips in line with new Covid-19 guidance. A visit itinerary will be made for your school group with safety measures incorporated throughout the day. Call us for more information on how our school trips will work for your class.

“We’re Good To Go” is the official UK mark to signal that Knowsley Safari has worked hard to follow Government and industry COVID-19 guidelines and has a process in place to maintain cleanliness and aid social distancing.

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Create the day that's right for your school

Our schools packages include these exciting activities!

  • Guided Safari Coach Tour

    Get the most out of your Safari Drive with your very own guide. This is included in all of our school packages. Find out amazing facts, information and stories about our animals as you travel around our 5-mile reserve. Our tours are fun, interactive and suitable for all age groups. *Microphone on bus/coach is required, please provide a spare seat for our safari guide.

  • Discovery Workshops

    Taking place either in one of our safari classrooms or out and about in our foot safari, we have a range of topics, all linked to the national curriculum. Read more about wat workshops you can choose from below.

Discovery Workshops


Curriculum Link: Science (Animals/Habitats/Adaptations & Camouflage) & Number (Counting)

Content: Delivered as an interactive story, we will learn all about different animal habitats around the world as well as how & why animals blend in with their homes.

Location: Classroom

Age: KS1

Curriculum Link: Science (Classifications), Maths (Addition/Subtraction) & Literacy (Adjectives)

Content: In this session your class will be transformed into Animal Detectives to help solve a terrible crime that has been committed at the Safari. We will look into the differences between the 5 animal groups and use this to analyse clues left at the scene and follow them to find the culprit.

Location: Classroom

Age: KS2

Curriculum Link: Science (Endangered Animals/Technology)

Content: We will delve into the world of endangered animals, your class will investigate what causes animals to become endangered as well as look into how we help conserve those animals and their habitats.

Location: Classroom

Age: KS1 and KS2

Curriculum Link: Science (Africa/Habitats/Adaptations)

Content: Your class will go on an adventure into the Foot Safari and explore the different habitats on the continent of Africa

Location: Walking Tour

Age: KS1 and KS2

Curriculum Link: Science (Food Chains/Rainforests/Adaptations)

Content: Your class will get the opportunity to explore the Rainforest animals on our Foot Safari and learn more about what lives in each layer of these tropical forests.

Location: Walking Tour


Visiting Off Peak -Sept - May  

School Discovery Day

£8.50 per pupil

Includes either a Discovery Workshop or a guide for your coach please.


£9.50 per pupil

Includes either a Discovery Workshop and a guide for your coach please.

Please note educators and guides are booked on a first come first serve basis


Live Stream Safari School (ONLINE) £75 (plus VAT) per sessions


Visiting Peak Season - June & July

School Discovery Day

£9.50 per pupil

Includes a guide for your coach

Live Stream Safari School (ONLINE) £75 (plus VAT) per sessions

Please note:

Staff visit free

Prices are applicable for schools and colleges with students aged 3-15. 

Minimum 20 pupils, or an additional charge may apply.



    More than just a 'virtual zoo tour'. With Live Stream Safari School we broadcast our amazing safari education sessions LIVE to your classroom! Our aim: to help those pupils and schools unable to physically visit the Safari to continue to learn and engage with nature and wildlife, benefitting wellbeing.

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