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  • Great for imagninative play!

  • Tropiquaria has lots of lovely spots for a family picnic

Tropiquaria has many different areas offering lots of family fun. There is the tropical hall containing lots of reptiles,birds and a lizard from Madagasca. There is an aquarium with a collection of fish from around the world, the indoor castle and cafe, the outdoor enclosures with animals such as Wallabies, Meerkats and Gibbons and the pirate ships to name but a few.

Children will love playing in the forts and zooming along the zip wire, and in the indoor cafe they have a smaller fort and ball park made with the under fives in mind.

Key Information

A: Tropiquaria, Washford Cross, Washford, TA23 0QB
T: 01984 640 688
W: www.tropiquaria.co.uk
E: info@tropiquaria.co.uk

Things You Can Do

Make sure you check the times of the animal handling sessions when you arrive so that your little ones can get up close and experience what it feels like to hold a snake and touch a skunk!
Make sure you check the times of the animal handling sessions when you arrive so that your little ones can get up close and experience what it feels like to hold a snake and touch a skunk!
If travelling a distance to visit West Somerset you could combine a trip to Tropiquaria with a trip to the historic Dunster Castle only 5 miles away, or pay a visit to Minehead Beach for chips by the sea
If travelling a distance to visit West Somerset you could combine a trip to Tropiquaria with a trip to the historic Dunster Castle only 5 miles away, or pay a visit to Minehead Beach for chips by the sea
The grounds and play areas are large and this is a great place for your little ones to blow off some steam and play a game of hide and seek or tag.
The grounds and play areas are large and this is a great place for your little ones to blow off some steam and play a game of hide and seek or tag.
Whether you decide to pack your own picnic of buy something from the Tropiquaria cafe with kids meals starting from £3.00. There are plenty of options for lunch
Whether you decide to pack your own picnic of buy something from the Tropiquaria cafe with kids meals starting from £3.00. There are plenty of options for lunch
The forts and pirate ships are a great place for imaginative play. Why not hep your little ones make their own cardboard swords before you go? www.creatifulkids.com has a good
The forts and pirate ships are a great place for imaginative play. Why not hep your little ones make their own cardboard swords before you go? www.creatifulkids.com has a good 'how to'.
Enjoy walking around this tropical house and zoo in West Somerset and ask the friendly and knowledgable staff any quesitons you may have about the animals.
Enjoy walking around this tropical house and zoo in West Somerset and ask the friendly and knowledgable staff any quesitons you may have about the animals.

We really enjoyed our visit to Tropiquaria; plenty of entertainment; my boys loved handling the bearded dragon and stroking a skunk! The indoor and outdoor play areas were good, we really enjoyed the puppet show and the lunch was good value