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Tropical Wings Zoo

#1 of 40 things to do in Chelmsford Features Animals
Wickford Road | South Woodham Ferrers, Chelmsford CM3 5QZ, England
+44 1245 425394
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Zoos are fun

Good value for money Not too big. Nice size. Good for getting out for a few hours. My favourite... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
John K
via mobile
Great visit for a couple of hours

I think the place is great and the kids love it. The butterfly enclosure is amazing and the main... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
FamilyTravelMad_UK
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London, England, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
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“butterfly house” (164 reviews)
“birds of prey” (37 reviews)
“small animals” (23 reviews)
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Wickford Road | South Woodham Ferrers, Chelmsford CM3 5QZ, England
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+44 1245 425394
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Good value for money Not too big. Nice size. Good for getting out for a few hours. My favourite animals were the otters and the meerkats.

Thank John K
Reviewed 4 days ago

I think the place is great and the kids love it. The butterfly enclosure is amazing and the main attraction for the visit. It is roughly a 2 hour visit including seeing a couple of shows on the timetable. Best time to go is a...More

Thank FamilyTravelMad_UK
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Visited here with friend and her 9 year old grand daughter. For 2 ladies of a certain age and one child, there were a few pence in change out of £30. Haven't been to Tropical Wings for about 5 years and I thought it was...More

1  Thank Liz H
TropicalWings, Manager at Tropical Wings Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. We are very disappointed to read your review and to hear that you feel we have not made improvements over the last 5 years. We can assure you this is not the case. Just...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Only finding this place by accident whilst on a drive we decided to visit a few weeks later when we were stuck with where to take our 1 year old daughter. She loved it. There's plenty of different birds to see along with butterflies. There's...More

Thank Daniel R
TropicalWings, Manager at Tropical Wings Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your great review Daniel R, we are so glad that you came across us and decided to visit and its great to hear that you and your daughter enjoyed all the wonderful aspects we have to offer. We look forward to welcoming...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had never heard of this place before, and found it by looking on trip advisor for something to do in the area. I'm glad we found it, this is a nice zoo with plenty to do for kids. More reasonably priced than the other...More

1  Thank Mrsbish1
TropicalWings, Manager at Tropical Wings Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you Mrsbish1 for taking the time to leave us a review. We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your day with us. We look forward to welcoming your friends and hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a fab afternoon out loads of quirky animals and such a nice experience for little ones as they can get so close to interact with animals nice food outlets and great shows

Thank rainbowdrops
TropicalWings, Manager at Tropical Wings Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you rainbowdrops for your lovely review. We pride ourselves on the interaction we offer between our animals and our guests. We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lots to see Push chair friendly Good parking facility Can take picnic or eat in cafe Lots of shade Friendly staff

Thank Kate B
TropicalWings, Manager at Tropical Wings Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you Kate B. We pride ourselves on being a fully accessible environment for wheelchairs and pushchairs and are pleased that this met your needs. All of our staff look forward to welcoming you back to us soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very expensive to get in, very difficult to navigate around , but the restaurant is very good , excellent service , very good food and reasonable prices

1  Thank ajwellard
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited this lovely zoo with my 6 year old daugther and friends plenty to do lots of play space , lovely animals not busy like bigger zoos and able to see them really up close lovely gift shop not overpriced best bit was the butterfly...More

Thank charlotte r
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went to Tropical Wings for the first time today, what a really great place to visit, the butterfly enclosure was fantastic, will defiantly be going back again

Thank Ruth S
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Sophie A
8 August 2017|
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Response from Chelsea D | Reviewed this property |
sorry - I thought I was answering a question about Marsh farm 😂😂. tropical wings has butterflies, birds, meerkats, a skunk, an open farm section with goats, chickens, turkeys ect
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katiekaye1
11 December 2016|
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Response from lewylittlelegs | Reviewed this property |
We bought a family ticket for 2 adults and 2 children (under 12) for around £35.
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