plan your visit

plan your visit

Fancy a fun family day out with lots of amazing animals? Then you are in the right place ... come and explore Camperdown Wildlife Centre with us!

animal experiences

animal experiences

are your kids animal mad? do they dream of being a zoo keeper when they grow up? would they like to get up close to the animals?

2016 events

2016 events

Look out for our 2016 events coming soon!!

become a friend

become a friend

The Friends of Camperdown Wildlife Centre is an independent group of people who have taken their enthusiasm for Camperdown Wildlife Centre (CWC) a step further and actively assist in its aims to ...


whats on
news

We are excited and delighted to announce that Stagecoach bus company is now running a new service in Dundee, which links the city centre and Camperdown Wildlife Centre.

The No.26 service operates daily and drops off at the south entrance to Camperdown Park (Smeaton Road).

Stagecoach are offering FREE travel for kids on weekends, when accompanied by an adult, as well as introducing new VIP tickets for 16–18 year-olds. There are also group tickets available.

Look out for the special ‘Go Wild!’ bus with it’s distinctive tiger print – you literally can’t miss it!

If you use the Stagecoach No 26 service to get to Camperdown Wildlife Centre, we're offering visitors ‘one child free entry with a full paying adult, if you show your bus ticket at the ticket...

animal spotlight

crested porcupine

Porcupines are big rodents, so their teeth grow constantly. To keep them from growing out of control, they eat non-stop. As a rodent, they are able to chew through ...