Encounter the exotic and experience a wild family day out! Get close to free-flying butterflies and birds, as well as friendly, free-roaming farm animals. Meet the residents of Meerkat Mansion and Prairie Dog Camp, along with snakes, birds of prey and creepy crawlies in unforgettable Animal Encounters. See magnificent birds of prey and free-flying Macaws in the Aerial Antics display and enjoy themed events throughout the year with crafts, activities and games for all ages. New for 2013! Lemur Heights: Walk through, close encounter Lemur experience. Open daily year round, just 5 minutes from the M1, junction 31.