Start Date25th Jul 2019 End Date2nd Sep 2019

Enjoy a family day out this Summer!

There’s no need to worry about how to spend your days during the summer – Colchester Zoo is a great day out for all ages to enjoy!

As you walk around the zoo there are plenty of play areas to try out, including the indoor soft play area Jungle Tumble so the kids can release their wild side! Learn more about the animals and see them up close by watching an array of encounters, PLUS you can also feed some of our gentle giants at FREE public feeding sessions with our elephants and giraffe! PLUS loads more fantastic interactive areas for you to enjoy!

Join us on the terrace this Summer for Zooper events* with Zoo Crew parties, balloon making, Zooniversity Challenge and much more!

*Please check on the day to see what event will be taking place

Find out more with our ‘Discover’ section here.


Take part in our additional activities:

Tree-mendous: Rainforests and us!

27th July  – 1st September
11am – 3pm
Come and join us this summer holiday for a journey into the rainforest! You’ll find out about some of the amazing animals and plants that call the forest home, and learn about our impact on it and what we can all do to help protect this tree-mendous habitat.

Mini Vibes

Every Thursday between 25th July – 29th August*
Excluding the 15th August
1pm & 3.30pm
Mini Vibes will be joining us throughout the Summer holidays for a number of interactive music and movement sessions! 
Stop by every Thursday at 1pm and 3.30pm live on our stage outside the Penguini’s Restaurant!

Magic Frostie

Every Monday between 29th July – 2nd September*
11.00am & 3.00pm

Magic Frostie will be every Monday during the Summer holidays live on our stage outside the Penguini’s Restaurant! More information coming soon!

*Please note that this event includes attendance by third parties and we cannot guarantee their presence.

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