Contact Us

We welcome all your comments and suggestions to improve our service to our visitors.

The answers to some of the most frequently asked questions can be found below;

For more information on entrance prices, click here.
For times of opening, click here.
For assistance with homework and project queries, click here.
For our current vacancies, click here.
For further answers to FAQ's please click here.

Emergency out of hours contact:

For our out of hours emergency contact please dial 01206 331292 and select option 1 or 4. 

Contact Form:

Please complete the form below to contact us and we will do our best to respond to you as soon as possible.

Alternatively, you can also contact Colchester Zoo on 01206 331292 selecting the department that you require from the automated system.


1st October - 2nd November 2018  
5.00pm close or dusk if earlier
Last admission to zoo grounds at 4.00pm

(Except for Fright Nights)

Click here for further closing times


upcoming events
October 2018
Sun mon tue wed thu fri sat
30 1 2 3 4 5 6
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
28 29 30 31 1 2 3


Animated gif of a lizard