Please be advised; soft play will be closed on Monday 25th February 2019 until 1pm for essential maintenance.
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.
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
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In the News
6th February 2019
Supporting Wildtracks and the spider monkeys in Belize
Did you know your zoo admission not only helps us support our conservation partners but also to send our experts to support conservation activities around the world!find out more
1st January 2019
Start the new year by protecting bonobos in the wild
Do you know one of the most simple ways to protect bonobos in the wild? Mobile phone recycling!find out more
20th December 2018
Palm Oil: Are your Christmas essentials sustainable?
You may have heard a lot about palm oil in the news recently - but what is it, why is it important and where can you find it?find out more
18th December 2018
Twycross Zoo remembers its founders with blue plaques
The legacy of Twycross Zoo founders, Molly Badham MBE and Nathalie Evans, lives on 55 years after it all began, as we recognised their contribution welcoming special guests to the unveiling of their blue plaques.find out more