“ I have never before, in my long and eclectic career, been gifted with such an abundance of natural beauty as I experienced filming War Horse on Dartmoor.” Steven Spielberg.

Home Educator Day

29feb10:00 am4:00 pmHome Educator Day

Event Details

We are pleased to announce our first home educator day for 2024. This event allows home educating families to enjoy the zoo for a special discounted rate plus the option of talks and workshops with our amazing Education team.

Throughout the day we will have talks at enclosures covering topics such as rainforests, conservation and adaptation and a hands-on session with some of our amazing animal artefacts. We will also be running our popular Close Encounters workshop giving you the chance to get closer to some of our not-so-furry residents (limited capacity, pre-booking essential).

We look forward to welcoming you to Dartmoor Zoo and inspiring your young people all about our animals and the natural world.

Workshops: Close Encounters at 11am and 1pm (pre-booking required) in Jag Suite – Max 40 people including adults

Enclosure talks on various topics: Times, topics and locations will be given on the day (no pre-booking required)


(Thursday) 10:00 am - 4:00 pm(GMT+00:00)