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Trentham Monkey Forest

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Address: Trentham Estate, Stone Road | Trentham, Stoke-on-Trent ST4 8AX , England
Phone Number: +44 1782 659845
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Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Description: Monkey Forest is completely unique to the UK. It is the only place that...
Monkey Forest is completely unique to the UK. It is the only place that you can walk amongst 140 Barbary macaques roaming free in 60 acres of beautiful English Forest. Walking in the park transports you into a different world through close contact with the monkeys.
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My son loved every minute of being in the monkey forest watching them play together ! He got to see them be fed which was a great experience! Walking around we always saw the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 2, 2015
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Nottingham
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015 NEW

Not being particularly fond of zoos; I wasn't sure what to expect. But this is no zoo. The Macaques are so lucky to have such amazing passionate staff to look out for them, but allow them their own space. The habitat really is very pretty and a lot larger than I expected, The monkeys have loads of space to hide... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015 NEW

My son loved every minute of being in the monkey forest watching them play together ! He got to see them be fed which was a great experience! Walking around we always saw the monkeys which was great as it's pretty big ! Park was good as well my son was always entertained !

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Biggleswade
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015 NEW

Monkeys were very amusing, they were clearly very at home in their enclosure. The monkeys were all very safe, the staff around the park were very friendly and informative - all in all a lovely day out.

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Aberdeenshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015 NEW

Surprised how close you get to the monkeys.they are very entertaining and so cute.the experience watching the monkeys was great.the park experience was great ,but was a little disappointed with the service and choice of food in the resteraunt.

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Walsall, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 NEW

We took our grandchildren aged 7 and 4 to this attraction, so I have canvassed their opinions. They loved the baby monkeys playing by climbing up and down the trees and they watched a feeding session with great interest. The toys purchased from the shop(two little monkeys each) unexpectedly provided hours of play afterwards. The layout of the site is... More 

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Lichfield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 NEW

We brought my teenage children and young nieces here together, and everyone in the party thoroughly enjoyed it. The staff were informative and there were plenty of opportunity to view the monkeys in their habitat. It provided a pleasant walk and the facilities were fine.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 NEW

Lovely place for an afternoon out with the kids, family or grandparents! Accessible paths through open forest areas to walk among two main families of monkeys - one live at the bottom of the hill, the others at the top. Refreshments / cafe on site -reasonable - but on a nice day i'd recommend taking a picnic - plenty of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

First time visiting Monkey Forest really enjoyed the experience and watching the baby monkey's which were very cute.. fell in love with them soooo much I asked my partner if I could have one and he of course said no lol. We found the price very reasonable and good value for money. We didn't go to the café this time... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

We go to see the monkeys at least once a year. It's great to see the monkeys up close and free roaming whilst having a walk in a pleasant setting. Definitely worth a visit. The cafe's quite nice as well.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

We visited one afternoon in late July. The place is lovely and the animals are obviously very happy and the staff are knowledgeable. We visited the cafe and the shop but the shop was packed out so we didn't stay to browse or buy anything. If you have children there is a play area which is ideal just outside the... More 

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Address: Trentham Estate, Stone Road | Trentham, Stoke-on-Trent ST4 8AX, England
Phone Number: +44 1782 659845
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Staffordshire  >  Stoke-on-Trent
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Monday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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