Edinburgh Zoo provides a unique location for your next team building event that will boost your team’s morale.

With specially tailored activities, teams can get involved with tasks and activities focused on communication, planning and problem solving with some close-up animal interactions.

Plus, your bespoke team building day comes with lunch in our Mansion House for you and your team.

Group of Asian small clawed otters looking at camera standing on their back legs outdoors among Autumn trees IMAGE: Rhiordan Langan-Fortune 2023

What your day could look like


  • Kickstart the morning as a keeper cleaning one of our animal paddocks 
  • Learn the secrets of animal training from one of our experts and then have a go at training each other
  • Finish the morning off by creating an enrichment activity for the animals 


  • Get hands on and help our property and estates team make enhancements and improvements to our animal enclosures  
  • Split into groups where you’ll be competing against each other in our photo challenge
  • Finish the day meeting some of our friendliest residents up close 

Please note the above itinerary is an example and half-day sessions activities are flexible. A £10 food voucher is included in the full day experience per person to use at on-site cafes and restaurants.  

Minimum number of 15 participants and a maximum of 30 per group.  

Meerkat sitting on a rock with legs outstretched. IMAGE: Amy Middleton 2023


Full day: £85

Half day: £50

Get in touch

For more information or to make a team building booking, please get in touch with our events team at events@rzss.org.uk.