Animals and Nature


Combe Martin Wildlife & Dinosaur Park

Higher Leigh Manor, Combe Martin, EX34 0NG


Independently owned wildlife park on edge of Exmoor and Somerset with over 28 acres of animals, dinosaurs and botanical gardens.

Combe Martin Wildlife & Dinosaur Park

Combe Martin Wildlife Park, Exmoor, Somerset is an independently owned wildlife park on edge of Exmoor and Somerset with over 28 acres of animals, dinosaurs and botanical gardens.

You don’t usually see animals and dinosaurs living side by side, however that’s what you get at Combe Martin Wildlife and Dinosaur Park. A family run park with a genuine passion for encouraging respect for animals and the natural world around them.

Prepare yourself to step back in time when dinosaurs roamed the earth as you marvel at our animatronic dinosaurs in dinosaur valley. Are you

ready to come face to face with the UK's only full-size animatronic Tyrannosaurus Rex?

Ride the Dino Express train where you’ll experience an earthquake that brings down 7,500 gallons of water hurtling towards you!

Meet our wonderful Meerkats, Primates, Reptiles, Lions, Sea Lions and the largest pack of Hudson Bay Wolves in the UK. Enhance your experience

with some very special animal encounters - Swim with a Sea Lion, Feed a Lion or feed the wolves during a Carnivore Breakfast.

Visit our Critter Cavern, Tomb of the Pharaohs, Dinosaur Museum and the Dinosaurus Playzone, a gigantic indoor soft play area!

All this is set in a beautiful valley in North Devon, an area of outstanding natural beauty. An interactive experience for wildlife and dinosaur lovers!


Carnivore Breakfast (min 18yrs) £99 plus entry to the park. Meet our European and Hudson Bay Wolves plus our African Lions and get to feed one group their full breakfast!

Senior Keeper Experience (min 16yrs)  £150 for 1 or £250 for 2. Our Keeper for a Day Experiences give you the opportunity to get behind the scenes of our zoo and glimpse into the daily lives of our animal care team.

Junior Keeper Experience (min 7yrs) £80 for 1 or £140 for 2. Assist our keepers, get up close to our resident animals and find out all about them.

Swim with a Sea lion (min 10yrs) £99.50 plus entry to the park. Our Swim with the Sea Lions experiences begin in May and ends at the end of September.

Meet and Greet a Sea lion (min7yrs) £35 includes a free photograph. Meet and train with one of our resident Sea Lions.

Lion Feed Experience (min16yrs) £40 includes a free photograph. Our Lion Keeper will take you behind the scenes and teach you all about the feeding laws of the jungle.

If you want to include an extra amazing experience on the day of your visit such as feeding a lion or swimming with a sea lion, visit the park's website for more details

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Opening Hours

March to November

(2019 Opening)

Monday 10:00 - 17:00

Tuesday 10:00 - 17:00

Wednesday 10:00 - 17:00

Thursday 10:00 - 17:00

Friday 10:00 - 17:00

Saturday 10:00 - 17:00

Sunday 10:00 - 17:00



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                • Accessible to Wheelchair Users

                • All major credit cards accepted

                • Blue Badge Guides admitted free

                • Childrens Play Area

                • Demonstrations Given

                • Educational Visits Accepted

                • Facilities for children

                • Facilities for the Disabled

                • Family Fun

                • Guided Tours Available for Groups

                • Guided Tours Available for Individuals

                • In countryside

                • Marketed towards families

                • On site parking

                • On-Site café/restaurant

                • Outdoor Attraction

                • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors

                • Ramp/Level Access

                Road Directions

                On A39 on route to Ilfracombe and Devon.


                Combe Martin Wildlife & Dinosaur Park
                Higher Leigh Manor
                Combe Martin
                Nr Ilfracombe, Exmoor
                EX34 0NG
                United Kingdom

                T: 01271 882486



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