The rescue centre has assisted governments around the world to stop the smuggling of primates from the wild since 1987.

At the Centre refugees of this illegal trade as well as those that have suffered abuse or neglect are rehabilitated into natural living groups.


What’s been happening at Monkey World

Park Re-Opening on 12th April 2021!

We are pleased that we will be allowed to open our doors once more on the 12th April! Our primates are looking forward to seeing our supporters again! In order

Monkey Life Series 13 has hit our screens!

During a difficult year, it was great to see a small light at the end of the tunnel; the returning of Monkey Life Series 13 to screens. It premiered on

Public Consultation on the UK Primate Pet Trade OPEN

All we want for Christmas is Welfare 4 Wildlife! On the 12th December, the government announced an 8-week public consultation on the trade of primates as pets in the UK,

Defra calls for evidence on primates as pets

Monkey World is delighted that after years of campaigning, Defra has announced a call for evidence about the primate pet trade in England. Dr Alison Cronin MBE is the director

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