Opening Times

Dartmoor Zoo is open 364 days a year, from 10am to 4pm in the winter months and 10am to 6pm in the summer. Last entry is 1 hour 15 mins before closing. We are closed on Christmas Day.


Address: Dartmoor Zoo, Sparkwell, Plymouth, PL7 5DG

Tel: 01752 837645


About Dartmoor Zoo

Dartmoor Zoo, family fun days out with the kids in Devon

Dartmoor Zoo, winner of Eden Channel's Top Wildlife Attraction of the Year 2011, home of the the Hollywood movie We Bought A Zoo, ideal for family fun days out with the kids, kids activities, probably the best wedding venue in the region.

Set in 33 acres of beautiful woodland with some stunning views of the surrounding countryside and a fantastic collection of animals, Dartmoor Zoo is a unique family day out in the beautiful South Hams of Devon.

Immerse yourself in a fun day out with the kids: see the big cats feed, hear the wolves howl and feel the snakes wriggle through your fingers in Close Encounters.

Follow the daily timetable of events including public talks at feeding times and animal encounters, with falconry displays and kids activities during the holidays such as quiz-trails and face-painting. And when you need a rest, visit the Jaguar Restaurant for a freshly prepared lunch or a hot drink and delicious cake.

Our animal attractions include tigers, lion, lynx, cheetah, bears, wolves, tapir, capybara, racoons, meerkats, monkeys, a fantastic collection of bugs and reptiles and much more making Dartmoor Zoo a unique family attraction within easy reach of Plymouth.


Offers & Prices

Ticket Type

Gift Aid*

Without Donation




Concession (OAPs, Students, Disabled)



Child (4 to 15yrs)



Child Concession (Disabled)



3 and under



Family (4 persons, max 2 adults)




Categories: Attractions, Restaurants, Outdoor Activities, Adventure Parks, Animal Parks