Meerkats

Meerkats at ZSL London Zoo

They live in families, they stand guard, they babysit... and they can even kill scorpions. Here's our celebration of the popular creatures from the sands of southern Africa's Kalahari Desert.

A meerkat at ZSL London Zoo

Visit our meerkats at ZSL London Zoo

 

A meerkat at ZSL London Zoo

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Meerkat at ZSL London Zoo

Meet our inquisitive meerkat family whilst feeding them their favourite snacks.

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Meet the Meerkats


Meet our inquisitive meerkat family whilst feeding them their favourite snacks.

Go inside the meerkats' home and watch as they scamper around you whilst searching for their food. Ask all of your pressing questions about these charismatic animals!

Meet the Meerkats experience includes:

  • 20 minute meet and feed our family of meerkats
  • Discover amazing facts about the species
  • Opportunity to ask our Zoo expert any questions you have about our meerkats
  • Kept to a maximum of four participants so you get quality time with the meerkats
  • Plenty of opportunites!

To protect our animals, staff and visitors, please do not visit the Zoo if you have any symptoms of COVID-19, and contact us to rearrange your experience.

Meet the Meerkats

Know Before You Book

Important information before booking your Meet the Meerkats experience:

  • Children must be at least 5 years of age and be accompanied by an adult who must also purchase a Meet the Meerkats experience ticket. There must be no more than 2 children per adult.
  • General admission is not included and must be purchased separately.
  • You must wear appropriate closed toe footwear for the experience. 
  • Pregnant or nursing mothers cannot participate in our Meet the Animals experiences. 
  • For participants with a disability or learning difficulty, please contact on experienceenquiries@zsl.org for advice before purchasing any of our experiences.
  • Unfortunately, wheelchair access is not available for this experience.
  • Please see our full terms and conditions for more information

To manage your booking, please visit https://zsllondonzoo.seetickets.com/customerservice

Meet the Meerkats

 

Price

  • £54 per person
  • 10% discount for Gold Members, Fellows, and Patrons. Your discount will automatically apply upon login to your account.
  • Those with disabilities can be accompanied by an essential carer to support them during their experience. Essential carers can enter the experience area free of charge but do not take part in the experience. Should you require an essential carer please put this information in the participant information form at checkout.

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Dates and Prices

Meet the Meerkats takes place at 1:30pm.

Please ensure that you read our terms and conditions below before booking. Children must be at least 5 years old and accompanied by an adult who must also purchase a Meet the Meerkats experience ticket.

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Price

  • £54 per person
  • ZSL Gold Members, Patrons and Fellows receive a 10% discount on this experience. Please enter your CRM ID in the Offer Code box.
  • Disability carers will be given access to the enclosure free of charge. Please let us know if you require this when prompted at the booking stage.



Meerkats at ZSL London Zoo

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