Birthday Parties

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Check out our party experiences! 

Be a party animal at outstanding value for money! We offer a choice of four birthday packages designed to suit all ages, PLUS two party options in our Jungle Tumble soft play complex. Find out more about each package below:

Party Packages

Party Packages include: 

  • Complimentary entry for the whole day (excluding Jungle Tumble Play Party option 2)
  • 2 hour hosted party (Please note that adult supervision is still required for parties.)
  • Picnic style meal - sandwich, a savoury snack, a piece of fruit, a sweet treat and a cold drink for each child
  • A present for each child
  • Special gift for the Birthday child
  • Invitations
  • Selected number of FREE adult entries (number depends on chosen party)
  • Additional persons attending the party, but not participating, qualify for group rate entry (must be booked in advance)

Birthday savingTo book

For more information or to book please contact our Experiences Reception to find out more!

Telephone: 01206 331292 ext. 232 or 237

Email: experiences@colchesterzoo.org

*Both the adult host and the birthday child  must have valid passes at the time of booking and when attending the birthday party to qualify for this reduced rate.

Please read the terms and conditions before making your booking.

Download your birthday invitations here!


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