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Colchester Zoo

Colchester Zoo has some of the best cat and primate collections in Europe. See a White tiger eye to eye or get closer to the Zoo's Chimpanzees in Chimp World. Other award winning enclosures include specialist thematic enclosures for a breeding group of Humboldt's Penguins and an african plains area with lions, giraffes, rhinos and pygmy hippos.

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White Tiger Valley, Chimp World, Penguin Shores, Serengeti Plains, Bar & Restaurant.


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Colchester Zoo is located just south of Colchester. Take the A1124 exit off the main A12 following the elephant signs.

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