Plan Your Visit

Food & Drink

We have a wide range of delicious food and drink options.

Getting Here

Our location and travel options

Opening Hours

Our opening hours may change according to the seasons


We have daily and seasonal ticket options.

Animal Encounters

Get up close and personal with some of our smaller furry friends on your next visit to Chew Valley Animal Park. 

Meet Willow, Hazel, Olive and the rest of the rabbit group!

Stroke the charismatic guinea pigs!

Have a mouse sit on the palm of your hand!

Watch a rat fall asleep on your shoulder!


You will be given a coloured sticker upon arrival allowing you entry to a 30- minute animal handling slot. The sessions are on a first come first serve basis.

Weekday sessions are at 11:30am and 1:30pm.

During the holidays and weekends sessions are at 11am, 11:30am, 12:30pm, and 1:30pm.

Daily Talks & Activities

We have a range of fun talks and interactive activities on daily. From pig feeding to tortoise bathing, animal meet and greets to education keeper talks, there’s something for everyone! Check out our activities board on your next visit for the days events. 

No need to book your visit.

Please just turn up and pay on arrival