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Combating the rhino poaching crisis

Rhino poaching in South Africa has reached crisis point. Last year 1,215 rhinos were...

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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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Jungle Tumble Advance Closure Notice

Please be aware that the larger play area of our soft play complex, Jungle Tumble,...

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Colchester Zoo's Inca Trail is unrecognisable!

The Inca Trail is one of two places you can see our Humboldt penguins and has seen...

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Spring has arrived and so have Colchester Zoo’s lambs!

Our lambs have arrived! Over the past few weeks staff have been on hand waiting for...

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It's a boy!

The latest arrival to our aardvark group has been confirmed as male and given the...

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Nesting season has begun for Colchester Zoo’s penguins!

Humboldt penguins are monogamous and work hard as a pair to create the perfect nest...

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Enjoy 15% off a Zoo Pass!

An offer not to be missed! 15% off Zoo Passes - join our family of over 65,000 zoo...

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Latest News

  • Combating the rhino poaching crisis

    Rhino poaching in South Africa...

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

    Our chimp family tree has grown...

    Find out more
    01
  • Jungle Tumble Advance Closure Notice

    Please be aware that the larger...

    Find out more
    01
  • Colchester Zoo's Inca Trail is unrecognisable!

    The Inca Trail is one of two places...

    Find out more
    01
  • Spring has arrived and so have Colchester Zoo’s lambs!

    Our lambs have arrived! Over the...

    Find out more
    01
  • It's a boy!

    The latest arrival to our aardvark...

    Find out more
    01
  • Nesting season has begun for Colchester Zoo’s penguins!

    Humboldt penguins are monogamous...

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

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

    Find out more
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OPENING TIMES

Today we close at 6.00pm

Last admission 5:00pm

Visitor Information:

Our soft play complex Jungle Tumble, is currently under going essential maintence work, please click the link for more information on this closure. 

We apologise for any inconvenience caused and thank you for your understanding.

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