Countryside & Conservation Club 2017-05-30T20:42:54+00:00

The Countryside & Conservation Club is based within the Zoo, but is run independently and queries and bookings should be forwarded to thefalconryschool@hotmail.co.uk

The Falconry School runs the Countryside & Conservation Club for the benefit of budding young naturalist.
Classes run every Saturday through out the summer.
The first class start at 9:00 AM and due to increased demand we are also running a second class starting at 12 Noon.

The aim of the club is:

  • Learn about Conservation and traditional country pursuits like Falconry, Wildlife Management & Bird Watching
  • Learn about Nature, learn basic camping & survival skills
  • Have FUN and Learn about our environment and how we can conserve it for the future
  • Get dirty & wet – learn about wild things – get more dirty and have hands on experience with animals and nature
  • Learn natural respect for the countryside and all its wildlife
  • Go on guided nature walks to explore the wildlife around us
  • Participate in the West Lothian Red Squirrel initiative

PS. Do not wear your best clothes…. Old jeans and boots are recommended.

Opening Times

Open 7 days a week! (inc. Bank Holidays; exc. 25th Dec. and 1st Jan.)

24th March – 30th September 2018 : 10am – 6pm 

1st – 31st October 2018 : 10am – 5pm 

1st November  2018 – 31st January 2019 : 10am – 4pm

1st February – 31st March 2019 : 10am – 5pm

Last entry 1 hour before closing time.

 

Admission Prices

Child (3-15 yrs): £10.45
Adult (16 yrs+): £12.95
Under 3s: free of charge
Concession*: £11.45
Family Ticket (2 adults + 2 children): £38.00 + £8.45 for each additional child.

*Concession: applies to pensioners, disabled customers and accompanying carers with official photo ID badge.

Handling Sessions : £3 p/p

Lemur Feeds : £6 p/p

Leaping Lemurs Soft Play

2 hour session

Child 3+ £5.50   Child 1 – 2 yrs £3.50   Under 1 yrs £1.00

£2.50 discount for corporate & season passes (only for the number of children stated on the passes) and children with a valid, paid Zoo ticket (must be used on same day).  Any children who qualify for free entry to the Zoo, will be charged full price for soft play appropriate to their age.

Contact Us

Five Sisters Zoo
Gavieside, West Calder
West Lothian, EH55 8PT

T: 01506 870 000 / 01506 871 111

enquiries@fivesisterszoo.co.uk

Leaping Lemurs Soft Play 

T : 01506 872 200