Keeper for the Day

Keeper_for_the_Day1Our Zoo Keeper for the Day scheme is a unique treat for anyone who is mad about animals.

Help our Zoo Keepers and discover what it is like to feed, clean and care for a variety of furry and feathered friends with this one-on-one experience. This value for money opportunity gives a real insight into the working lives of keepers and a realistic impression of the work that is involved on a day to day basis.



We have three price categories;


Gold - £210 for weekends and East Sussex school holidays 

Silver£170 for term time weekdays only 

Bronze - £130 for term time weekdays throughout Jan, Feb, March, Oct, Nov and Dec only 

  • Gold, Silver and Bronze price categories all include a special Zoo Keeper for the Day sweatshirt or polo shirt, a hot lunch in our Explorers Cafe and a personalised Zoo Keeper for the Day certificate signed by one of our Directors. 
  • Drusillas Annual Members receive a 10% discount!
    This discount only applies if a current Drusillas Annual
    Member is actually partaking in the Keeper for the Day.
  • Keeper_for_the_Day4.jpgWe offer Zoo Keeper for the Day gift vouchers for that totally unique gift! 
  • Minimum age is 6 years - no maximum!



Booking Form

For more detailed information about becoming a Zoo Keeper for the Day please download the relevant forms below;

DSC_1543.JPGTo check availability please call the Park on 01323 874100 or email


  • Alternatively you can come and visit us in the Visitor Services Office opposite the Park Entrance.
  • We regret that we are unable to make provisional bookings or take bookings over the phone. 





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