Wild Discovery at Ribby Hall Village, near Blackpool & Preston

Wild Discovery is an exciting interactive animal experience for guests of all ages.


Meet and greet our friendly animals through interactive and educational experiences. Say hello to our friendly Farmyard animals, take a walk through the Exotic House to encounter creatures of the jungle, before walking with animals from around the world in our Safari Walk. With all this, and so many more unique experiences, it's an adventure like no other!

Click below for activity times during your visit. 


10:45am: Farm Yard Talks

11:30am: Enrichment Activity Session

12:15pm: Otter Feed & Talk 

1pm: Pelican Feeding Talk

1:30pm: Meerkat Talk

2pm: Farm Yard Talks

2:30pm: Armadillo Talk

3pm: Meet the Keeper

All activities are subject to change without notice. 

Guests are encouraged to wash their hands before and after contact with the animals at the washbasin at Wild Discovery.  

NEW Wild Messy Play Mornings - Every Monday

Join us for our parent and toddler sessions every Monday to meet our animals and get messy recreating the animal kingdom with arts and crafts. Refreshments included with the admission price. 

Available Mondays 10:30am - 2pm

Adults: £7

Children: FREE


Opening Hours 

Monday: 10:30am - 2pm (Parent & Toddler 'Wild Messy Play' Mornings)

Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday & Sunday : 10:30am - 4pm

Thursday & Friday: Closed

Last admissions 1 hour before close.


Day Pass

Adults: £7  |  Children (under 16): £6

Family of 4 or 5 Pass (3 adults max) £24

Under 3s FREE

Annual Pass

12 months unlimited entry!

£30 per adult

£25 per child

Children under 12 years old must be accompanied by an adult.


For more information click here or call Wild Discovery on 01772 673836

An animal adventure for the whole family...

Discover exciting new attractions and get closer than ever to the animal kindgom.

The Farmyard

Meet and greet some of the friendly Farmyard animals including pygmy goats, sheep, rabbits, pot bellied pigs and many more. 90% of farmyard animals at Wild Discovery have been rehomed.

Exotics House & Bat House

Venture into our Exotics House to discover some amazing creepy crawlies, meerkats and plenty of scaly and slithery creatures. Head over to the Bat House for a close encounter with these magnificent mammals.

Safari Walk

Roam with our animals on a self-guided Safari Walk. You'll encounter animals from around the world, including rhea, alpacas and wallabies. 

Birds of the World

Discover the incredible beauty of our birds of prey. Meet our Eagle Owl, Barn Owl, Harris Hawk and water wading birds up close. Soon you'll also be able to watch stunning flying displays. More details coming soon.

Education & Conservation

Wild Discovery covers a range of topics supporting educational programmes. Be inspired to get outdoors and protect the environment, with keeper led school visits and workshops based on a variety of animal kingdom topics.

Animal Experiences


Go behind the scenes and enjoy a fantasitc day with your favourite animals. See how the Wild Discovery Team tend to our animal residents.