A look behind the scenes of the Vogelpark
... exciting programme for all children
with graduate in Biology and teacher Renate Spanke
From Monday to Friday after previous reservation.
The lesson is arranged after consultation with the teachers of the particular age group and according to the number of participants. The special offers can be booked either individually or as a package. A teaching unit lasts approximately 60 minutes. Price: 30,00 EUR not including entrance to park. The additional costs of the special offers as well as information and payment are to be arranged directly with Ms Spanke.
There is a choice of 4 exciting subjects:
A day in the life of an animal keeper in the Vogelpark
Here we learn about the different tasks of an animal keeper and about how the food is prepared, the feeding, the cleaning of the aviary, the observation and care of the animals, the repairs to the enclosures and much more. You may prepare the food for the Barbary macaques and feed them as well as visiting the kangaroos.
Falconry in the Vogelpark
You receive information about the birds of prey, owls and falcons in the Vogelpark, which species live here, where their original home is, what they eat, whether they have enemies, how they are trained here. You learn how you can become a falconer, you may put on a falconer's glove and you are present at the bird of prey flight show.
Kangaroos in the Vogelpark
You gain an insight into the life of the kangaroos, what they eat, what enemies they have, how their young develop and much more. You may also feed the Barbary macaques.
All you need to know about chickens
You learn how eggs in the park are hatched, which animals besides birds lay eggs, what hens eat, who the enemy of the hens is and why the Vogelpark has so many chickens. You may feed the apes, observe an incubator, screen eggs and stroke chickens.
Graduate in Biology and Teacher
Tel: 0049 (0) 7627 - 971165