Marwell Wildlife

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  • Address: Thompson's Ln, Colden Common, Winchester, Hampshire SO21 1JY, United Kingdom
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  • Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +44-1962777407
  • Ticket Price: 17 GBP
  • Time Required: 04:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Wildlife Park, Zoo, Family And Kids

Marwell wildlife is a zoo situated near Winchester that offers a range of wildlife experience to people who visit it. It is home to over 1,200 animals of 235 different species. Founded by John Knowles in 1972, this zoo is also an important breeding center for several species such as the Mongolian wild horse which is already extinct in the wild and others such as the snow leopard and Siberian tiger which is close to extinction. Inside the park, there are a number of themed areas such as:

  • Into Africa which is an African themed exhibit including Rothschild's giraffes, sable antelope, porcupines, weaverbirds and Old World monkeys.
  • Heart of Africa which is themed on the Congo rainforests and is home to bongos, Congo buffalo and Lake Malawi cichlids
  • Tropical World which is a glass house with rainforest creatures including a West African dwarf crocodile, poison arrow frogs, piranhas, tarantulas, frilled lizards, and leafcutter ants.
  • Roof of the World which is themed along the Himalayan mountain range and exhibits snow leopards, owls and takins in natural surroundings.
  • World of Lemurs which a glass corridor around the lemur enclosures exhibiting: black and white ruffed lemur; Alaotran gentle lemur and ring tailed lemur.

Marwell Wildlife Travel Tips

  • All toilets have disabled cubicles and for guests with severe disabilities we have a Changing Places toilet facility opposite Tropical World with radar key access.

Entrance Ticket Details For Marwell Wildlife

Prices from 25th March to 30th October 2016:

  • Adult (Age 17-59): £ 17.26
  • Child (Age 3 – 16): £ 13.62
  • Infant (Age under 2 yrs): Free
  • Concession (Senior 60+/Student with NUS card): £ 14.99
  • Family (2 adults & 2 children (under 17 years)): £57.22
  • For prices inclusive of optional donation, refer to the website.

Prices from 31st October to 31st December 2016:

  • Adult (Age 17-59): £ 13.62
  • Child (Age 3 – 16): £ 10.45
  • Infant (Age under 2 yrs): Free
  • Concession (Senior 60+/Student with NUS card): £ 11.35
  • Family (2 adults & 2 children (under 17 years)): £ 44.50
  • For prices inclusive of optional donation, refer to the website.

Marwell Wildlife Hours

  • Closes between 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm depending on time of year. Kindly confirm once before visiting.

How to Reach Marwell Wildlife

  • By Bus station: Marwell Turning Area (NE-bound)

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  • Marwell Wildlife Address: Thompson's Ln, Colden Common, Winchester, Hampshire SO21 1JY, United Kingdom
  • Marwell Wildlife Contact Number: +44-1962777407
  • Marwell Wildlife Timing: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm
  • Marwell Wildlife Price: 17 GBP
  • Best time to visit Marwell Wildlife(preferred time): 10:00 am - 02:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Marwell Wildlife: 04:00 Hrs
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  • 61.61% of people who visit Winchester include Marwell Wildlife in their plan

  • 62.2% of people start their Marwell Wildlife visit around 12 PM - 1 PM

  • People usually take around 4 Hrs to see Marwell Wildlife

Wednesday, Friday and Saturday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Marwell Wildlife

People normally club together Lainston House and Hythe Ferry while planning their visit to Marwell Wildlife.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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