See the latest News from inside the world of Yorkshire Wildlife Park!

Polar Bears on the Move at Yorkshire Wildlife Park

4 July 2022

It is the Polar Bear equivalent of moving to big school. Now two young Polar Bears have had a change of scene moving from their family group and are exploring their stunning new home at Project Polar at the award-winning Yorkshire Wildlife Park.

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Summer days at Yorkshire Wildlife Park!

17 June 2022

The rhinos at Yorkshire Wildlife Park slapped on the sunscreen as temperatures soared by getting a coating of sloppy, cooling mud.

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Critically Endangered Cotton-Top Tamarin Monkeys born at Yorkshire Wildlife Park!

7 June 2022

Yorkshire Wildlife Park is celebrating the birth of two critically endangered Cotton Top Tamarin babies

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Doncaster half marathon - Traffic updates

6 June 2022

If you are visiting us on Sunday 12th June 2022, please be aware that the Doncaster half marathon will be taking place. Road closures will be in place and may affect your route to Yorkshire Wildlife Park between 9am-12.30pm. 

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We need your trees!

26 May 2022

The animals here at YWP have a huge appetite for trees and we are looking for donations…

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Crowned Lemurs arrive at Yorkshire Wildlife Park!

13 April 2022

Three new arrivals have added an extra bit of magic to life at the award-winning Yorkshire Wildlife Park which is gearing up for a fun-packed Easter

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9 Giraffe facts!

8 April 2022

9 unusual facts about giraffes that may astound you!

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Baby Okapi calf takes his first steps into the spring sunshine at Yorkshire Wildlife Park

18 March 2022

The four-month-old calf, named Mzimu, has finally ventured outside his enclosure with protective mum Ruby by his side. His first steps into the sunshine were captured eagerly by the Animal Team at the park.

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Baby Camels born at Yorkshire Wildlife Park

14 March 2022

Two Bactrian camel calves have been born at Yorkshire Wildlife Park in a camel baby boom.

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Half Term Fun at Yorkshire Wildlife Park

8 February 2022

A splashing half-term holiday is on offer as the sea lions and young polar bears of Yorkshire Wildlife Park are in the mood for fun.

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Endangered Roloway monkey born at YWP

5 January 2022

Yorkshire Wildlife Park is celebrating a precious arrival - the birth of an endangered Roloway monkey.
Proud Kayla and Rafiki became parents for the second time on the 3rd of December. 

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A year in photos at Yorkshire Wildlife Park

29 December 2021

The last 12 months have been filled with wonderful moments as the award-winning park continues to evolve and grow as magical animal attraction and an international force for conservation

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Rare Okapi baby born at Yorkshire Wildlife Park

23 December 2021

The birth of a rare okapi calf is a major conservation landmark for Yorkshire Wildlife Park.

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25 November 2021

Legendary pop band Steps will be bringing their 25th Anniversary Tour to Yorkshire Wildlife Park for a sizzling Safari Night.

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HRH Prince Edward officially opens Yorkshire Sea Lion reserve

5 November 2021

The Earl of Wessex officially opened 'Point Lobos' the new world-class Sea Lion reserve at Yorkshire Wildlife Park, Doncaster.

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