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Visitor Announcement

Due to high demand, we have now sold out of our crackin’ online tickets for tomorrow – Friday 19th April 2019.

We are expecting a busy day in the zoo tomorrow, however we do still have full price tickets available on the gate.

If you have not already pre-booked your tickets, we have plenty of availability on Saturday 20th, Easter Sunday and Easter Monday as well as the rest of the Easter Holidays, when you book online in advance! Limited tickets available:

Look out for further updates on Facebook and Twitter over the weekend.

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.DOWTK Family Favourites Awards Finalist 2018

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

Penguin Parade

16:00 PM


16:30 PM

Gibbon Forest

In the News

18th April 2019

Top tips to make the most of your Easter Holidays visit!

We've put together 10 top tips to make sure you make the most of your Easter Holiday visit, from planning your journey to not-to-miss activities during your family day out!

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14th April 2019

Palm Oil: What’s inside your Easter eggs?

Easter is just around the corner and many people of all ages will be tucking into one or two (or even more!) chocolate Easter eggs; but how can you make sure you’re making sustainable choices?

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19th March 2019

Twycross Zoo heads to Cameroon to support Ape Action Africa!

This month, Twycross Zoo veterinarians Matyas and Phillipa travelled to Cameroon to support our conservation partner Ape Action Africa in their efforts to conserve great apes.

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4th March 2019

Twycross Zoo welcomes critically endangered black rhinos this Easter

We are expecting a rather large delivery - one that weighs almost a tonne and is critically endangered!

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