Treat the family to a fun and educational visit to Howletts, Kent’s original wildlife park and home to over 400 animals.
Howletts Zoo Prices and Ticket options
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- 1 day admission to Howlett – Kent’s original wildlife and animal conservation park
- Explore 100 acres filled with over 400 animals including the UK’s largest herd of African elephants and Kent’s only giant anteaters
- Explore wooded pathways and the fun play area, watch the animals being fed, visit the education centre, join the animal talks and download the free Howletts app
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Set in 100-acres of lush green ancient parkland, Howletts works with The Aspinall Foundation, a world-leading charity dedicated to the conservation, breeding and re-introduction of endangered animals.
Your ticket helps protect the huge range of wildlife you’ll see on your visit.
In Animals of the Ice Age you’ll discover a world lost in time with life size prehistoric creatures inhabiting the Woodland Walk.
Meet the mighty mammoth, giant prehistoric sloth, savage sabre-toothed Smilodon, and many more.
Walking with Lemurs gives visitors the chance to walk alongside lively, playful lemurs in their natural leafy enclosure as they explore the treetops.
There’s lots for families of all ages to enjoy at Howletts. Explore wooded pathways and the fun play area, watch the animals being fed, visit the education centre, join the animal talks and download the free Howletts app to learn more about the animals and their care.
Howletts Opening Hours
Open 364 days of the year only closed on Christmas Day.
Summer Hours (1st April to 27th October): 9.30am – 6pm (Last entry 4pm)
Winter Hours (28th October to 31st March): 9.30am – 5pm (Last entry 3.30pm)
Christmas Eve 9.30am – 2pm (last entry 12.30pm)
Howletts Wild Animal Park is in the South East corner of Kent and lies just off the A2 past Canterbury. It is also a short distance from Folkestone and the southern coast of England
If you are travelling via car and prefer to use a Sat Nav please use Post code CT4 5EL.
Where is Howletts Zoo?
Howletts Wild Animal Park, Bekesbourne Lane, Bekesbourne, Canterbury CT4 5EL