West Midland Safari Park

Places to Visit


  • All the family
  • Under 5s
  • School age
  • Adults






Are you ready to go on Safari and get up close to incredible animals from around the world? West Midland Safari Park is a fantastic day out for the whole family.

West Midland Safari Park | Family Days Out in the Midlands

Here's what to expect:

Safari Drive Through


Home to a herd of southern white rhino and one of the Park’s most popular sights and experiences – the elegant giraffe. Not to mention the well-known stripes of a zebra, prized Ankole cattle, ellipsen waterbuck, Congo buffalo, swamp-loving red lechwe, ostrich and the eland, largest of all antelope species.


An area of contrasts, from the amazing armoured greater one horned rhino to the dainty blackbuck.
Not forgetting of course the worlds rarest deer, the Philippine spotted deer and the endangered barasingha!


An area of the Safari drive-through that is home to some of the world’s greatest hunters. From magnificent and powerful tigers, to the world’s fastest land mammal – the cheetah. As well as a pack of rare African painted dogs, and the king of the beasts – the African lion.


See the fantastic and extremely clever African elephants as they explore their surroundings in Elephant Valley. Also see the young elephant, Sutton! He may be seen most days charging around Elephant Valley under the watchful gaze of Mum Five and Aunt Latabe.

Discovery Trail at West Midland Safari Park

In the all-weather Discovery Trail, you can visit a variety of species and watch the informative animal encounters, talks & shows.


Observe the Humboldt penguins emerging from the water to “chill” on their beach. Wild Humboldt penguins live on the rocky islands and coasts of Peru and Northern Chile. Don’t miss the daily Penguin Feeds, where you get the chance to learn even more about these fascinating seabirds!


Enter the specially designed theatre to watch the California sea lions show off their amazing skills in the daily shows, approx 15 minutes long.


Get up close to the amazing flock of rainbow lorikeets in this heated indoor exhibit. Their specially designed walk-through enclosure includes state of the art eco heating to help these Australasian parrots feel at home at a balmy 18*C. Lorikeet Landing provides the chance to walk amongst one of the largest flocks in the UK.


Visit some of the largest and most deadly reptiles from all around the globe. Everything from iguanas, and tree frogs to boas and anacondas. Watch a daily Reptile Talk from one of the expert reptile keepers.


Home to some of the creepiest crawliest creatures including fascinating tarantulas, infestations of hissing cockroaches, amazing leaf cutting ants and a plague of locusts!


Experience aquatic life from different regions of the world, including many of the tropical oceans and the Amazon river. Watch piranhas devouring their food, a clownfish or two hiding amongst the anemones, and brightly coloured reef fish from around the world.


The African Village houses three species of lemur, a mob of meerkats and a group of guineafowl!

Land of the Living Dinosaurs

See the UK’s largest animatronic Dinosaur attraction! Get ready to be transported back in time and see the story of the Dinosaurs unfold over millions of years…

Ice Age at West Midland Safari Park

Go on a prehistoric journey of life on Earth after the dinosaurs became extinct. Wander through an enormous rumbling volcano and pass through a huge atmospheric ice cave…

Boj’s Giggly Park

Bring your little ones to Boj’s Giggly Park, the multi-sensory play area where kids can explore and play in the five interactive zones, designed specifically for younger visitors!

Adventure Theme Park at West Midland Safari Park

Find out more about the Adventure Theme Park including tickets and booking information here. 

West Midland Safari Park Map

Important Information

Opening Times

For the latest opening times, visit this link.

Food & Drink at West Midland Safari Park

Whether you prefer a restaurant-style family meal or to eat on the go, there is a great range of food & drink options to suit everyone:

  • Dino Diner
  • Burger Co.
  • Lost City Food Court
  • Adventure Food Court
  • Refreshment Kiosks

Find all the details here.

Tickets & Booking

Find out latest ticket prices and information on booking. Book your tickets here.

Free Parking

Whether you are arriving by car, coach or minibus, there are no parking charges.

Open hours

Monday10:00 - 17:00
Tuesday10:00 - 17:00
Wednesday10:00 - 17:00
Thursday10:00 - 17:00
Friday10:00 - 17:00
Saturday10:00 - 17:00
Sunday10:00 - 17:00