Fun for toddlers at Whipsnade Zoo

1 Sep 2021

Perfect for Under 5s

Whipsnade Zoo is made for exploring and adventure. With 600 acres of wide-open space, a brand new play zone and more than 9,500 animals, it’s a great day out for the whole family.


A full day of exploring for the youngest cubs

Hullabazoo outdoor play: open all year.
Brand new (opened spring 2021), kids will love the 7,800 square metres of themed play area, including bridges, swings, climbing frames, sit-on crocodiles, tunnels, boats, mini safari jeeps and more!
FREE. ZSL membership or zoo ticket required.


Hullabazoo indoor soft play.
Watch your little ones climb like a bug and slide like a penguin in our soft play with zones for children from 0-10. Grown-ups can grab a drink and snack from the kiosk, sit and recharge, while the kids burn off some energy.
FREE. Book on-site on the day of your visit. Subject to availability. ZSL membership or zoo ticket required. 


Welly Walks: from mid-June 2021
Mondays 10.30am
Join one of our Presenters to sing, dance and march through the zoo to one of our favourite animals each week and find out some fascinating facts about them.
FREE but pre-booking essential. ZSL membership or zoo ticket required. 


Starshade Singalong: from mid-June 2021
Thursdays 10.30am
Pre-schoolers can wiggle, boogie and sing their way through the animal kingdom and even try some animal yoga moves with our lovely Presenter team.
FREE but pre-booking essential. ZSL membership or zoo ticket required. 


Tiny Tots Sing & Play: from September 2021
Join us at Hullabazoo farmyard for an all-singing, all-dancing session of music and play based on our farmyard favourites, before meeting the animal of the day in the farmyard.
Pre-booking essential. ZSL membership or zoo ticket required. 

And remember, Under 3s enter the Zoo for free!


Get even better value with ZSL membership: a whole year of wonder-full days out.

Become a Zoo member for great days out with free entry to both ZSL London and Whipsnade Zoos all year round!

Sunny days, adventurous days, unforgettable days... experience amazing wildlife for a whole year and help protect animals too! By becoming a member at ZSL you’re supporting our global conservation work and helping us to create a world where wildlife thrives. Thank you.

We now offer a childminder membership!

The childminder membership is for registered childminders as a 1 Adult and up to 6 Children package. It costs £218.75 for one year and grants access to all Gold member benefits. Childminder members will also have the opportunity to change the children on their membership during the course of their membership year in person at the membership desk or kiosk in the Zoo. Please contact our friendly team at 0344 225 1826 or with your up-to-date Ofsted registration to sign up for a childminder membership.


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