The Lakeland Wildlife Oasis will re-open on December 2nd!

Admission to the zoo from December 2nd must be booked in advance via our book tickets page.

For more information about our reopening plans and the actions that we are taking in response to the pandemic, please see our COVID-19 page.

Welcome to the Lakeland Wildlife Oasis!

With over 100 species of mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians, fish and invertebrates, the Lakeland Wildlife Oasis is a unique and exciting blend of wildlife and interactive hands-on displays.

Located just five minutes off junction 35 of the M6, the zoo is home to lush indoor tropical halls, walkthrough enclosures and picturesque outdoor spaces – making the zoo great fun no matter the weather!

Meerkat pups
Meerkat pups
Suricata suricatta

We are open every day from 10am, except for Christmas Day and Boxing Day.

Delicious, wholesome food is available every day from the Wild Café, which has a conservatory and outdoor picnic area.

Owned and operated by a registered charity (The Lakeland Trust for Natural Sciences), the zoo prides itself on its commitment to education and conservation of wild species and wild spaces!

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The Lakeland Wildlife Oasis will re-open on December 2nd. Read about the actions we are taking in response to COVID-19 here .