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Wild Place Project
Blackhorse Hill
BS10 7TP

Tel: 0117 980 7175
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Follow us _on FacebookGrab your very best explorer’s outfit and head out on an adventure to Wild Place Project, where you will discover amazing species from around the world! Get up close to incredible animals in a natural setting, with 40 beautiful acres to explore.

Follow us _on twitterTake a stroll beneath the leafy canopies of Bear Wood, the UK’s largest and most ambitious brown bear exhibit, NEW to Wild Place Project this year. Look out for wolves, Eurasian lynx and wolverines on the woodland floor below, and marvel as four magnificent brown bears splash around and climb up the trees.

Follow us _on InstagramMeet majestic giraffes at eye-level and survey our African grasslands from a special viewing platform. Marvel as five different types of mischievous lemur scamper around your feet in our immersive walk-through. Experience the thrill of seeing cheetahs, wolves and baboons, and learn about protecting habitats both worldwide and on your doorstep.
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While you’re here, do as the animals do and embrace your wild side! Kick off your shoes and tantalise your toes with our Barefoot Trail, or fling yourself through the air with Leap of Faith.* Wild Place Project is one big adventure for all the family!

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*Additional charges apply
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Annual Pass
For unlimited fun all year round, buy Wild Place Project’s annual membership and visit as many times as you like from just £30! Want to try before you buy? Upgrade to an annual pass on the day you visit, and we’ll refund the cost of your entrance (just hold on to your receipt; visit our website for T&Cs).

Animal and Keeper Experiences
We offer a variety of thrilling experience days, perfect for animal lovers. Have a go at being Keeper for a Day, or have a spine-tingling encounter with a choice of animals including giraffe, lemurs, cheetahs and meerkats. Prices start at £40, please visit our website for more information and to book.

Essential visitor information
Open every day from 10.00am to 5.00pm in peak season, closing at 4.00pm off season.
On Christmas Eve last entry is 2pm and we close at 3pm.
Closed on Christmas Day.
Last entry to Wild Place Project and Bear Wood is an hour before closing time.
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