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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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Adorable penguin chicks hand-reared
July 16, 2019
Over the last few months the Colchester Zoo team...Find Out More
Tiger cubs begin to venture out of their den and their genders are revealed!
July 15, 2019
Born on the 14th June the tiger cubs are...Find Out More
Gift Shop development continues!
July 12, 2019
Phase 2 of our gift shop ‘The Outpost’ nears...Find Out More
Enclosures & Development