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*Please note for safety “All children must be accompanied by an Adult”

*Please note Dogs are not allowed within the Sanctuary due to the delicate nature of those we care for.

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Looking forward  to meeting you! Meet & Greet Prices & Information


Meet the chimps! You will accompany the head keeper to the chimp enclosures. You will get to give the chimps their favourite scatter mix of dried fruit & nuts & even give them a drink if they want. There will only be mesh between you! You’ll get the chance to learn so much about our chimps or even why Nakima wears a purple blanket! To be so close to a Great Ape is an opportunity of a lifetime & a memory to cherish forever.

I person £90 or 2 people £165.

Spider Monkeys

You will accompany the head keeper to the Spider Monkey enclosure where you will meet JonJon & Lille. You’ll get to give them their favourite scatter mix & learn about all things spider monkey & how they came to be living at the sanctuary.

1 person £40 or 2 people £60.


You’ll go & meet Dexter & Co accompanied by our head keeper. You will give them their favourite scatter mix or even a hard boiled egg-if available. Learn all about our capuchins & how we came to rescue them.

1 person £40 or 2 people £60.


Meet our comical meerkats! You’ll go inside their enclosure with our head keeper. You will be able to give them their favourite bugs &/or even a day old chick. Learn about our meerkats & their rescue story.

1 person £40 or 2 people £60.

Serval Cat

Accompanied by our head keeper, You will use tongs to feed Urus his daily chick/ quail. Learn all about how he came to live at the sanctuary & just why Servals should never be pets.

1 person £40 or 2 people £60.

Further Information

Due to the layout of the sanctuary, the terrain & entrances to the animal enclosures, the M&G may not be suitable for everyone. Please call before booking to discuss.

Vouchers are valid for 12 months. No refunds. We are running the M&G from January 2024, Monday – Saturday at two different times, 11.30am or 2.30pm. Book your date early to avoid being disappointed.

Vouchers include entry in to the sanctuary on the day of M&G.

For the chimps & monkeys, you will need to wear a face mask or shield (we can provide masks). The apes & monkeys can all catch colds/ coughs & covid. We still need to protect them. Face coverings are non-negotiable, if you cannot wear one, please do not book.

Please bear in mind that the M&G’s may include handling nuts.

We reserve the right to cancel or amend your chosen date due to unforeseen circumstances for example, animal illness/ storm etc.

The Meet & Greet’s are only available to purchase by calling the sanctuary on 01639 730276.