Pre-booking to visit Colchester Zoo is essential.

We are pleased to confirm that we are open for safe and enjoyable visits!

All those wishing to visit MUST pre-book a TIMED TICKET online in advance this includes Zoo Passholders.

Watch our safety information video.

Prices are correct at time of publishing and are subject to change.

Tickets are currently available to book for visits between the 2nd – 24th December.

TICKET TYPEPrice to visit between 2nd – 24th Dec
(excludes 12th/13th/19th – 24th Dec)
Price to visit on 12th/13th/19th – 24th DecTIMED TICKET REQUIRED?Is there a booking Fee?
Adult (16 – 59yrs)£16.99£17.99YESYES – £0.50 per transaction.
Child (3 – 15yrs)£13.60£14.40YES YES – £0.50 per transaction.
Senior (60+)£15.30£16.20YESYES – £0.50 per transaction.
Under 3s FREEFREEYESYES – £0.50 per transaction.
Assistant FREEFREEYESYES – £0.50 per transaction.
Pre-paid/Complimentary tickets*FREEFREEYESNO

Please also ensure you read our guidelines prior to booking here.

We reserve the right to refuse entry to any visitors who have not pre-booked online for both your safety and our staff.

Please read our full E-ticket terms & conditions here.

*This includes those who wish to visit with monetary vouchers.

Select the BOOKING type you require from the options below:

Zoo Passholder Bookings

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Pre-paid or Complimentary Bookings

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Purchase Zoo Tickets

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