Menagerie at The Museum - a Petting Zoo

Living Animals Invade The Wunderkabinett - Pet a Python, Fondle a Frog, Touch a Tarantula, cuddle a Chameleon & more in a educational display


Mar 3rd 2017 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Mar 4th 2017 2:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Mar 5th 2017 2:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Mar 24th 2017 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Mar 25th 2017 2:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Mar 26th 2017 2:30 pm - 1:00 pm

The Viktor Wynd Museum of Curiosities, Fine Art & Natural History, London

11 Mare Street, E84RP

Free - Included in £5 admission charge to The Museum



To Book a Table for Cocktails, please email



Upcoming Petting Zoo Dates:

10-12 February 

3-5 March 

24-26 March

7-9 April

28-30 April

19-21 May

9-11 June



Join Us & Our Living Menagerie in the back room of our museum & learn all about animals from our experienced qualified natural historian - formerly of London's Natural History Museum - meet, greet, and if you're feeling brave enough pet

Bertie the Bearded Dragon
Huffty the Blue Tongued Skink
Gizmo the Veiled Chameleons
Sam and Delilah the Boa Constrictors
Sidney the Corn Snake
Gordon and Gretchen the Gecko's
John and Yoko the Tiger Beetles
Murray the Mantis
Bob the Bull Frog
Rosie the Tarantula
Myrtle and Millicent the Millipedes

Please note, our Petting Zoo takes place in the Museum of Curiosities downstairs from our Cocktail Bar. Standard museum admission is £5/person and tickets can be purchased on the day.  

Times for the Petting Zoo are Friday 5:30-10:30, Saturday & Sunday 2:30-10:30, unless otherwise specified.

If you would like to join us for cocktails before your visit to the museum for the petting zoo, we suggest booking a table as the bar gets very busy on the weekends. Please plan to visit the petting zoo after your time with us in the cocktail bar as tables cannot be held whilst guests are downstairs in the museum.  

Tickets cannot be purchased in advance for the Petting Zoo but if you would like to make a reservation in our cocktail bar, please confirm the time, date and number of guests vis email and we're happy to help! 




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