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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Dartmoor Zoological Park Reviews
My husband and I visited Dartmoor Zoo on our wedding anniversary as we both love animals and the film which was about the true story of Dartmoor Zoo. We got to the zoo about 10:30 and was able to find... more »
I was excited to visit Dartmoor Zoo - as it is now known - as I had spent a lot of time here as a child. I left feeling utterly saddened for the animals and depressed that the owners of this "zoo" hav... more »
Went there today and came away very disappointed. Never seen so many animals pacing in over grown enclosures. Well that was when you see the animals. A total waste of an afternoon and £26. more »
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