School Rates

Five Sisters Zoo is an ideal location for a school visit! 

We offer educational packages suitable for all age groups (nursery, primary, secondary and beyond) across a wide range of subjects.

Whether you are looking for a full curriculum-linked visit to reinforce a particular topic, or simply an end of term trip, our aim is to cater for every groups needs and ensure a fun and educational visit.

With over 160 species of animals from around the world, there’s so much to learn about!  From bats to bears and lemurs to lynx, we can cover a wide range of topics related to the Curriculum for Excellence.


A minimum of 10 children is needed to be eligible for school rates.

Summer (April to September)

During the summer, prices include one of our educational 30-45 minute OPAL science sessions.  For older students we recommend our pond dipping and water quality survey.  For younger students, a bug count session might be more suitable!  Find out more about our range of educational sessions here.

Child – £7.95

Adult – £9.95*

Winter (October to March)

During the winter, prices include a bio-diversity talk, a keeper Q&A, and an animal encounter!  For more information about your winter trip, please click here.

Child – £5.95

Adult – £7.95*

* One teacher is admitted free for every 6 children.  The adult price shown above is for any additional adults.

You can also add half an hour in our Leaping Lemurs Soft Play area for just £1.50, or an hour’s session for £2.50!


All school groups are required to book in advance. This will allow us to arrange your complimentary session(s), included in the price of your visit. Please email or call us on 01506 870 000.