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Zoos, Animal Parks & Farm Parks

Discover some of the best animal days out in the Peak District and Derbyshire.

Get up close to exotic animals and make some furry friends on an animal experience in the Peak District and Derbyshire. From family-friendly wildlife parks, aquariums and animal attractions to alpaca walking, exotic experiences and places to go horse riding in Derbyshire and the Peak District, start planning your ultimate animal-focused day out.

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Willow Tree Family Farm

Willow Tree Family farm is a charity farm based in Shirebrook designed to help children and young people and is run by a group of dedicated volunteers

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Matlock Farm Park

Come on down to Matlock Farm Park, the ideal place for families to visit to enjoy the fresh air and have fun with our friendly animals.

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Peak Wildlife Park

Set on the edge of the Staffordshire Peak District; Peak Wildlife Park offers a truly unique and immersive animal experience.

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Chatsworth Farmyard and Adventure Playground

The farmyard at Chatsworth has been a favourite day out for children of all ages since 1973.

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Bluebells Dairy

A family farm with calves, sheep, goats, chickens, rabbits, a pony, a donkey and guinea pigs for everyone to come and meet.

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Tropical Butterfly House

Encounter the exotic and discover a wild family day out! Meet Meerkats, owls, snakes and other amazing animals during unforgettable Animal Encounters…

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National Forest Adventure Farm

A day of adventure awaits at the National Forest Adventure Farm, whatever the weather.

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Naze View Farm Alpaca Experience

Enjoy the wonderful views of the Peak District Hills and Combes Reservoir and make a new alpaca friend or two in this hands on experience suitable…

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Meet Our Alpacas at Rustic Retreats

Our knowledgeable guide will take you across fields within the boundaries of the 400 acres of countryside on Owslow Farm, Carsington.

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