Zoo News

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September 2017

New Species at the Zoo!

As well as receiving lots of amazing, new LEGO brick animals over the summer, we are delighted to have welcomed some new furry friends to the collection too! 

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Squirrel monkey

August 2017

The Great Brick Safari: An Interactive Experience with LEGO® Bricks Launches at Marwell Zoo

Marwell has become the first UK zoo to host a collection of giant LEGO brick animals. 81 stunning sculptures, representing 27 different species, have been installed offering an exciting and unique trail to connect people with nature.

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July 2017

Lemurs Leap into Action as ‘Lemur Loop’ Opens

Our exciting new exhibit, ‘Lemur Loop’ is now open, allowing guests to walk through the primates' enclosure and watch them close up, like never before.

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June 2017

Our macaques are unharmed after a 10 minute escape.

Two of our adult Sulawesi black macaques escaped from their island enclosure. Zoo guests and staff were asked to remain indoors while our trained keepers dealt with the situation. The two macaques were returned to their home within 10 minutes. 

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Sulawesi black macaque with baby from February 2016

May 2017

Marwell's 45th anniversary

On Monday 23 May we celebrated our 45th anniversary with a trip down memory lane and cake – of course

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April 2017

March 2017

January 2017

Marwell News Magazine

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