Monkey Haven

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About Monkey Haven

We're a happy home for rescued monkeys, birds of prey and many more exotic creatures - come and meet the animals at our sanctuary on the Isle of Wight.

Coming soon: Beau’s birthday

It's Beau's birthday on Tuesday 29th January 2019 Beautiful Beau will soon be 8 years old! We'll be hosting a little party with treats and a healthy cake for this majestic Tawny Owl and his friends to share. If you would like to buy him a birthday pressie, then please click here to choose a [...]

By |2018-10-17T14:23:39+00:00January 20th, 2019|Categories: Birthdays, News|

Join us for a cracking Easter

It's no yolk - we'll be having a cracking time over Easter and hope you'll join in all the egg-citement! We're planning all kinds of eggcellent events, including Awesome Egg Hunts, Egg Decorating, and our Keepers will be dressed to impress as Easter bunnies. Please feel free to wear your fancy dress too and you'll [...]

By |2019-01-18T14:26:03+00:00January 10th, 2019|Categories: News|

Feel the love with us this half term

We're all of a flutter and hope that you'll come and celebrate Love Week with us this half term! We've got animal rescue stories to warm your heart, plus the daily Keeper talks will focus on love, love, love, in its many forms. You'll hear about romances, bromances, monkeys who've found lasting happiness with another [...]

By |2019-01-10T15:06:51+00:00January 10th, 2019|Categories: News|

So cute!!! Meet the new arrival

Isn't this the cutest thing you've ever seen? Lulu the Capuchin gave us all a little gift when she presented the Keepers with this bundle of fluff over Christmas. Mother and baby are both doing really well, and the other Capuchins are very curious but gentle with the new arrival. The baby will be carried [...]

By |2019-01-10T13:55:54+00:00January 10th, 2019|Categories: News|Tags: , |

Coming soon: Tonka’s birthday

It's Tonka's birthday on Tuesday 12th February 2019 Gorgeous Tonka will soon be 13 years old! We'll be hosting a little party with treats and a healthy cake for Tonka and his friends to share. If you would like to buy this very greedy Javan Langur a birthday pressie, then please click here to choose [...]

By |2018-10-17T14:23:41+00:00December 14th, 2018|Categories: Birthdays, News|

Top marks for Monkey Haven from VisitEngland

We are delighted to report that an inspector from VisitEngland has paid us a visit… and the verdict is that Monkey Haven is better than ever! The Tourist Board inspected our sanctuary from every possible angle, and then re-awarded us our accreditation as a VisitEngland Quality Assured Visitor Attraction. In a written report, the assessor [...]

By |2018-11-19T10:13:48+00:00November 15th, 2018|Categories: News|

We’re officially the ‘best animal day out’ in the South East!!

We are soooo happy to announce that we have won a top Family Favourite Award! A staggering 20,000 people cast their votes for the family website dayoutwiththekids.co.uk and we were voted the 'Best animal day out' in the South East! You can see some of our young visitors in the photos above, taken at our [...]

By |2018-11-13T16:16:44+00:00November 12th, 2018|Categories: News|

Shop til you drop & raise monkey for monkeys!

We love a bit of shopping - and this year, you can get the feelgood factor, by raising money for Monkey Haven with every purchase. First of all, please check out our new online shop - it's packed with pressies from Β£1 upwards. For other gifts, please sign up to easyfundraising to shop with over [...]

By |2018-11-12T13:20:46+00:00November 12th, 2018|Categories: News|

Wow! We’re open this Winter!

We're sooo excited to reveal that Monkey Haven is going to be open this Winter! We usually take a break, but this year, we're planning to stay open until at least January, weather permitting.* We hope you'll pop along - and to welcome you this Winter, we're offering everyone a flat Β£7 entrance fee. That [...]

By |2019-01-10T08:33:45+00:00November 1st, 2018|Categories: News|

Meet the Grivets

Come and meet the adorable Grivets, playing happily in their new home at Monkey Haven. It’s hard to believe it, looking at them now, but these beautiful creatures, with their white tufty whiskers and cheeky little faces, have endured terrible suffering. Malta is named after the airport where he was found, wrapped in a bag, [...]

By |2018-10-17T14:23:50+00:00October 12th, 2018|Categories: Rescue|

Whooooo’s getting a new home then?

Thank you to everyone who's contributed to our Aviary Appeal, we're a charity and appreciate every penny that you donate to us. As you can see, we're well underway with the building of a swanky new des res for our pampered birds. The new double aviary (which is almost complete) will allow us to have [...]

By |2018-07-17T18:23:55+00:00July 17th, 2018|Categories: News|

Another TripAdvisor triumph – thanks everyone!

We are delighted to report that we've maintained our position in TripAdvisor's Hall of Fame, after receiving a Certificate of Excellence every year for the past five years! That's all thanks to YOU taking the time to write your lovely reviews. We appreciate all feedback - thanks so much for your support xx

By |2018-05-24T14:02:41+00:00May 24th, 2018|Categories: News|