Just an 18-mile drive from the Best Western Plus Lancashire Manor Hotel, families can dive into a fun-filled adventure in the wild outdoors at Knowsley Safari Park. This prestigious zoological park, located in the Knowsley area of Merseyside, England, invites visitors of all ages to uncover and experience the wonders of wildlife.
As a proud member of the British and Irish Association of Zoos and Aquariums (BIAZA) and the European Association of Zoos and Aquaria (EAZA), Knowsley Safari Park is committed to animal welfare, conservation, and public education. It provides a home to a diverse collection of animals, from majestic lions and curious meerkats to playful sea lions and cheeky baboons.
Beyond the five-mile safari drive, visitors can also explore the foot safari, watch captivating wildlife displays, and enjoy amusement rides at the park. There's even a section where children can get up close to farm animals.
From bird of prey displays to sea lion shows, there’s a wealth of exciting activities to fill your day at Knowsley Safari Park. Plan your visit and book tickets on the Knowsley Safari Park website to ensure an unforgettable wildlife adventure.
1. What is Knowsley Safari Park?
Knowsley Safari Park is an expansive wildlife park located in Prescot, Lancashire that offers visitors a unique opportunity to observe a diverse range of animals in a replicated natural habitat. It offers safari drives, foot trails, and a variety of shows and attractions.
2. What animals can I see at Knowsley Safari Park?
Knowsley Safari Park is home to a large array of animals, including lions, tigers, elephants, giraffes, wolves, and many more. In addition to the drive-through safari, there is also a sea lion show, bird of prey experience, and a walk-around area housing meerkats and bushdogs.
3. Can I take my own car through Knowsley Safari Park?
Yes, visitors usually explore the safari by driving their own vehicles through the park. However, visitors should note that although the majority of the safari is suitable for all vehicles, certain areas with animals such as baboons are optional due to potential damage to cars.
4. Can I purchase tickets online for Knowsley Safari Park?
Absolutely, you can purchase tickets for Knowsley Safari Park online via their official website. The website provides the most current and comprehensive information about opening hours, ticket prices, events, and safety rules. It's recommended to pre-book tickets because the park can get busy, particularly on weekends and school holidays.