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Hand in Hand for Africa this summer!

This Summer holidays, join us for a Safari with a difference! Find out more about...

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Colchester Zoo welcomes Blue, Delta, Echo and Charile!

Just before Christmas we welcomed the arrival of 4 Uromastyx lizards which are better...

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Colchester Zoo in the top 2!

Colchester Zoo has been listed in the top 2 best zoo's in the UK for the TripAdvisor...

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Victoria crowned pigeon pair welcome another chick!

On the 7th of July, exactly a year and a day after welcoming their last chick, our...

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Enjoy 15% off a Zoo Pass!

An offer not to be missed! 15% off Zoo Passes - join our family of zoo pass members! If...

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Work begins on the Chimp World redevelopment!

Our chimp family tree has grown and grown and their home is growing too as work begins...

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Colchester Zoo introduces a new colony!

Colchester Zoo has introduced a brand new colony of Leaf-cutter ants into the exhibit...

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UmPhafa welcomes the world's largest antelope to it's land!

On 17th April 2015 a very special event took place on Colchester Zoo's UmPhafa...

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Latest News

  • Hand in Hand for Africa this summer!

    This Summer holidays, join us for...

    Find out more
    01
  • Colchester Zoo welcomes Blue, Delta, Echo and Charile!

    Just before Christmas we welcomed...

    Find out more
    01
  • Colchester Zoo in the top 2!

    Colchester Zoo has been listed...

    Find out more
    01
  • Victoria crowned pigeon pair welcome another chick!

    On the 7th of July, exactly a year...

    Find out more
    01
  • Enjoy 15% off a Zoo Pass!

    An offer not to be missed! 15%...

    Find out more
    01
  • Work begins on the Chimp World redevelopment!

    Our chimp family tree has grown...

    Find out more
    01
  • Colchester Zoo introduces a new colony!

    Colchester Zoo has introduced a...

    Find out more
    01
  • UmPhafa welcomes the world's largest antelope to it's land!

    On 17th April 2015 a very...

    Find out more
    01

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See and do

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OPENING TIMES

Today we close at 6.30pm

Last admission 5:30pm

Visitor Information

BIG EXCITING changes are underway at Chimp World! During phase 1 of this redevelopment our chimps will remain off show. We apologise for any inconvenience caused but thank you for your understanding and patience. Find out more about the redevelopment here.

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