Colchester Zoo Visit

Maldon Road
Colchester CO3 0SL

01206 331292

Visit Colchester Zoo to Create Lasting Memories with Friends & Family

Spending time with friends and family while you release your wild side - visit Colchester Zoo's animal kingdom will above all create long lasting fond memories together.

Meander through 60 acres of beautiful parkland and lakes visiting many different habitats that are home to over 240 species. Furthermore with many fantastic undercover areas a visit to Colchester Zoo during wet weather is just as much fun. Because there is much to enjoy, including hand feeding our elephants and giraffes, exciting play areas and interactive zones your visit will certainly always be enjoyable and fun.

Why use SmarterCard at Colchester Zoo?

Save up to £12.89 more than the best advance online ticket prices!

Official Colchester Zoo tickets

Available either on the day from the ticket office, Adults £23.99 – Child £16.99 or advance online at a discounted price Adult £21.59 – Child £15.29 either way your ticket will provide a truly memorable family outing.

The cheapest and smartest way to buy Colchester Zoo tickets

Save with SmarterCard. Our cardholders use their ‘free child’ voucher and as a result receive £16.99 off ‘on-the-day’ tickets from Colchester Zoo’s ticket office – simply purchase one adult ticket for £23.99 – and hence you save £16.99 – that’s an extra £12.89 off the best advance online price – now that’s Smart and easy.

In contrast for larger families and groups cardholders use their 15% off to enjoy further savings. Our SmarterCard holders also receive 10% off annual cards. Because our vouchers are valid until 1st August 2020 – there is certainly plenty of time to enjoy all our exclusive promotions and save your family money.

Exclusive vouchers include

  • 15%

    off 'on the day' tickets

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    Because SmarterCard holders are presented with exclusive offers including ‘15% off on-the-day tickets’ which they present at Colchester Zoo’s ticket office. An as a result enjoy savings from £10 during a single visit.

    Furthermore, buying your tickets with SmarterCard is cheaper than buying advance online tickets.



  • £16.99

    off 'on the day' tickets

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    Enjoy our SmarterCard holders ‘One child goes free‘ voucher. This discount will save you £12.89 off the best advance ticket online price.

    Simply present your SmarterCard and voucher at Colchester Zoo’s ticket office on the day of your visit. It’s cheaper, easy and smart and you will probably like to visit again and again.

  • 10%

    off Annual Passes

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    Colchester Zoo offers an exception experience to those of all ages, and you are likely to want to return soon. For that reason, our members receive 10% off annual passes when you buy 4 or more.


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