Wild Futures' Monkey Sanctuary
“Experience an intimate insight into a working sanctuary” - AA Inspector
LOOE, CORNWALL & ISLES OF SCILLY
The Wild Futures Monkey Sanctuary has been offering a safe haven for monkeys since 1964. Nestled into the side of the south Cornish coast between Looe and Seaton, the Sanctuary cares for a range of different species of rescued monkeys, giving visitors an intimate insight to a working sanctuary and a chance to meet some of its amazing monkey residents and wildlife inhabitants. There’s a lot to do for the whole family who can take a tour of the monkey enclosures and learn about these fascinating animals from the team of expert carers. It’s not just monkeys though. Kids will love the wild play area where they can learn about the environment around them and let off some steam in the playground. Take a gentle stroll around the beautiful Wildlife Gardens and check out the sea view or enjoy a delicious lunch at the Treetop Café. For more information on prices and opening times visit monkeysanctuary.org
Facilities – at a glance
Suitable for all child ages
- Parking onsite
- Some limited access to gardens & Sanctuary house
- Accessible toilets
- Opening Times: Open 1 Apr-28 Sep, Sat-Thu; Oct weekends and half term 21-29 Oct
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About the area
Discover Cornwall & Isles of Scilly
Cornwall has just about everything – wild moorland landscapes, glorious river valley scenery, picturesque villages and miles of breathtaking coastline. With more than 80 surfing spots, there are plenty of sporting enthusiasts who also make their way here to enjoy wave-surfing, kite surfing and blokarting.
In recent years, new or restored visitor attractions have attracted even more visitors to the region; the Eden Project is famous for its giant geodesic domes housing exotic plants from different parts of the globe, while nearby the Lost Gardens of Heligan has impressive kitchen gardens and a wildlife hide.
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