If you love animals and want a day out with your family, then head to Colchester Zoo, you will see over 270 amazing species set in around 60 acres of land and lakes.

Where can I enjoy a family day out in Colchester?

At the Colchester Zoo located in Heckfordbridge.

Meet Jojo and Srey Ya, two beautiful sun bears and learns about their habits and feeding times. As you walk around the park you will see Komodo dragons, rhinos, and ostriches all roaming together. You will see rare species across the park that you may have never seen before. You will also have a chance to walk underwater in an amazing 24-metre tunnel that heads to the sealion Pool, learn about them and see them up close and watch the amazing daily displays. You will even get a chance to feed the elephants and giraffes, after that why not take a ride on the Lost Madagascar Express!

  • Open from 9:30am – 4:30pm
  • Prices start from £17.99
  • Ages 3 and under are FREE
  • Multiple different exhibits and events every day

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