Education Events

1st - 2nd
1st - 2nd
  • Time: 12 - 4pm each day
  • Location: Marquee outside Oasis Cafe

Mad Scientist Weekend 2017

Mad Scientist Weekend 2017This weekend we have mad scientist weekend, with science based fun 12-4 each day including experiments, arts & craft, an oculus rift and a giant digestive system you can walk through.

Join us this weekend for Mad Scientist Weekend this Saturday and Sunday in the park!

With, Old Cork Waterworks Experience,

Tyndall Institute,

Learn it - Inspiring the Creators of Tomorrow,

Biological, Earth & Environmental Sciences,UCC,

& APC Microbiome Institute,

whowill be joining our own 'mad scientists' for a fun weekend of science including an Oculus Rift and a giant digestive system!

22nd - 23rd
5th - 6th
  • Time: 12-4pm daily
  • Location: Marquee outside Oasis Cafe

Native Species Weekend 2017

Native Species Weekend 2017

Meet a selection of Ireland’s terrestrial and aquatic inhabitants at Fota Wildlife Park this coming August Bank Holiday.

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  • Time: 12-4pm
  • Location: Marquee outside Oasis Cafe
Sep 30 - Oct 28

Wildlife Talks - weekends

11.00                    Oryx & Bison
11.30                    Indian Rhino
12.00                    Siamang Gibbon
12.30                    Asiatic Lion
12.45                    Cheetah Run
2.30                       Tapir
3.00                       Sumatran Tiger
3.30                       Eagle & Seal
4.00                       Cheetah Run
4.30                       Penguin
5.15                       Giraffe Crossing