The Monkey Sanctuary
Set in beautiful woodland and nestled into the side of the south Cornish coast between Looe and Seaton, Wild Futures’ Monkey Sanctuary has been offering a safe haven for monkeys in need since 1964. The Sanctuary cares for a range of different species of rescued monkeys, giving visitors an intimate insight to a working sanctuary and a chance to meet some of its amazing monkey residents and wildlife inhabitants. The Monkey Sanctuary is the first facility in Europe to earn accreditation from the Global Federation of Animal Sanctuaries and Wild Futures works hard to protect primates and habitats worldwide.
There’s lots to do for the whole family, who can take a tour of the monkey enclosures and learn about these fascinating animals from the team of expert keepers. It’s not just monkeys though! Kids will love the Children’s Activity Room and can get busy with free arts and crafts workshops and playground. Visitors can enter the ‘Bat Zone’ to learn all about bats and view the rare colony of lesser horseshoe bats that live in the cellar of the old house. There’s also the option of taking a gentle stroll around the beautiful Wildlife Gardens to see what other rare species can be spotted or relaxing on the front lawn whilst taking in the sea view. Delicious food and snacks are available at the Treetop Café.
• Onsite Parking
• Limited disabled access (please call the sanctuary before your visit for more information
• No dogs on site however they are allowed at the café.
Saturday 1st April – Thursday 28th September (open everyday EXCEPT FRIDAY)
October weekends only PLUS half term:
Saturday 21st – Sunday 29th October (inc Friday 27th October)
Open from 11am till 4.30pm, last admission at 4pm.
Closed for the winter
Adult (age 16 years +) £9.00
Child (aged 4-15)£6.00
Child (aged 0-3) FREE
Concession (65 and over, and students) £7.00
Disabled (proof maybe required) Half price standard tickets
Registered Carer – Free
Family (2 adults and up to 2 children) £27.00
Additional child £3.00
Don’t Forget! Your entry entitles you to membership of The Monkey Sanctuary for a whole year, including FREE UNLIMITED RE-ENTRY!
Photo Credits: © Copyright The Monkey Sanctuary
For further information please visit: http://www.monkeysanctuary.org