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Colchester Zoo

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Colchester Zoo logoColchester Zoo up to 15% off onlineAdvance booking gets 5%, 10% or 15% discount

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If you buy tickets online at Colchester Zoo at least a day in advance, you can get up to 15% off. During the zoo's off-peak season, and on peak weekends, you'll get 10% off when you book online. On peak season weekdays you'll get 15% off. You can also get 5% off during most school holidays - see Colchester Zoo for included dates.

When we checked on Mon 25 Jan, the online ticket prices were:

  • Weekday term time main peak season -  adult: £19.11, (£22.99 at the gate), child: £13.16 (£15.49 at the gate). 
  • Weekend term time main peak season - adult: £20.24 (£22.49 at the gate), child: £13.94 (£15.49 at the gate).
  • School holidays - adult: £21.37 (£22.49 at the gate), child: £14.24 (£15.49 at the gate).
  • Winter off-peak season (until Fri 12 Feb) - adult: £13.49 (£14.99 at the gate), child: £9.89 (£10.99 at the gate).

Tesco Clubcard logoColchester Zoo - swap Tesco Clubcard points*Convert your Tesco Clubcard points into Colchester Zoo rewards

£7.50 = 1 ticket

Every £7.50 of Tesco clubcard points is worth one day entry ticket for Colchester Zoo.

To get the offer, register or log-in with Tesco*, then visit the Colchester Zoo clubcard reward page* and enter the quantity of tokens you require (children under three go free). At the checkout you will need to enter the codes on your clubcard vouchers.

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Tokens are valid six months from issue and will be delivered by post. Excludes e-tickets, season tickets, Gold or Platinum passes, special events/shows, other promotions. discounts or offers, group bookings and annual memberships.

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