Monthly Archives: October 2015

Christmas at Twycross


With Christmas only a few weeks away, we have started planning for a memorable festive period here at Twycross. We will be starting the festivities on Saturday 28th November when we open Santa’s Grotto. There will be stunning lights and decorations around the zoo, a festive adventure trail, Christmas music and choirs, plus plenty of… Read more »

Meet our Vets

our vets

Our last video allowed you to meet our keepers, in our latest video you can meet our vets. Our vets are very important people who work closely with the keepers to prevent our animals from disease. By working closing with the keepers this means they can spot anything that could indicate a serious problem as… Read more »

World Gibbon Day on Saturday 24th October 2015

World Gibbon day

On Saturday 24th October, Twycross Zoo will be celebrating International Gibbon Day. 2015 was named the “Year of the Gibbon” by the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) in a bid to raise awareness of the threats Gibbons face, as it is feared they will be one of the next group of animals to… Read more »

Meet the Keepers

Northern White Cheeked Gibbon

The team at Twycross invite you take a look at our new page dedicated to our videos, you can visit it by clicking here. We will be adding new videos throughout winter so you can get to know about all the different roles we have at Twycross Zoo and how our wonderful zoo is maintained. Our… Read more »

13 Days of Halloween

Halloween SPOTTHUMB 2015

Join us between 20th October – 1st November for 13 days of spooky fun at Twycross Zoo. 13 days for £13 Get into the spirit of things by dressing up and you will be able to pay a special admission price on the gate. All adults in costume can get in for £13 and all… Read more »