Book tickets online in advance for a selected date and SAVE!

Visits until the 14th February 2020:

SAVE up to 15% off when you book online in advance! PLUS you can visit for just £10.00 per person as part of our January Blues offer until the 9th February 2020. Find out more here

Ticket TypeOn the day price
Valid until 14th Feb 2020
Online in advance price
30th Dec – 9th Feb 2020
Online in advance price
10th Feb – 14th Feb 2020
(3-15 yrs)

Due to popular demand, our January Blues E-ticket offer has limited capacity remaining on weekend dates. Full price tickets will be available to purchase on the day.

To manage our visitors experience our January Blues E-ticket offer has a maximum sales number available. Once the maximum capacity is reached it will not be possible to purchase £10.00 E-tickets for these dates, however, full price tickets will be available to purchase on the day.

Please be aware that our payment portal no longer supports older versions of Internet Explorer. Please use an alternative browser to make your purchase.

Open Dated Tickets:

Not sure when you would like to visit or perhaps you would like to purchase tickets as a gift?

Buy ‘Open Dated Tickets’ which will allow you 1 visit within 12 months of purchase date!

Important Information:

E-tickets are valid for the date selected at the time of purchase only. Payments for Admission, Etickets, Fright Night Wristbands and Santa Experience tickets are non-refundable.

Please read our full terms & conditions before purchasing E-tickets.

If you are visiting during October half term please also read our full Halloween terms & conditions and rules of entry.

Please be aware that any guest visiting with a disability will be required to purchase the relevant adult, senior or child admission ticket (online in advance or on entering).

Colchester Zoo will then admit an assistant FREE of charge upon request when verification of disability is shown.

Assitants will also recieve a FREE secondary attraction wristband when accompanying a guest with disability during Fright Night events who has purchased a full price wristband to enter the activities.

CLICK HERE to find out more.
Unfortunately we are unable to allow admittance to children under the age of 16 yrs without a full paying adult or adult passholder. Children under the age of 16yrs must be supervised by a responsible adult over the age of 16yrs at all times whilst inside the park.

Thank you for your cooperation and understanding.
Please be aware that we only accept Tesco Clubcard Vouchers and Triple partner voucher Find out more here. Tesco vouchers cannot be used to purchase E-tickets online, they can be used at the gate on the day of your visit only.

Colchester Zoo Tesco Vouchers can be used to visit Colchester Zoo during school holidays and special event days including Magic of Christmas event days and Halloween Fright Nights but a fee will be charged to access certain secondary attractions within the park on these special event days.
Colchester Zoo’s Action for the Wild is a charity and relies on you to continue our vital conservation work. We support 21 projects worldwide including our UmPhafa Nature Reserve in South Africa.

Please help us by giving a donation on your transaction of just £1.

Find out how your visits help Colchester Zoo and its animals here.

Entry Terms & Conditions

Please read the full entry terms & conditions ahead of your visit to Colchester Zoo. Further important information can be found below.

Please be aware that Colchester Zoo reserves the right to alter the published prices at any given time. If you have purchased your tickets at the stated prices these will be honored.

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