There's always a new story to tell at Colchester Zoo, from welcoming new arrivals, to exciting things to see and discover.

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We’ve offering your Zooper SAVINGS October half term! Book our Zooper Combi ticket deal to visit this August and 2 adults + 2 children can enter the zoo for just £60.00!* That’s a saving of over £17.00 off our gate price!...

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Colchester Zoo Access on Sunday 9th September 2018 Road Closures On the 9th September roads surrounding Colchester Zoo will be closed for the Colchester Stampede Half marathon however please be assured that the zoo will still be accessible for visitors. Between 9.00am...

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Please be aware that the larger play area of our soft play complex, Jungle Tumble, will be closed from Monday 10th - Friday 14th September, due to annual maintenance work including a thorough deep clean. From Monday 17th - Friday 21st...

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September Savings on Animal Experiences! Purchase your animal experience gift voucher or book an experience by the 30th September and SAVE 15%! This great offer is ONLY available throughout September so you can purchase either a gift voucher for a loved...

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Buy E-tickets online in advance to visit us from the 1st – 19th October 2018 and enjoy admission to Colchester Zoo with a fantastic 20% off! Enjoy a family day out for less this Autumn with our fantastic undercover areas, delicious...


8th September - 28th September: 
9.30am - 6.00pm

29th September
9.30am - 9.30pm

30th September
9.30am - 6.00pm

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