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Marwell's Zebras

Marwell Zoo

Colden Common
Winchester
Hampshire
SO21 1JH

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Opening Times

Open (1 Jan 2020 - 31 Dec 2020)

* Marwell Zoo is open! The park is open to general guests from 10am. Entry for annual membership holders is from 9.30am. Please arrive later to avoid queues.The zoo will close at 5pm and last entry is 90 minutes before closing time.

Map & Directions

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Road Directions

Marwell's postcode is SO21 1JH and is situated just off the B2177 between Colden Common and Bishops Waltham. Follow the large brown tourist signs. If you’re planning a motorway route, then head off the M3 at J11 or the M27 at J10 (westbound) or J5 (eastbound).

Public Transport Directions

The M1 service runs direct to Marwell Zoo every hour from Eastleigh and once a day from Southampton on weekends, bank holidays and school holidays from April - September. This service runs twice a day from Southampton on weekends during the summer school holidays. Taking this bus also offers an exclusive saving of 20% off zoo admission!

The nearest train stations are Southampton Airport Parkway (7 miles), Eastleigh (5 miles) and Winchester (8 miles).

For full transport details and directions please visit the Marwell website.

*The M1 bus is not currently running. Please check with the service provider for the latest information.

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Events

Saturday, 4th April 2020 - Sunday, 1st November 2020

SUPERSIZED! Brick Adventure at Marwell ZooSUPERSIZED! Brick Adventure at Marwell ZooMarwell Zoo in Hampshire is now home to dozens of new species, as it becomes the first attraction in the world to host a brand new collection of SUPERSIZED! toy brick creatures.
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Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult£22.00 per ticket
Child£18.00 per ticket
Family£76.00 per ticket
Senior/Student£18.50 per ticket

Prices vary throughout the year and those above include an optional donation. Please check the Marwell website for full details. Children aged 2 and under go FREE.

Facilities

Accessibility

  • All Areas Accessible to Disabled Visitors
  • Disabled Parking
  • Disabled persons toilet
  • No dogs (Guide dogs accepted)
  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors
  • Ramp/Level Access
  • Wheelchair user accessible

Catering

  • On-Site cafe/restaurant
  • Outdoor eating area
  • Picnic Site
  • Refreshments Available
  • Restaurant
  • Undercover picnic area

Children & Infants

  • Babes in Arms
  • Baby changing
  • Children’s packs
  • Children's Meals
  • Highchair(s) available
  • Outdoor children’s play area

Establishment Features

  • All weather attraction
  • Conference facilities
  • Event Venue
  • Gift shop
  • Groups welcome
  • Licensed for weddings & ceremonies
  • Meeting rooms
  • Open all year round
  • Toilets

Group Travel

  • Out of Hours Visits

Parking & Transport

  • Coach parking
  • On site parking
  • Parking (free)
  • Secure cycle parking

Payment Methods

  • Approx length of visit - 4-5 hours
  • Groups Accepted
  • Special group rates

Specialist Features

  • Family Fun

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Demonstrations Given
  • Educational Visits Accepted

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    Recent Reviews:

    • f11h
      Fleet, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Family
      Great zoo
      4 of 5 stars
      Sunday, 20th September 2020
      Marwell is a lovely zoo with big wide open spaces for the animals. Takes 3-4 hours to wander round. Make sure you take supplies as the cafe is a rip off. Read full review
    • Q1218IDsuew
      Trip Type:
      Family
      Visit to Marwell Zoo
      2 of 5 stars
      Sunday, 20th September 2020
      Yesterday, Saturday 19 September we visited Marwell Zoo. It was so so busy with no social distancing and no timed tickets to control the numbers. Queues were long and so many people everywhere... Read full review
    • tdibs214
      Hartley Wintney, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Family
      Lack of covid controls
      3 of 5 stars
      Sunday, 20th September 2020
      If only they applied to same rigorous to seeing the animals as they did to the cafes it would have been ok. As it was there were far too many people, little social distancing or following of one way... Read full review

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