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Colchester Zoo tickets

You don’t have to travel far to find some excellent visitor attractions. Colchester Zoo is one of the finest zoos in Europe with over 260 species to see in 60 acres of parkland and lakes.

One way to save yourself the time and frustration of waiting in a queue is to buy your tickets while staying at Waldegraves.

Purchasing tickets at Waldegraves Reception in advance is one of the quickest and cheapest way for you to get into Colchester ZOO.

Get specially-priced tickets and make your stay extra special with an animal experience!

Colchester Zoo

Colchester Zoo, rated the 2nd best zoo in the whole of the UK by The Tripadvisor Travellers ‘Choice Awards, has over 260 species to see, set in 60 acres of beautiful parkland and lakes.

As you walk around the zoo there’s plenty of play areas to try out including the indoor soft play area Jungle Tumble so the kids can release their wild side! Learn more about the animals and see them up close by watching an array of displays with the chance to quiz keepers about your favourite animals!


Colchester Zoo also offers a full calendar of events throughout the year including their summer holiday campaign events, annual spook-tacular Shriek Week in October half term and the zoo’s Magic of Christmas events on selected dates throughout December. All of which are packed full of fantastic events for all the family!

For more information on Colchester Zoo and its upcoming events visit