Event Start Date: Sat, 13/02/2016 - 09:30
You’re guaranteed a February half term filled with super, natural delights when you take part in activities, animal birthday celebrations, crafts and more!
Super Natural Quiz
Take part in our great big birthday quiz, to win great prizes! Collect your quiz sheet when you enter the park and discover the answers to our 40 questions about Port Lympne and the super animals, here at the reserve. Don’t forget to leave your completed entry in the box in the Gatehouse when you leave the park to be in with a chance of winning one of 40 super prizes:
Create some Bunting
12:00pm - 3:00pm
Help us decorate our Conservation Station (opposite Palace of the Apes) by colouring in some animal templates to create some Port Lympne 40th birthday bunting.
Port Lympne is 40!
12:30pm at The Conservation Station, located opposite Palace of the Apes
Come along to our Port Lympne 40th birthday talk to discover how the world renowned conservationist, John Aspinall, started Port Lympne 40 years ago. You’ll hear lots of interesting facts about the reserve and its history and find out about our many conservation success stories,
Join our Education Presenters for an exclusive tour of our Edwardian Mansion. Discover the history of the mansion, from when it was built through to the work John Aspinall commissioned and then to the use of the mansion today! This is an exclusive tour on a first come first served basis, and is limited to 20 people per tour. Please pre book at the Gatehouse.
Talks & Feeds
Enjoy free and fact packed animal talks and feeds, with an emphasis on nature’s super heroes, taking place around the park. Please see information boards around the park for talk times and locations.
|11.30am||Baboon Talk & Feed||Open-topped baboon enclosure|
|12pm||Gorilla Talk & Feed||Palace of the Apes|
|12.30pm||Port Lympne is 40! Talk||Conservation Station|
|2pm||Tiger Talk||Carnivore Territory|
|2.30pm||Tapir Talk & House Visit||Tapir House|
|3pm||Gorilla Talk & Feed||Palace of the Apes|
|3.30pm||Snow Leopard Q&A||Basecamp|
*Please note that times are subject to change.