Twycross Zoo - Follow Your Heart

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Open 364 days a year, Twycross Zoo is set amongst the beautiful rural countryside in the heart of England.

Right on the Leicestershire / Warwickshire border, Twycross Zoo is an award-winning conservation charity, with an award-winning schools programme, and fun for all the family.

Immerse yourself and explore the animal world any time of the year, with indoor and outdoor habitats, interactive experiences and fun, exciting encounters with over 500 animals, from 125 different species.

What animals do we have at Twycross Zoo? Find out here

Want to know more about our opening times and prices? That’s here

To find out more about our charity, The East Midlands Zoological Society, click here

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Ranger Talks at the Zoo today

10:30 AM

Aldabra Tortoise

11:00 AM

NEW Sumatran Tiger Toddler Talk (Weekdays in September 2019)

11:30 AM

Giraffe

12:00 PM

Lemurs

12:30 PM

Penguin Parade

14:30 PM

NEW Chimpanzee Toddler Talk (Weekdays in September 2019)

15:00 PM

Rhino

15:30 PM

Sumatran Tiger

16:00 PM

Bonobo

16:30 PM

Gibbon Forest

In the News

5th August 2019

Twycross Zoo welcomes endangered beautiful baby bonobo!

As the only zoo in the UK to care for and breed bonobos, this latest little arrival is a very special birth for Twycross, being only the 4th bonobo born in a zoo over the past 12 months.

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31st July 2019

Twycross Zoo urges travellers to boycott inhumane animal activities on their Summer Holidays

With UK schools broken up for the summer holidays, airports across the UK are preparing for the busy Summer of travel.

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27th June 2019

A pair of pawfect Sumatran tigers arrive safe and sound at Twycross Zoo

After travelling over 700 miles via road and sea from France, our newest residents, critically endangered Sumatran tigers Jahly and Sialang, have arrived safely. 

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17th June 2019

Twycross Zoo announces the return of critically endangered Sumatran tigers for Summer 2019

We are eagerly awaiting the arrival of two ‘roarsome’ new residents, Jahly and Sialang, a pair of critically endangered Sumatran tigers – and visitors can meet them from Saturday 13th July, the start of the Summer Holidays!

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