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Monkey World

Monkey World, Tout Hill, Longthorns, Wareham, Dorset, BH20 6HH
01929 462537
Average time spent - 4 hours
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Things to do at Monkey World review

Monkey World is a chimpanzee rescue centre near Wareham in Dorset. They are home to hundreds of monkeys, chimpanzees and lemurs across a 65-acre site. There is also a huge Great Ape Adventure play area. There are more than 250 primates with over 20 different species many of which have suffered abuse or neglect.

Every day at the park they have half-hour keeper talks starting from around lunchtime. You can gain an insight into the personalities and characters of the monkeys and apes. They feed them close to the audience so you can get a closer look. You may even spot some ‘celebrities’ from TV.

The park has three adventure playgrounds at the park including the Great Ape play area. There are climbing frames, cargo nets, swings, slides and more. They also host yearly events. The park is spacious and if you adopt a primate you can enjoy free entry for a year. They can also host your child’s birthday party.

Please note – Most places may still require you to pre-book online in advance. Some venues also still have certain areas closed for safety reasons. Please check their website and/or social media pages before visiting.

FAQ and Further Information – Monkey World

Is there food and drink available?

There is a cafe serving hot and cold food and drinks, plus kiosks around the park. You are welcome to bring a picnic.

What are the main things to do?

A great number of primates including rescued animals, play areas including a huge adventure playground. There are toilets and places to purchase food and drinks.

What are the ticket prices?

*Prices are subject to change and/or discounts online. *Higher-priced. An adult ticket costs £16, children 3-15 are £11.00. Under 3s are free. Other pricing options including family tickets are available.

Is there parking?

There is on-site parking.

When are they open?

Monkey World is open for most of the year. For up to date opening times and dates please visit their website.

Dog friendly?

Only assistance dogs are permitted.

Are they accessible?

Monkey World
Monkey World
Monkey World
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