Twycross Zoo - Follow Your Heart

Opening Times: 10am - 5pm


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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


11:00 AM

Sumatran Tiger

11:30 AM


12:00 PM


12:30 PM

Penguin Parade

14:30 PM


15:00 PM


15:30 PM

Sumatran Tiger

16:00 PM

Gibbon Forest

In the News

19th November 2019

Baby Boom at Twycross Zoo!

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19th September 2019

Twycross Zoo named as one of the fastest growing Zoo and Wildlife attractions by Visit England

We have fantastic news! After an incredible 12 months we've been named in Visit England’s official statistics as one of the fastest growing zoo and wildlife attraction in the England!

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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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