The Lake District Wildlife Park, Bassenthwaite

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#2 of 6 in Zoos & Aquariums in Cumbria
Located in one of England's most outstanding areas of natural beauty, The Lake District Wildlife Park shelters several hundred animals. Spread across approximately 10 hectares (25 acres), the grounds' natural enclosures allow visitors to observe both domestic and exotic species, including gibbons, zebras, deer, birds of prey, and a variety of reptiles. The park regular hosts falconry shows and lectures about rare breeds of domestic animals. Families with small children can take advantage of tractor rides, an adventure playground, and animal feedings, which occur at regular intervals throughout the day. In addition to picnic and rest areas, the park also contains a small restaurant and gift shop. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to The Lake District Wildlife Park and many more Bassenthwaite attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Bassenthwaite day trip planning app .
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  • We wanted to visit here to see the birds of prey as my two year old specifically wanted to see birds. We certainly were not disappointed, the entry was free for both my children as they are both under...  more »
  • We decided to come here for our last day before heading home. The wildlife park was nice and big. It is a nice walk round, some enclosures was really big but didn’t have many animals. Maybe it’s becau...  more »
  • We (4 adults) went to the wildlife park on Sunday for my birthday. The park was almost empty and was lovely to wander round in the sun. The animals seemed very happy to be out sunbathing after lots of...  more »
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