Meet our cheeky mob of Meerkats up close during a special encounter inside their exhibit. Interact with the Meerkats and their keepers, watch as they are fed or given a special treat, and learn all about how we care for them at the Zoo
Age: You must be at least 4 years old and if you are under 14, you’ll need to be accompanied by a paying adult.
Availability: Every day, except Wednesday, at 4pm
Cost: $90 per person (GST incl.)
Participants: Minimum 2 people, maximum 4
Duration: 30 minutes
10% of proceeds from your Close Encounter go directly to local and international conservation projects supported by the Wellington Zoo Conservation Fund.
Due to the nature of working with wild animals, Wellington Zoo cannot guarantee that all animals and exhibits specified will be available. Bookings for all Close Encounters must be made in advance. Contact us for more information.