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Marwell Zoo

Marwell Zoo Penguin Enclosure Swimming Underwater


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Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
2 and UnderFree
Adult (inc. optional donation)£17.00 per ticket
Child (inc. optional donation)£13.50 per ticket
Family (2a 2c - inc. optional donation)£58.00 per person per day
Senior/Student (inc. optional donation)£14.50 per person per day

These are our current winter prices which will change on 3rd April.
Marwell Zoo is an action oriented conservation charity - please support our work through making a donation as part of your entrance fee.

Opening Times

Open All Year (1 Jan 2019 - 31 Jan 2020)
Monday - Sunday10:00 - 16:00*

* Closing time depends on season. Please contact us for times before you travel.
Closed on Christmas and Boxing Day.

Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change
Colden Common
SO21 1JH
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Tel01962 777407


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Recent Reviews:

  • ollieday1
    Lovely day out but spoilt for me by one person.
    3 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 13th February 2019
    We had a lovely family day out at Marwell for our granddaughters first birthday. We saw lots of the animals and we had a nice lunch there. On the way out we went into the gift shop for a cuppa in the... Read full review
  • hollyreadingberks
    Wokingham, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Great zoo and lots to see
    4 of 5 stars
    Friday, 15th February 2019
    Went on a sunny Tuesday and it was pretty quiet which was good. The prices are lower in the winter and you have the option to gift aid your entrance fee which we were asked if we wanted to do. The... Read full review
  • Gareth D
    Trip Type:
    Not worth the money
    2 of 5 stars
    Friday, 15th February 2019
    Was shocked to go back to marwell Zoo after a few years to find out how much it had gone down hill. Does a great job of advertising all the animals but in reality it's not like that so many animals... Read full review

Map & Directions

Road Directions

By car: Free parking Marwell is situated just off the B2177 (between Colden Common and Bishops Waltham). Marwell is well signposted please follow the large brown tourist signs.

Public Transport Directions

By rail:The nearest train stations are Southampton Airport Parkway (7 miles), Eastleigh (5 miles) and Winchester (8 miles).By air:Southampton Airport: 7 miles from the park. Bournemouth Airport: 36 miles. London Heathrow: 61 miles. London Gatwick: 65 miles.

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