Coronavirus (COVID-19)

If you are planning on travelling distance to attractions, we would recommend that you contact the venues directly in advance to avoid disappointment.

If you, or any of your party have a new persistant cough, or develop a fever of 38C, we would instead advise you to use the NHS's dedicated website for professional advice.

Marwell Zoological Park

A world of animals in a setting of great natural beauty at Marwell Zoological Park, 6 miles south-east of Winchester. Marwell's 100 acre park is home to over 200 species of animals in large paddocks and thoughtfully designed enclosures. Come face to face with a Siberian Tiger, hear the jungle call of the Gibbons, see the stunning colours of tropical frogs and plants! Knowing that Marwell is saving endangered species gives your day a special significance and pleasure. Favourite and unfamiliar animals - Giraffe, Meerkats, Lemurs, Snow Leopards, Jaguar, Cheetah, Rhino, Zebra, Leopard, Llama, Lion, Tamarins and Wallabies, Tiger and more. Birds include Owls, Parrots, Pheasants, Cranes and Ostrich. Nocturnal species enjoy a moonlit world in the Nightlife exhibit. Penguin World has thrilling underwater views, Tropical World takes you to the steamy rainforest with amazing creatures from Dwarf Crocodile to Chameleons and Piranha! Holiday specials include 'Creature Close-ups', camel rides, touch tables, enclosure talks, face painting, a busy calendar of special events and art exhibitions. Don't miss Winter Wonderland - Marwell's sensational Christmas grotto. Easy access from M3 and M27 Free car park, free road train, seasonal rail train Adventure Playground Gift Shop

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