- 1 Colchester Zoo Prices, Opening Times & Saving Guide
- 2 Colchester Zoo Prices for Ticket/Admission
- 3 Colchester Zoo Pass Prices
- 4 Benefits of Colchester Zoo Pass
- 5 Colchester Zoo Opening Times
- 6 How Do I Contact Colchester Zoo?
- 7 Conclusion
- 8 Frequently Asked Questions
- 8.1 Q. Do you need to book for Colchester Zoo?
- 8.2 Q. Do you have to pay for parking at Colchester Zoo?
- 8.3 Q. How much is a taxi from Colchester to Colchester Zoo?
- 8.4 Q. Does Colchester Zoo take cash?
- 8.5 Q. Can you take your own food to Colchester Zoo?
- 8.6 Q. Is Colchester Zoo open in December – on Christmas Day?
Colchester Zoo Prices, Opening Times & Saving Guide
Colchester Zoo is a zoological garden located near Colchester, England.
Opened in 1963, it is home to numerous rare and endangered species such as big cats, primates and birds as well as many invertebrates and fish species.
According to Wikipedia, it has over 5666 No. of animals and more than 240 No. of species.
The most famous exhibits at the zoo include Edge of Africa, Dragons of Komodo, Wilds of Asia, Orangutan Forest, Lost Madagascar, and Playa Patagonia.
Colchester Zoo Prices, Hours and Dates are subject to change.
In this article, we explain Colchester Zoo Ticket Prices, Colchester Zoo Opening Times, Colchester Zoo Map, Colchester Zoo Annual Pass, and other useful details.
Colchester Zoo Prices for Ticket/Admission
Below are the latest Colchester Zoo Ticket Prices in 2021 –
Prices for visits between the 1st November – 28th December
Visits between the 1st November – 28th December 2021
|Ticket Type||Standard admission||Midweek 15% Saver||Weekends
|TIMED TICKET REQUIRED?|
(16 – 59 yrs)
(3 – 15 yrs)
Prices for visits on Magic of Christmas dates: 4th, 5th, 11th, 12th, 18th – 24th December
Visits for Magic of Christmas event dates: 4th, 5th, 11th, 12th, 18th – 24th December 2021.
|Ticket Type||Standard admission||E-ticket admission
|TIMED TICKET REQUIRED?|
(16 – 59yrs)
(3 – 15yrs)
|Santa Experience Ticket (Required for children taking part only)||£10.00||£10.00||YES|
Colchester Zoo Christmas
Santa Experience tickets are SOLD OUT for the 4th & 5th December with limited additional tickets now available for our other Magic of Christmas Dates.
- Christmas Gift is subject to availability and supply chains.
- Santa Experience tickets are not included in the cost of admission and must be purchased separately for £10 per child, this includes Child Passholders and under 3s.
- Adults accompanying children taking part in the Santa Experience do not require a Santa Experience Ticket.
- If you choose to visit us on one of our late night ‘Christmas Starlight Nights’ a separate admission ticket is NOT required – this is included in the price above.
- Zoo Passholders are NOT required to book to visit on a Magic of Christmas event date but MUST pre-book any Santa Experience tickets they require.
Colchester Zoo – Magic of Christmas activities below!
- Santa’s Reindeer Stable – 11 am to 3.30 pm
- Elves’ Workshop – 11 am to 3.30 pm
- Christmas Photo Point – 11 am to 3:30 pm
- Party with the Elves – 3 pm
Colchester Zoo Pass Prices
Below are the latest Colchester Zoo Pass Prices in 2021 –
|Pass Kind||Current Pass Price:|
|Adult 16 – 59yrs||£69.00|
|Child 3 – 15yrs||£49.00|
|Seniors 60yrs +||£59.00|
|All prices above are inclusive of VAT.|
|If you purchase 4 or more Zoo Passes in the same transaction you’ll receive a 10% discount!|
Benefits of Colchester Zoo Pass
- Unlimited entry for a year (except Christmas Day)
- Entry to annual special events.
- 10% discount in gift shops (On selected items)
- Entrance to selected major zoos free of charge
- Child pass holders qualify for a reduced rate when they have their birthday party at Colchester Zoo
- Money off animal experiences for pass holders
- 25% friends & family discount (for up to 2 accompanying guests per visit.)
- 20% discount in Penguin’s Restaurant & Southern Kitchen when you spend over £15.00! (not valid in conjunction with any other offer)
- 10% discount in all catering outlets (excluding sweets)
- Bring two accompanying guests to the Passholder event ‘Wake Up with Colchester Zoo!
Colchester Zoo Opening Times
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How Do I Contact Colchester Zoo?
To contact Colchester Zoo via telephone please dial 01206 331292.
For out of hours emergency contact please dial 01206 331292.
If you require assistance please email at [email protected]
For other inquiries –
- For more information on entrance prices, click here.
- For times of opening, click here.
- For assistance with homework and project queries, click here.
- For current vacancies, click here.
- For further answers to FAQ’s please click here.
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Frequently Asked Questions
Q. Do you need to book for Colchester Zoo?
All paying visitors MUST pre-book online in advance of their visit.
Tickets are available in 30-minute time slots to help stagger arrivals and manage the density of people within the park.
Q. Do you have to pay for parking at Colchester Zoo?
No, You are welcome to park in the Zoo’s large car park free of charge.
Q. How much is a taxi from Colchester to Colchester Zoo?
The quickest way to get from Colchester (Station) to Colchester Zoo is to taxi which costs £15 – £19 and takes 8 min.
Q. Does Colchester Zoo take cash?
Yes, but cash is only used as a last resort.
Q. Can you take your own food to Colchester Zoo?
Yes, there are loads of eating places in the zoo and lots of picnic areas if you wish to bring your own food.
Q. Is Colchester Zoo open in December – on Christmas Day?
Colchester Zoo is open every day from 9.30 am except on Christmas Day.