Zoo & Wildlife Parks in Oxford
Go wild with a marvellous menagerie of gifts and experiences for animal lovers of every persuasion. Encounter Lions, Spiders, Zebra, Donkeys, Snakes, Horses, Goats, Crocodiles and Penguins.
Cotswold Wildlife Park houses one of the country’s finest animal collections with everything from rhinos and giraffes to sloths and meerkats.
One of Oxfordshire’s top attractions and one of the most beautiful collection of zoo animals in the country is Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens. Get eye-to-eye with Giraffe, Walk with lemurs or watch rhinos graze on the Manor House lawns.
A perfect day out for families with children, whether you are on holiday, enjoying a weekend break or simply having a day out with the kids.
Island Farm Donkey Sanctuary is a registered charity that cares for abused and ill-treated donkeys and other animals. Get up close to the Donkeys while they roam around the fields.
The Animal Sanctuary exists to provide a refuge for animals (primarily, but not exclusively, dogs and cats) who have been mistreated, neglected, or abandoned and for those whose owners are no longer able or willing to care for them.
Shaun Foggett founded crocodiles of the World in 2011. Shaun’s passion for crocodiles led him to found the UK’s first and only crocodile zoo. Set within the beautiful Oxfordshire countryside, Crocodiles of the World is an experience unlike any other. Nowhere else but here will you have the opportunity to see such a wide collection of crocodiles, alligators and caimans - more than 150 crocodiles, representing 15 species of crocodilian.
Cotswold Wildlife Park is set in over 160 acres of beautiful parklands. The Park has an amazingly diverse collection of species many of which are endangered in the wild. Over 130 species of Birds can be seen at Cotswold Wildlife Park, along with a Large Mammal section consisting of Giraffe, Camels and Tapir, as well as large carnivores such as the Asiatic Lion. There is also a large selection of reptiles and amphibians; the park house's one of the largest snake species – Green anacondas, and also some of the most venomous – the Black mamba and Puff adder.
Island Farm Donkey Sanctuary is a registered charity that cares for abused and ill-treated donkeys and other animals. Although we do not actively rescue other animals, those that have joined us in recent years include a sheep, some goats, chickens, geese, ducks and a pot bellied pig called Percy.