Three lemurs close up, one eating a carrot

Lemur Close-up Encounter

Duration: 15 minutes

Minimum age: Ten years


  • Children aged 12 and under must be accompanied by a paying adult.
  • Unfortunately wheelchairs are not suitable for this experience.
  • Enclosed shoes must be worn.


$50 per person 

$45 Zoo Members


Please arrive 15 minutes early


15 minutes


Every day


Minimum age and group sizes apply

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Get up close and personal with the sunbathing Ring-tailed Lemurs

In this exclusive, close-up encounter, our keepers will guide you through the exhibit, giving you a chance to see the lemurs up close.

Be sure to arrive 15 minutes early, and bring your phone or camera for our staff to take the perfect pic of you and your new furry friend.

The encounter is a brief experience that lasts a couple of minutes with each visitor booked, however please plan up to 15 minutes to meet your host and keeper, and hear the safety briefing.

When you purchase a Close-up Encounter you are directly contributing to Zoos Victoria's work to fight wildlife extinction.