Home Education

Home Education

Discovery Days

With over 250 species to seea narrow-gauge railwayan exciting playground and over 160 acres of beautiful parkland we offer the perfect learning environment.

We invite home educated families to join us for one of our discovery days here at the Park. The discovery day is ideal for children in Reception to Year 6. Discovery days will generally take place on the 3rd Monday of the month (excluding January, July and August).


Educational Talks

The discovery day includes admission to one of our educational talks at no extra cost. You can choose which talk you would like to attend when you complete the booking form. Talks take place out in the Park with one of the keepers and last around 30 minutes. You will be able to choose from – African Animals; Habitats and Adaptations; Classification.

African Animals

African Animals

Classification

Classification

Habitats and Adaptations

Habitats and Adaptations


Admission

If you have season tickets you can use these to gain entry to the Park free for your discovery day. There will be an additional charge per person for the educational talk.

AdmissionPrice
Child under 3FREE
Adult and 1 Child (Age 4 to 11 years)£20.00
Additional Child£10.00
Additonal Adult£10.00
Educational Talk (per person) Season Ticket Holders£2.00

These prices are available for home educators for Discovery Days only and must be pre-booked through the education department. If you wish to visit as a home educator at other times you will need to pay gate prices or pre-book e-tickets.


Book Your Visit

To book your Discovery Day for home educators to the Park please complete the booking form below. The information you provide will be secure and confidential. For more details of how we store and use data, please see our Privacy Policy. All visits must be pre-booked a minimum of 5 working days in advance. We would recommend booking early to ensure that your preferred talk choice as available. Your booking is not confirmed until you have received a booking confirmation from us.

You will not be required to pay for your visit until the day of the visit. Please let us know if you need to change the date of the booking or to cancel the booking as soon as possible. There are no extra charges for making these changes.


Educational Resources

If you are wanting an educational talk for your visit have a look at the variety of talks we have on offer...

Education Enquiry

If you have a question about a booking, talk, or would like to enquire about availability...


Cotswold Wildlife Park and Gardens

Cotswold Wildlife Park and Gardens