Dartmoor Zoological Park, Sparkwell

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Experience wild animals in 13 hectares (33 acres) of Devon countryside at Dartmoor Zoological Park. The family-owned zoo is home to over 100 species of animals, birds, and insects, and provided inspiration for the 2011 film "We Bought a Zoo." Visit the largest collection of big cats in the region, or participate in a public feeding session and handling. Have lunch at the restaurant for a freshly prepared meal and views of the surrounding countryside and animal enclosures. Add Dartmoor Zoological Park and other attractions to your Sparkwell trip itinerary using our Sparkwell trip builder tool .
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  • Visited last Friday and the experience was great, due in the main to the very friendly staff, particularly Ray who we met several times on our visit. His knowledge of the animals was second to none an...  more »
  • I was overwhelmed when my partner told me he had booked us a voucher to enjoy a wolf visit and "howl" at Dartmoor Zoo. I've enjoyed visits to the Zoo with family before but this was definitely a speci...  more »
  • Curious about the place because of the movie “We bought the zoo” where they based the story from Dartmoor zoo. What really touches us, is the story behind it. We are so proud to the owner Ben Mee and ...  more »

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