Discovery & Learning


It’s Fun to Learn! We offer a wide range of education sessions for all ages, highlights include:

  • Animal Creature Features
  • Down On The Farm sessions for EYFS
  • Learn about Habitats & Adaptations, Iceworlds & Life Cycles
  • Horrible History, Castle & Ghost Tours
  • Tecton Trail and Tour
  • And many more….

Please follow the links on the right for further details on our range of EYFS, Key Stage and Post 16 sessions or contact


Go Wild! Discovery Tour 

Looking for an end of term reward for your class or a venue for an activity day? Give your students some time out and treat them to a Go Wild! Discovery Day including zoo admission and a 60 minute interactive tour.


  • Welcome at the Safari Gift Shop
  • Visit to Lorikeet Lookout to feed our group of Rainbow Lorikeets
  • Head up the Snail Trail to the Discovery Centre, looking out for the Lions, Lemurs, Hunting Dogs & Sea Lions as you go!
  • Once at the Discovery Centre you will enjoy a hands on creature feature session where your students will meet some of the Zoo’s friendly smaller animals.
  • The tour will conclude with a meerkat feeding experience.

You are then free to spend the rest of your day exploring the Zoo!


Cost £9.50 per child including zoo admission.

Please note that all workshops and tours are subject to availability, must be pre-booked at least 7 days in advance and are for a minimum of 10 children. Please contact us to check availability. DZG reserve the right to close parts of the Zoo and Castle as necessary.