Monthly Archives: July 2013

New meerkat exhibit now open!

Meerkat Exhibit

Twycross Zoo is excited to announce that our mob of meerkats have moved into their new and improved home! More than double the size the new exhibit has been designed to give the meerkats more space to scurry and explore, heaps of dirt for them to dig burrows and features an artificial termite mound which… Read more »

Zoo Says Goodbye to Louis the Chimp

louis the chimp

  Twycross Zoo is very saddened to report that Louis, one of the longest standing members of their chimpanzee family, has died.  Louis passed away following a very short illness on the morning of Monday 8th July 2013. At 37 years old his loss will be felt amongst keepers and staff both past and present…. Read more »