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Hoo Farm Animal Kingdom

#1 of 36 things to do in Telford Features Animals
Hoo Farm Preston-on-the-Weald Moors | Sdfsdf, Telford TF6 6DJ, England
+44 1952 677917
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Half Day zoo keeper experience

Excellent day out with my niece here. Fabulous experience and very informative staff. Really... read more

Reviewed yesterday
roadrunnerNP1978
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
via mobile
Nice Family Day Out

First impressions weren't great but while the place looks a bit dated we had a good day out. It was... read more

Reviewed yesterday
SuzyDream
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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Hoo Farm Preston-on-the-Weald Moors | Sdfsdf, Telford TF6 6DJ, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Excellent day out with my niece here. Fabulous experience and very informative staff. Really enjoyed the day.

Thank roadrunnerNP1978
Reviewed yesterday

First impressions weren't great but while the place looks a bit dated we had a good day out. It was great to be allowed to touch the animals at the "meet the ..." activity events, and the keepers were really friendly. The activity programme kept...More

Thank SuzyDream
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My wife booked an experience day here for us for my birthday . We arrived at 10am when it opened so we could look around the whole site and look at all the different animals they have . We bought some animal food ( £1...More

Thank David W
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Typical British weather, sun, rain, wind! First visit with grandchildren to this 'attraction'. It was not a totally pleasant experience, it seems very tired and disjointed. I'm sure the staff do the best they can, but it is not somewhere I would re-visit. Some of...More

Thank Lally-Anna22
Will D, Partner at Hoo Farm Animal Kingdom, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Lally-Anna22, Thank you for your review, I'm very sorry you didn't enjoy your visit to us - however I'd like to take this opportunity to respond. Our FurryTail Forest is quite popular with young children - however I do appreciate that this area is...More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Large rambling paddocks with too few animals. All looking run down and unloved. Soooo expensive for what it is. Gift and food shops also expensive.More

1  Thank Bill B
Will D, Partner at Hoo Farm Animal Kingdom, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi Bill B, I'm sorry to hear you didn't enjoy your visit to us. I am a bit confused by your review as only about 1/3rd of the farm is large paddocks - the rest is made up of animal enclosures with over 120 different...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

Myself and 6 year old grandaughter did the half day keeper experience, with a voucher from wowcher (dont think i would have paid full price). Tori our guide was lovely, very knowledgable and reassuring to the nervous ones in the group, she even went above...More

Thank janbrom21
Reviewed 4 days ago

We visited Hoo Farm primarily for a Meerkat Experience. We had a fascinating hour of two thirty minute periods and both are guides, Tori and Aaron, were very knowledgeable and helpful and answered all our questions. We also explored the rest of the park, which...More

Thank bob1875
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We took our 8 year old daughter on the half day keeper experience and it was absolutely amazing! The guides were really knowledgable and helpful, we held many animals including a huge python and hedgehogs, hand fed the lemurs in their enclosure and best of...More

Thank Roxie D
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Had a great day yesterday doing the carnivore combo experience with my daughter, sister and niece. Highlight for me was definitely feeding the foxes. Already looking at doing another experience there.

Thank jo7597
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We went to Hoo farm with my partners family. It was a lovely clean place with loads of animals and suitable for all ages and good for disabled access. We watched the sheep race that was good fun. A little later we took the kids...More

Thank Mark R
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Paula F
21 July 2017|
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Response from Simon_in_Legh | Reviewed this property |
I didn't see any while I was there but would suggest contacting the park before visiting
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LucyH737
27 April 2017|
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Response from Will D | Property representative |
Hi Lucy, Thanks for your question. I'm afraid it varies week by week - you'd be best contacting us at 01952 677917. Thanks Will
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Helg04
8 February 2017|
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Response from Will D | Property representative |
Hi Helga, Thanks for your question - we don't offer Raccoon Dog experiences any longer. They are sometimes included in our Binturong Experience however and this is £150 for 2 people. Thanks Will
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