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Tiger at Marwell Zoo

Marwell Zoo

Colden Common
SO21 1JH

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Tel: +44 (0)1962 777 407

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Opening Times

Spring (1 Mar 2019 - 6 July 2019)
Summer (7 July 2019 - 3 Sept 2019)
Autumn (4 Sept 2019 - 28 Sept 2019)
Late Winter (29 Oct 2019 - 31 Dec 2019)
Monday - Sunday10:00 - 16:00

* Open 7 days a week closed Christmas Day and Boxing Day.

Open from 10am daily

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

Bus: Service M1 Eastleigh to Marwell Zoo PLUS twice a day from Southampton: Runs direct to Marwell Zoo daily from Thursday 21 July until Sunday 4 September & offers an exclusive saving of 10% off zoo admission!

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


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Friday, 5th April 2019 - Sunday, 1st September 2019

BRICKOSAURS! at Marwell ZooBRICKOSAURS! at Marwell ZooBRICKOSAURS! A world-first collection of giant LEGO® brick dinosaurs is coming to Marwell Zoo in 2019. Marwell Zoo will become the first attraction in the world to host a collection of giant LEGO® brick dinosaurs. BRICKOSAURS, a prehistoric experience featuring a total of 50 life-sized sculptures...
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Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult£20.00 per ticket
Child£16.00 per ticket
Senior/Student£17.50 per ticket

All Prices include a voluntary donation. Please visit Marwell's website for more ticket information.



  • 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


  • 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
  • Guided Tours Available for Groups
  • Guided Tours Available for Individuals

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Recent Reviews:

  • Randoman1
    Colchester, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    One of the best
    5 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 23rd September 2018
    A bit of a flying visit as we were in the area. Had a checklist of animals I wished to photograph but happy to picture anything which will pose for me and a lot which won't. The problem with a flying... Read full review
  • Ashfordian
    Ashford Kent.
    Great Day Out
    5 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 25th September 2018
    Great place to visit, friendly staff and wonderful animals to see. Reasonable priced food. Was able to get close to the animals. The Tropical House is fantastic. This place is well worth a visit Read full review
  • Luke T
    Trip Type:
    Changed so much for the better
    4 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 27th September 2018
    Popped in as a chill day for my birthday an was pleasantly surprised at how much the place has changed. The new tropical house was great an seeing the sloth was amazing. Also all the other exhibits... Read full review

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