Month: July 2022

Marwell Zoo veterinarian listens to chest of Humbolst penguin chick as part of routine health check

Humboldt penguin chick checks!

July 31, 2022

Our Humboldt penguin chicks have been given a clean bill of health following a recent round of health checks. The checks, which form a routine part of the care penguin […]

Amur tiger at Marwell Zoo relaxed, licking its lips

International Tiger Day: when is it and what to know?

July 28, 2022

Learn everything you need to know about the international day of the tiger. International Tiger Day is a great annual event, and here we explain what it is, why it’s […]

Glow Marwell (2022)

July 26, 2022

Last year, we hosted an immersive light extravaganza where we turned Marwell’s majestic grounds into a twinkling wonderland full of fairy lights, magic and delight. For 2023, our event will […]

a Grevy's zebra foal in a field with its mother at Marwell Zoo

Zebra Zoomies!

July 21, 2022

We’ve got our very own racing stripes! Keep reading to see the video. We’re thrilled to announce the birth of an endangered Grevy’s zebra foal born to first-time mum Khumba. […]

Play park

Special Summer offer for Day Guests

July 18, 2022

*This offer ran during 2022* With family budgets tightening and the school holidays fast approaching we are delighted to be able to offer a fantastic incentive to help your pennies […]

A Bokiboky at Marwell Zoo licks an ice cube

Our animals have been enjoying ice-pop treats in the heat!

July 14, 2022

Many of our animals have natural adaptations suited to hot climates. However, some species may need a little extra help keeping cool at the zoo, so our keepers recently offered […]

Cafe Graze view to valley field

Tips to help you stay cool at the zoo…

July 14, 2022

If you’re visiting us this weekend, make sure you’re prepared for the hot weather! Just in case you forget anything, we’ve got you covered…

Pygmy Hippopotamus Choeropsis Liberiensis Marwell Zoo Staff Credit Lisa Keywood Pygmy Hippo Swimming

How do our animals cope with the heat?

July 14, 2022

Many animals at Marwell can be found in countries where temperatures soar. As such, they have natural adaptations to help cope with the heat! Pygmy hippos Pygmy hippos can be […]

Guests at Marwell zoo stand under a sign and point in direction of

Exciting news for Annual Membership holders!

July 13, 2022

We know you’ve missed spontaneous visits to the zoo, so we’re thrilled to announce that from tomorrow, Thursday 14 July, Annual Members will no longer be required to book a […]