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3rd Aug

Big Cat Weekend

Big Cat Weekend 3rd August & 4th...

10th Aug

Summer Late Nights

Summer Lates 10th August & 24th August...

24th Aug

Summer Late Nights

Summer Lates 10th August & 24th August...

31st Aug

Primate Weekend

Primate Weekend 31st August & 1st September...

20th Jul

Summer Holidays

20th July – 1st September 2024 Colchester...

11th Sep

Wednesday Wonders – with Baby Sensory & Toddler Sense

Wednesday 11th September 2024 We have teamed...

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Summer at the Zoo

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Summer at the Zoo

Introducing Colchester Zoological Society

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Introducing Colchester Zoological Society

NEW Dinosaur Realm

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NEW Dinosaur Realm

Accessibility Information

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Accessibility Information

Zoo Pass

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Zoo Pass

Animal Experiences

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Animal Experiences

Beautiful, Unusual & Rare Species Of The Animal Kingdom

Colchester Zoo is home to over 155 species set in 60 acres of parkland and lakes!

As you navigate your way around Colchester Zoo you’ll visit many different habitats and see animals from around the world, from the humid habitat of our Komodo dragons to our very own Africa plain, home to White rhino, giraffes, ostrich, zebra and kudu!

The Latest Zoo News

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Essex Mums Awards Finalists!

Essex Mums Awards Finalists!

Essex Mums Awards Finalists! We are once again pleased...

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Colchester Zoo wins Tripadvisor Travellers’ Choice Award 2024

Colchester Zoo wins Tripadvisor Travellers’ Choice Award 2024

Colchester Zoo wins Tripadvisor Travellers’ Choice Award 2024 Colchester...

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New Corporate Sponsor

New Corporate Sponsor

Colchester Zoo welcomes First Bus as a corporate sponsor...

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Colchester Zoo aims for more card-only transactions

Colchester Zoo aims for more card-only transactions

Colchester Zoo aims for more card-only transactions With the...

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