Month: August 2019

Monster fun this October half term

August 15, 2019

From 26 October to 3 November 2019, take part in a free monster trail Tack down 12 hidden monsters around the zoo, the colourful illustrated beasts include a panteater, spitopotamus […]

Enjoy a Wonderland themed Christmas at Marwell

August 15, 2019

Christmas at Marwell is a magical event, providing a fun filled 60 to 80-minute festive experience for all the family to meet Father Christmas. **Now outdated 2019 event** This year, […]

Have you spotted our three flamingo chicks yet?

August 15, 2019

Three of our greater flamingo eggs have hatched! Greater flamingos usually lay one egg and when chicks first hatch, they have pale grey down, which is soon replaced by a second, […]

All aboard!

August 15, 2019

For some time we have been working to completely upgrade our road train. A few weeks ago, a brand-new road train was delivered to our doors and it has since been travelling […]

We have a new species at the zoo…

August 13, 2019

A new mongoose species has been introduced! For all the mongoose fans out there we have exciting news, we have recently introduced a Bokiboky (Madagascan mongoose) here at Marwell! The […]

Check out August’s Animal of the Month

August 1, 2019

This month we are focusing on our stunning okapi! Here at Marwell we have three okapis, Jabari (our male), Daphne (our female) and their calf, Niari.  Okapis are an endangered […]