The Living Rainforest


Afternoon Tea

Afternoon Tea, anyone?

Enjoy a tasty selection of sandwiches, small cakes, a scone with jam and cream, and a pot of tea or coffee on your next visit. Learn more at B...

Posted: 6 Oct 2022

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Help support struggling schools

Help support schools currently struggling to pay for school visits As energy and other costs rise, schools are having to make tough choices to balance their books. Without external...

Posted: 2 Oct 2022


Sustainable Futures Exhibit

Explore the different layers of tropical rainforest life – can you identify which creatures live where? ...

Posted: 2 Sep 2022

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Make it an endless summer!

Extend the warm, carefree days of summer with a rainforest visit Explore our rainforest exhibits at your own pace with our handy app-guided trails – to get started, just do...

Posted: 1 Sep 2022


We need your help

Please support our Energy Crisis Appeal Energy costs are rising rapidly and keeping our visitor centre heated for our rainforest animals and plants is costing at least 2 to 3 tim...

Posted: 24 Aug 2022

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Best Geography Learning Experience

updated March 2023   Congratulations to our School Visits team for for being shortlisted for the last three four years running! The Living Rainforest is honoured to have been...

Posted: 26 Jul 2022


Adopt an animal

Posted: 2 Dec 2021

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Please wear a face covering

Government guidelines require all visitors (except those in exempt groups) to wear a face covering while visiting, as part of wider social distancing efforts. Visitors are therefo...

Posted: 1 Dec 2021

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Stream for Stream (S4S) – June 18-19

A Rainforest Stream for Habitat Improvement, Education and Wellbeing: The Livestream (18th – 19th June)  The Living Rainforest is proud to present Stream for Stream (S4S), ...

Posted: 3 Jun 2021

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Showing the love for zoos this ‘Love Your Zoo Week’

It’s ‘Love Your Zoo Week’, the annual week for showing appreciation for our zoos and the amazing work they do! This year, the celebrations run from Saturday 29th May to...

Posted: 2 Jun 2021