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There's something for everyone, so why not grab a fantastic Zoo Pass and visit all year round!
Beautiful, Unusual & Rare Species Of The Animal Kingdom
We are proudly listed as the 11th best zoo around the world and in the top 2 zoos in the UK as part of the TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice Attractions.
During your visit to Colchester Zoo, you will see many species from around the world and can learn more about them at our fantastic daily encounters, giving you the chance to see our animals being fed, watch a training session or perhaps just quiz their keepers!
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Our hippos are getting a new pad!
June 7, 2019
Following the move of our Patas monkeys to their...Find Out More
Enclosures & Development
Oaken the Suffolk Punch settles in!
June 6, 2019
Oaken is a beautiful horse that has recently joined...Find Out More
Meet Florence, the baby blue duiker
May 31, 2019
We are excited to announce the arrival of an...Find Out More