Mustaches are all the rage, but the Emperor Tamarin had them before they were cool!
Come and experience an encounter with them, they are likely to jump all over you while you enjoy playing and feeding them from inside their enclosure.
Please note: We cannot get walkers or wheelchairs into this exhibit, we can accommodate a chair inside to sit on if required however you will need to be able to walk up and down a few steps or step over two small steps to get into this exhibit for the encounter. Apologies for any inconvenience.
- 20 Minutes Playing, interacting and feeding our Tamarins
- Please contact us for times and availability
- A Zoo Keeper will be there to answer any questions and provide some interesting facts
- Take as many photos as you like on your camera and keep the special memories to show friends and family
- Cost $90 Per Person*
- (Price does not include admission into the zoo)
- Maximum of 2 people per Encounter, this can include other people in your group
- Ages: 10 yrs and older (This is for the safety of both children and the animals, sorry for any inconvenience)
- No Colds or Flu Symptoms as primates can catch human colds
- FULLY ENCLOSED FLAT shoes are required
- Terms and Conditions Apply
Terms and Conditions
- Hunter Valley Zoo may choose to cancel specific encounters due to sudden change of weather conditions or animal welfare at any time, guests will be notified and dates re-scheduled.
- Payment must be received before any encounter can proceed.
- Participants must arrive 5 minutes before the start of the encounter to avoid the session time being cut short.
- Animals respond in different ways, we cannot control them with this, experiences may vary.
- All participants must follow the keepers instructions failure to do so may result in a shortened session.
- Encounter Price does not include admission into the zoo.
- Parent or adult guardians must take responsibility for participating children at all times.
- Photos can only be used for personal purposes. The publication, distribution or reproduction of these photographs for commercial or promotional purposes is prohibited unless prior authorization is obtained.
- Prices are subject to change.