Latest visitor information

Latest visitor information

Our outdoor wildlife park is set within 35 acres of grounds on the banks of the River Thames near Pangbourne, Reading. We want to make sure you have a fun and memorable visit and would recommend that you read the information below.

 

COVID-19 measures

Our COVID risk assessment was carefully conducted with the advice from Health & Safety professionals. Our booking system strictly limits numbers to ensure that social distancing can be maintained. We have over 30 hand sanitiser stations around the park, as well as signage to ask visitors to keep the 2m distance and wash hands. We also request face masks are worn inside.

Tickets

For ticket prices and information and to pre-book your ticket (which is recommended now, even for members), please click here.

 

Opening times

Spring opening: From Tues 15th February 2022, you will once again be able to visit us seven days a week, from 10am-5pm. Mon 14th February will be a members’ only day for existing pass holders and those looking to purchase membership.

 

Summer opening: From Saturday 9th April – Sunday 4th September, our closing hours will be extended until 6pm (10-6).

 

Autumn opening: From Monday 5th September – Monday 31st October, the park will be open 10-5.

 

Winter opening: From Tuesday 1st November – Sunday 5th February 2023, our opening hours are 10-4.

 

* Please note that last entry is one hour before the park closes, and the gift shop closes 15 minutes before the park closes. Please also note that our usual attractions will be open throughout the winter, although some of our animals are less active in particularly cold weather. We reserve the right to suspend or close attractions in inclement weather or for routine and preventative maintenance.

Beale Wildlife Park operates a policy of no refunds or exchanges for tickets. They are valid only for the date they are booked and cannot be transferred to another date. We cannot refund tickets for the reason of adverse weather conditions.

Park News

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