We pride ourselves on being top 2 zoos in the UK and 11th in the world!
Welcome To Colchester Zoo
Colchester Zoo is home to over 260 species of animals from around the world covering 60 acres of lakes and land.
During your visit you’ll not only be overwhelmed with our marvelous animals, but you’ll also be educated about each of them at our fantastic daily encounters too. Our encounters gives you the opportunity to see our beautiful animals being fed, quiz their keepers or watch a fascinating training session.
We give each visitor a navigating map to help you find your way around the zoo and you can also take part is some amazing activities with the opportunity to feed our giraffes and elephants, how exciting!
We’ve also got a tempting gift shop offering a very generous variety of souvenirs and gifts – why not treat yourself of your little ones to a special zoo teddy of your favorite animal!
This is just a fraction of what Colchester Zoo has to offer, for more information or opening hours visit our website or give us a call – we’ll look forward to seeing you soon!