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The Animal Zone

South Staffordshire College
Rodbaston Campus
ST19 5PH

Tel: 01785 710560

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The Animal Zone

Guide Prices

Adults: £5.20, Child: £4.20, (Under 3) Free, Concessions: £4.20, Family: (2&2): £16.00

Free Parking.

Map & Directions

Road Directions

One mile from Junction 12 M6, follow A5 west signed Telford, at roundabout take A449 north signed Penkridge, Stafford, follow signs on right for Visitor Centre

Bus Route on A449 - Stafford to Wolverhampton

The nearest railway station is Penkridge, which is 2 miles away.

Public Transport Directions

Bus Route on A449 - Stafford to Wolverhampton The nearest railway station is Penkridge, which is 2 miles away.



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      • Disabled access
      • Disabled toilets

      Booking & Payment Details

      • Credit cards accepted (no fee)
      • Credit cards accepted (with charge)


      • On-site catering
      • On-site light refreshments
      • Picnic site


      • Baby changing facilities
      • Children welcome


      • Education/study area
      • Facilities for educational visits
      • Facilities for groups
      • Guided tours for groups


      • Free Parking

      Property Facilities

      • Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)
      • Gift shop
      • Public toilets
      • Smoking not allowed

      Target Markets

      • Coach parties accepted

      Opening Times

      2017 Opening times (18 Feb 2018 - 31 Dec 2018)
      Saturday - Sunday10:00 - 16:00


      Weekends: 10:00 - 16:00

      Daily: School Holidays: 10:00 - 16:00

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