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Welcome to The Isle of Wight Zoo

From pocket sized primates to powerful predators, the residents of The Isle of Wight Zoo, will charm and amaze you. The Zoo is based on Sandown Beach on the east coast of the Island. Originally family-owned it recently became a registered Charity - The Wildheart Trust, which is dedicated to realising its global ambitions to make a meaningful impact on the health of the natural world while actively improving the well-being of animals in human care.

The Trust aims to promote the survival of endangered species through first class educational and recreational experiences, exemplary animal management, conservation and research. The Zoo is well known as a centre for rescued big cats, all have come to their forever homes at the Zoo at different stages of their lives and from a variety of backgrounds.

Plan Your Visit

Daily Talks and Presentations

With our friendly team of animologists
10:30
Madagascar Safari
11:00
Big Cat Safari
12:00
Meerkat Talk and/or Encounter
13:30
Reptiles and Invertebrates
14:00
Big Cat Safari
15:00
Monkey Safari

What's New?


UPDATED DATES - ROAD WORKS - 12 Nov - 14 Nov please read below

Posted on November 4th 2018

IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR VISITORS – THERE IS A ROAD DIVERSION in place between Monday 12th November and Wedne...

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Tigers in stockings?

Posted on October 26th 2018

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Aysha Turns 20!

Posted on August 7th 2018

Deputy Animal Manager and Senior Big Cat Keeper Caz Lorek organised a birthday celebration with a difference r...

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