Twycross Zoo - Follow Your Heart

Opening Times: 10am - 5pm

Great Brick Safari
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Himalaya Centre

The Great Brick Safari

Calling all LEGO® Brick-fans! Bring the whole family to explore the world-famous Great Brick Safari – OPEN NOW!

20th October 2018 – 7th January 2019

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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 enclosures, interactive experiences and fun, exciting encounter 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

Gibbon Forest

11:00 AM


11:30 AM


12:00 PM

Pelican & Flamingo

12:30 PM

Penguin Parade

14:30 PM

Chimpanzee Eden

15:00 PM

Bush Dogs

15:30 PM

Penguin Parade

16:00 PM


In the News

15th November 2018

Twycross Zoo awarded with WAZA Nature Connect Grant

Running in parallel with Ape Action Africa, Twycross Zoo has been running a unique five week programme for local families called TZ Family Tree; together we grow. Find out how you can get involved to save our native habitats...

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1st September 2018

A r-ele big achievement for Team TZ!

Every month the Twycross Zoo Veterinary Team nominate an animal for an achievement award for bravery. The winners for September 2018 is Esha & Noorjahan the Asian elephants...

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15th August 2018

Top 10 things to do at Twycross Zoo

With so much to see and do here at the zoo, here's our top picks for the ultimate day out this summer for all the family.

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14th August 2018

Red heads Go FREE on World Orang utan Day!

Attention red heads – Twycross Zoo is inviting anyone with the striking-coloured hair to come and enjoy everything the award-winning conservation charity has to offer, for free!

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