Book Now - Meet a Monkey - Cotton-Top Tamarin Encounter

**Note - this Encounter is not available currently and we are unable to predict a time when it will be availabe again.

If you have a voucher, please contact us to arrange to swap to another experience.

Average Duration: 15 minutes approx.



About National Zoo & Aquarium

We are located on Lady Denman Drive, next to Scrivener Dam, near Yarralumla - approximately 9km from the centre of Canberra - just off Parkesway/Tuggeranong Parkway.


999 Lady Denman Drive,
Weston Creek
Canberra, ACT 2611

Dress Code

Sensible clothing, no high heels please.

Spectator Information

Accompanying friends and family may be able to view from outside the enclosure

Weather Information

Will still go ahead if its raining

Other Information

Zoo Entry is not included and needs to paid on arrival when you check in at the Entry Counter. (Minimum 1/2 hour prior)
(Unless you have also booked for ZooVenture, Meet a Cheetah or Family Tour on the same day)

You must be a minimum of 12 years old to do this Encounter. Children 15 and under need to be accompanied by a paying adult either on the Encounter or into the Zoo. Maximum 2 participants.
As primates are very susceptible to human diseases, the encounter is subject to Keeper discretion.
Participants suffering from colds or Flu symptoms for example, will be required to reschedule.
For further information please contact the Zoo