Rise of the Dinosaurs

A visit to Marwell Zoo is a chance to get up close to the wonders of the natural world and help save them.

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Roadworks in Colden Common

Southern Water are carrying out roadworks in Colden Common. Please check their website and allow extra time for your journey.


Check out the penguins, tigers, meerkats, lemurs, crocs and giraffes on our webcams.

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Follow the Great Dinosaur egg hunt!

Dinosaur Egg Hunt at Easter weekendThis Easter Bank Holiday Weekend take part in our annual Egg Hunt with a Dinosaur Twist!

Find the dinosaur eggs around the park and meet the Easter bunny to collect your free chocolate egg!

Take the Velvet service M bus from Eastleigh train station and enjoy 10% off admission!

going wild with dinosaurs

Happy dinosaurFrom zoo keepers busting a move in the giraffe house to volunteers strutting their stuff at Admissions, we created our very own version of Pharrell’s hit song ‘Happy’.

Our choir has re-written the lyrics to celebrate the arrival of Velma the dinosaur.

new tiny primate species has arrived

silvery marmosetA family of inquisitive silvery marmosets have arrived at their new home and are delighting guests with their playful antics.

Mum, Dad and four youngsters, including three-month-old twins, have joined the zoo’s group of Saki monkeys in the Fur, Feathers and Scales exhibit.


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