St Peter's Street, Winchester, EN, GB, SO23 8BS
- Phone: (44) 1962 840840
- Fax: (44) 1962 841582
Mo to Su from 10:00 AM to 06:00 PMMarwell is one of Britain's leading zoological parks. Founded in 1972, it currently has over 200 rare and endangered species in its breeding programs. It specializes in hoofed animals, but also features a wide variety of creatures ranging from giraffe to spiders. The site is huge (around 100 acres) but there are trains to carry visitors around the enclosures. For lunch there is a choice between the restaurant and several picnic sites and there is a gift shop which includes an extensive selection of books. The zoo also prides itself on its educational activities and details of these are available on request. Last entry one hour before closing. Closed Christmas Day.