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Longleat Safari Park

 

This page provides a summary of basic information for this animal park as at 04/02/2001. To check for up to date information and full details please visit the official website at :

Longleat Safari Park

 

Name Longleat Safari Park

Address:

Longleat Safari Park. Estate Office, Longleat , Warminster, Wiltshire, BA12 7NW, UK

Telephone number:
+44 (0)1985 844400

Fax Number
+44 (0)1985 844885

E-mail address

  marketing@longleat.co.uk

Opening Hours

Longleat Safari Park
Open everyday from 24th March to 4th November
10.00am to 4.00pm (5pm at weekends, Bank holidays and during school holidays)

Longleat House
Open everyday from 24th March to 31st December (excluding Christmas Day)
Easter to September 10.00am to 5.30pm
Rest of year guided tours at set times between 11.00 am and 4.0pm
Limited opening 1st January to 23rd March - telephone before commencing journey.

Other Longleat Attractions
Open everyday from 24th March to 4th November 11.00am to 5.30pm

Facilities

  • Full catering facilities throughout Longleat- Cellar Cafe, kiosks and Longleat Restaurant including pub.
  • Shops
  • Disabled facilities (see full details on Longleat web site)

Feeding

  • Purchase of deer food within the Safari Park
  • Purchase of fish to feed the Sea Lions on the Safari Boats (subject to availability)

Shows

  • Safari boats with commentary
  • Parrot Talk at Pets Corner

Acres

Longleat Safari Park is situated within the Longleat Estate which consists of 900 acres of 'Capability Brown' landscaped grounds.

Other

  • Longleat House
  • Longleat Safari Park
  • Adventure Castle (4-14 years of age only. Adults must be accompanied by a child)
  • Butterfly Garden
  • Doctor Who Exhibition
  • King Arthur's Mirror Maze
  • Longleat Railway
  • Pets Corner
  • Postman Pat Village (4-14 years of age only. Adults must be accompanied by a child)
  • Safari Boats
  • VirtuaScope Motion Ride
  • World's Longest Hedge Maze
  • The Life and Times of Henry Lord Bath Museum
  • Thynn Family Bygones Exhibition
  • Needlecraft Centre and Shop
  • Scale Model of Longleat House
  • Pleasure Walk
  • Formal Gardens, Mazes & Labyrinths
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  • Pets Cemetery
  • The Victorian Kitchens
  • Lady Bath's Shop
  • Dolls House Emporium
  • Castle Meadow and Noah's Ark Gift Shops
  • Cellar Cafe, Kiosks, Longleat Restaurant and Pub, Fast Food Outlets

Number Of Species

Number of animals

  Number of Species Number of Specimens
Mammals

37

603

Birds

11

116

Reptiles

5

10

Amphibians

0

0

Fish

0

0

Invertebrates

0

0

Totals

53

729

 
Annual number of visitors Number of staff Area in acres Association memberships

450,000

200

900

 

 

  Your Day at Longleat
10.00am Safari Park Opens
10.30am Longleat House & Other Attractions Open (summer)
4.30pm Last Admission to Safari Park
5.00pm Safari Park Closes
5.30pm Longleat House & Other Attractions Close (summer)

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Summary Provided By Longleat on 17.09.2000:

Longleat offers a great day out for All the family.

From lions to tigers and monkeys to giraffe, discover many of the worlds most majestic and endangered creatures within the Safari Park. Get lost in the 'World's Longest Hedge Maze', voyage on the Safari Boats, journey on the Longleat Railway, marvel at the historic treasures and heirlooms within Longleat House and much much more........your day at Longleat will never be long enough!

Purchase the 'Great Value' Passport Ticket to gain entrance into all 12 of the Longleat attractions. Visit Longleat in a day or come back at anytime before the end of the season to see those attractions previously missed... the choice is yours! Each attraction may be visited only once.

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Last Updated 04/02/2001