Start Date6th Jul 2024 End Date6th Jul 2024
Wake Up With
6th July 2024
EXCLUSIVE PASSHOLDER EVENT!
See the zoo in a different light as our doors open early from 7:30am for a rare opportunity to enjoy a number of special morning animal encounters!
To enjoy this exciting and rare event, you must hold a valid Colchester Zoo Pass, so BUY YOURS TODAY, to avoid missing out! Visit our Passholder page to purchase yours today. PLUS, there is no need to pre-book with your Zoo Pass.
Selected catering outlets will also be open early. Pop by Penguini’s Restaurant, Snack Shack, Meerkat Hangout or Waterhole so that you can enjoy a tasty treat or a full breakfast to start your day!
Anyone under the age of 16yrs MUST be accompanied by a responsible guardian over the age of 18yrs. We will not admit anyone unaccompanied under the age of 16yrs.
Animal Encounter Timetable
|Rainforest Species (Rainforest Walkthrough)
|Bornean Orangutan (Rajang’s Forest, Outside Area)
|Humboldt Penguin (Inca Trail)
|Red Panda (Rivers Edge)
|Guinea Pig (Familiar Friends)
|Buffy-headed Capuchins (Next to Main Entrance)
|Goats & Sheep (Colenso Village)
|Slender-tailed Meerkat (Suricata Sands)
|Gelada Baboon (Gelada Plateau)
|Cherry-crowned Mangabey (Out of Africa)
|Komodo Dragon (Dragons of Komodo)
|Smooth-coated Otter (Otter Creek)
|Spotted Hyena (Edge of Africa)
|Malayan Sun Bear (Bears of the Rising Sun, Upper Viewing Area)
|Bush Dog (Lost Madagascar Train Station)
|African Elephant (Elephant Kingdom, Outside Paddock)
|Patagonian Sea Lion (Playa Patagonia)
|African Species (Kingdom of the Wild, Outside Paddock)
|Mandrill (Edge of Africa)