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Discovery sessions

Our discovery sessions include an interactive learning session in a classroom setting with worksheets, students will also meet some of our small education animals.

Choose from three discovery sessions: Saver, Summer, or Enhanced. Sessions are available at different times of the year. Each session hosts a maximum of 35 students.

Session 

Availability

Time

Location

Price 

Summer discovery session

Inspire your students with our classroom-based session which includes meeting our education animals

Apr - Aug

10.15am
11.15am
12.15pm
1.15pm 

Zoo classroom

£6.50 per student
£12 per additional teacher*

Saver discovery session 

Make a saving by booking our classroom-based session during our off-peak season

Sept - Mar

10.15am
11.15am
12.15pm
1.15pm 

Zoo classroom

£6 per student
£11 per additional teacher *

Enhanced discovery session* 

Enhance your classroom learning by including a guided on-site element

  • Currently unavailable

Sept - Mar

Morning or afternoon (flexible timing to suit you)

Zoo classroom and in the zoo

£7 per student
£12 per additional teacher*

Price includes admission into Belfast Zoo.

We are delighted to offer complimentary teacher access as follows *:

Age group 

 Complimentary Access

Nursery

 1 teacher up to every 6 students 

Foundation  

 1 teacher up to every 10 students

Key Stage 1 and 2 

 1 teacher up to every 15 students

Key Stage 3 and 4 

 1 teacher up to every 20 students

Post-16  

 1 teacher up to every 20 students

For more information, email education@belfastzoo.co.uk or call us on 028 9077 6277 (extension 204 or 228).