New ‘From Pole to Pole’ education session launching in September!

Twycross Zoo is launching a brand new interactive education session in September 2014!  This session is titled ‘From Pole to Pole’ and is available for KS1, KS2 and KS3.  The session looks at habitats and the animals that have adapted to live there over millions of years and how, in the face of modern climate…

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New Amur leopard cubs born at Twycross!

July 23, 2014

We are excited to anounce the birth of not one, but two, of the world’s rarest big cats, Amur leopards (Panthera pardus orientalis) here at Twycross Zoo to mum Kristen and dad Davidoff. The arrival of the two cubs represents a significant step forward in ensuring the survival of this species on the brink of…

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Upcoming Conservation Welfare Talk on bonobos

July 21, 2014

On Wednesday 20th August Dr Zanna Clay from University of Neuchatel, Switzerland will be presenting on bonobos. From her years of research, Dr Clay will speak on how bonobos can teach us about our own evolution, her experiences working with them in the Democratic Republic of the Congo and why their existence is threatened. Twycross…

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Opening Times: 10am - 6pm