Feeding time at Longleat

  • Feed the sea lions Sea lion

    Watch that you don’t get wet; at feeding time they leap out of the water for their food and the splashes as they land can be massive.

    Location: On the Jungle Cruise
    Show Times: Available all day
  • Feed the deer

    Our deer are rather fond of attention and certainly like being treated to food treats!

    Location: Safari Park
    Show Times: Deer feeding is currently not possible while the deer are in rut. Back again in 2016!
  • Lorikeet feeding

    These brightly coloured parrots love their food – they spend most of their day feeding and you’ll be amazed when they drink nectar direct from your hand.

    Location: Monkey Temple (in Adventure Park)
    Show Times: Available all day
  • With such a full day of fun – and of watching the animals eat – the kids are bound to work up an appetite themselves! Our friendly restaurants, coffee bars and cafés are great value and serve plenty of kids’ specials.

  • Giraffe feeding

    Ever come face-to-face with a giraffe? It’s one of life’s must-do experiences! Before you know it, you’ll find yourself looking a giraffe in the eye while it takes food direct from your hand.

    Location: African Village (in Safari Park)
    Show Times: 10.30am & 2pm*
    Availability: May to September’
  • VIP Penguin Experience

    Get even closer to the animals and the action with a VIP view on our Penguin Experience. Go behind the scenes with our Humboldt Penguin Colony, watch them dive and frolic and see if they fancy some fish as well*.

    *As our penguins are wild animals we cannot guarantee they will feed.

* Feeding time listed taking place at peak times only
(i.e. Weekends and school holidays)
All times are subject to availability.