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Monkey World - Ape Rescue Centre

Chimpanzee family at Monkey world


  • Monkey World Half Term Video

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult (aged 16 years+)£12.00 per ticket
Carer£9.00 per ticket
Child (3-15yrs)£9.00 per ticket
Disabled (proof may be required)£9.00 per ticket
Family (2 adults, 2 children)£38.00 per ticket
Senior (60 yrs +)£9.00 per ticket
Student (NUS card required)£10.50 per ticket

Please see website for group discounts

Opening Times

Opening Spring (1 Jan 2018 - 30 June 2018)
Monday - Sunday10:00 - 17:00*
Opening July & August (1 July 2018 - 31 Aug 2018)
Monday - Sunday10:00 - 18:00*
Opening Autumn & Winter (1 Sept 2018 - 31 Dec 2018)
Monday - Sunday10:00 - 17:00*

* Closed Christmas Day

Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change

Special Offers

  • Kid 4 a Quid! - Saturday 10th February- Sunday 18th February                                                       
    During half-term, children who bring a present for the primates gain entry to the park for just £1! Presents must be either a pair of clean socks, seeds (either pumpkin/sunflower) or sugar-free jelly. (T&Cs apply- see website for details)

    Mother’s Day - Sunday 11th March                                                                                                          
    Mum’s get 50% off entry at Monkey World on Mother’s day! Simply download the voucher from the website and present it at the entrance gate.

    See more offers like this: Attraction and Activity Offers

  • Exclusive Valentine’s Tours!
    Tour for two for only £35. Enjoy a special tour around the park & find out how love comes in all shapes & sizes at Monkey World. Also includes two cupcakes & Monkey World mugs as a present from us!

    See more offers like this: Valentine's Day Offers

  • Friday 30th March- Monday 2nd April Easter Eggstravaganza! FREE Easter Eggs for the first 100 children into the park from Good Friday until Easter Monday! The children’s Activity Centre is also open all week for fun filled activities and information.

    See more offers like this: Eggciting Easter Offers

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Tel01929 462537


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    Map & Directions

    Road Directions

    The nearest major road is the A352. From Wareham head west towards Dorchester and at the first roundabout turn right towards Bere Regis (follow the brown monkey signs). Monkey World is found on the right.Satellite Navigation:For sat nav, our post code is BH20 6HH. Please follow the brown tourist signs for "Monkey World" which are situated at various sites within a few miles radius to the park.

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