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Marwell Zoo

Marwell Zoo

Colden Common
Winchester
Hampshire
SO21 1JH

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Tel: +44 (0)1962 777 407

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Opening Times

Open (1 Jan 2020 - 31 Dec 2020)

* Open 363 days a year. Excludes Christmas Day & Boxing Day. Open from 10am all year round, closing times vary. Please visit the Marwell website for full details.

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 Saturday 6 April 2019 to Sunday 1 September 2019. This service runs twice a day from Southampton on weekends during the summer school holidays. Taking this bus also offers an exclusive saving of 10% 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.

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Events

Saturday, 4th April 2020 - Thursday, 3rd September 2020

SUPERSIZED! Brick Adventure at Marwell ZooSUPERSIZED! Brick Adventure at Marwell ZooMarwell Zoo in Hampshire will be home to dozens of new species, as it becomes the first attraction in the world to host a brand new collection of superized toy brick creatures in 2020.
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Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult£21.00 per ticket
Child£17.00 per ticket
Family£72.00 per ticket
Senior/Student£18.50 per ticket

All prices include an optional donation and vary throughout seasons. 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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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

4 of 5 stars
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    • Very Good
      867
    • Average
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    Recent Reviews:

    • Q500YAdeanr
      Trip Type:
      Family
      Christmas 2009
      1 of 5 stars
      Tuesday, 14th January 2020
      Shocked . Spent over £100 on this very special Christmas visit and left very disappointed. Wanted something very special as a last Christmas experience was daughter as daughter growing up so... Read full review
    • 973hannahj
      Portsmouth, United Kingdom
      Nice winter visit
      4 of 5 stars
      Thursday, 16th January 2020
      Had a good day out with my boyfriend for my first visit to Marwell. Even though quite a few of the animals were in hiding due to the cold weather we still had plenty to see and explore around. We... Read full review
    • marklV8652PG
      Canvey Island, United Kingdom
      Marwell Zoo
      5 of 5 stars
      Saturday, 18th January 2020
      We visited Marwell Zoo last May and took our 2 grandchildren. The weather was brilliant and we had a fantastic day. Very large area to walk around and lots of animals to see. We would highly... Read full review

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