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Theme park developments for the year included the refurbishment of the Runaway Train roller coaster as Scorpion Express and Amazu Treetop Adventure, a children's raised play area within the zoo.The park's annual Halloween event was rebranded Howl'O'Ween.
The complex opened as Chessington Zoo in 1931, with the theme park being developed alongside the zoo by The Tussauds Group and opening on 7 July 1987, as one of the first themed amusement parks in Britain.
2015 was advertised as "Year of the Penguins", introducing an updated Penguins of Madagascar Live: Operation Cheezy Dibbles show on the Madagascar stage, a rethemed "Jungle Bouncers" as "Penguins of Madagascar Mission: Treetop Hoppers" (since reverted to Berry Bouncers) and "Penguin Bay", a refurbished enclosure for the Zoo's Humboldt penguins.
New Penguins of Madagascar themed suites also opened in the Safari Hotel.
For the event, African tribal dancers and street explorers can be found roaming and interacting with guests.
On an evening in June, Chessington Zoo opens late for the Chessington Roar & Explore conservation event.
Smuggler’s Galleon (a swinging ride) reached heights of 20 meters; it was later renamed Black Buccaneer.
The new rides were to operate on a pay-one-price admission basis, and replace the existing pay-as-you-go fairground rides.
The long-running Safari Skyway monorail closed midway through the year, after 29 years of service.
Little was changed during the 2016 season, a small live show named Pandamonium opened near the zoo, a Go Ape high ropes course opened, and Trail of the Kings received some new decoration.
On , The Tussauds Group was taken over by Merlin Entertainments Ltd, which owns other brands such as Sea Life Centres.
Besides Chessington, Merlin also purchased Alton Towers, the nearby Thorpe Park, and Madame Tussauds, which made Merlin the second largest entertainment operator in the world in terms of attendance numbers, behind Disney.
In the same year, the annual Halloween Hocus Pocus event included a new attraction, The Mystery of Hocus Pocus Hall, featuring projection-mapped visual effects.