Twycross Zoo - Follow Your Heart

Opening Times: 10am - 6pm

Tickets from £10
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Family Fun Day Out!

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

Read more about us here


Ranger Talks at the Zoo today

10:30 AM


11:00 AM


11:30 AM


12:00 PM


12:30 PM

Penguin Parade

14:30 PM

Chimpanzee Eden

15:00 PM

Aldabra Tortoise

15:30 PM

Sumatran Tiger

16:00 PM


16:30 PM

Gibbon Forest

In the News

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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4th June 2019

One thing you can do to look after our planet | World Environment Day

Have you ever thought about what your smart phone is made of? Over 25 years ago hardly anyone owned a mobile phone, now it is estimated that more than 5 billion people in the world have mobile devices.

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17th May 2019

Twycross Zoo make their mark on Endangered Species Day with success of conserving one of the world’s rarest big cats

On Endangered Species Day (17th May), Twycross Zoo is celebrating the vital conservation work that has resulted in the birth of four Amur leopard cubs at the zoo over the past ten years.

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