Marwell Zoo

“140 acres of landscaped surroundings and home to exotic and endangered species” - VisitEngland Assessor


Winchester, Hampshire

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Marwell’s 140-acre park in Winchester is home to an array of exotic and endangered species, in beautiful landscaped surroundings. With 5 adventure playgrounds, daily talks and animal feeds there is something for the whole family to enjoy. In 2019, Marwell will host the exciting world exclusive exhibition BRICKOSAURS! Featuring the largest touring LEGO ® brick dinosaur model ever made – a colossal eight-metre T-Rex, the interactive expedition will certainly amaze families, LEGO and dinosaur enthusiasts alike.

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Marwell Zoo
Marwell Zoo, Colden Common, WINCHESTER, Hampshire, SO21 1JH
Phone : 01962 777407

About The area

Discover Hampshire

Hampshire’s varied landscape of hills and heaths, downlands and forests, valleys and coast is without rival in southern England. Combine these varied landscapes and terrains with secluded and idyllic villages, complete with thatched and timber-framed cottages and Norman churches, elegant Georgian market towns, historic ports and cities, restored canals and ancient abbeys, forts and castles, and you have a county that is paradise for lovers of the great outdoors.

If you’re a walker, stride out across the high, rolling, chalk downland of the north Hampshire ‘highlands’ with far-reaching views, walk through steep, beech-clad ‘hangers’ close to the Sussex border. Or perhaps take a gentler stroll and meander along peaceful paths through unspoilt river valleys, etched by the sparkling trout streams of the Test, Itchen, Avon and Meon. Alternatively, wander across lonely salt marshes and beside fascinating coastal inlets or, perhaps, explore the beautiful medieval forest and heathland of the New Forest, the jewel in Hampshire’s crown.

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