Contact Us

Tel: 01983 403883

Isle of Wight Zoo,Yaverland Seafront
Sandown, Isle of Wight
PO36 8QB

Welcome to the
Isle of Wight Zoo!

Open Daily: 10am - 5.30pm 

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Don't forget to keep your ticket - you can return within a week for just £1 per person!

Fundraising 3 course Dinner & Presentation
in association with the Isle of Wight College 

Join us for a wonderful evening of first class cuisine and an inspirational presentation
" 40 years of working with wildlife "with Isle of Wight Zoo Managing Director
Charlotte Corney on Friday 24th June at the Isle of Wight College restaurant

Arrival 6.30 pm for sit down at 7.30pm
Fundraising raffle in aid of Conservation
£25 per head

Limited tickets are available so early booking is

Bookings being taken now

Please call 01983 403883
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Sat 25th June - Sun 26th June - Orca Marine Wildlife Festival

Come and join is for an eciting weekend event at the Isle of Wight Zoo

24th June – Marine Wildlife Festival

Discover the wonderful world of whales, dolphins and porpoises with crafts, games and activities with ORCA, a local whale and dolphin conservation charity.
•         Try your hand at the Whale Trail!  Hidden around the zoo are eight whale shaped signs, each with a clue in.  
          Some are easy to find but some are a bit more challenging!  Find all the clues and the answer and win prizes!
•         Discover real whale teeth and dolphin skulls – do you know what the largest toothed whale is?
•         How big is the largest animal that has ever lived?!  It’s the blue whale and we’ll be able to measure out how big it is!

25th June – Marine themed sand sculpture competition

Join us on Sandown beach to create your sea life themed masterpiece!  
            Entrance costs just £5 per team.  
            We have some exciting prizes up for grabs for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place!  
            Make your sand sculpture any time between 10:00am until 1:00pm.  Judging will take place at 1:15pm.
            After the sand sculpture competition there will be a beach clean –
            100,000 marine mammals sadly die every year due to marine litter.  
            ORCA will provide all equipment such as bags, litter pickers and disposable gloves and people are welcome to stay and help for as long as they like.

We look forward to warmly welcoming you

NEW FOR 2016 -Daily " Walking Safari's "

Each day throughout the season join our friendly and knowledgable " Animologists " on an extraordinary and exciting new adventure as we unveil our unique 2016 " walking safari's " around the Isle of Wight Zoo

Daily " Walking Safari " timetable

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