Twycross Zoo - Follow Your Heart

Opening Times: 10am - 6pm

Camping | Youth Groups

Calling Scouts, Brownies and Cadets & MORE! Are you looking for a unique destination for your next camping trip? Twycross Zoo might just be the place for you!


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What's included in your camp experience?

Day entry to Twycross Zoo

Be transported to the jungles of South America, the Himalayas and the forests of Borneo all in one day!
Discover over 500 animals, including some of the rarest species on the planet. Don’t forget to explore out very own Nature Reserve and run wild in our many Play Parks too!

ADD an Educational Workshops to your visit

Our animal-focused workshops are suitable for all youth groups, and can even help you get your Animal Active Badge and Be A Friend To The Animals Badge.

EXCLUSIVE access to indoor soft play

Our multi-tiered Soft Play Jungle provides a fun, safe and stimulating play environment!

Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

No need to worry about organising food and drinks – we can take care of that for you!

Overnight camping in the indoor Himalaya Centre

Set up your sleeping bag and camp down for the night inside our indoor Himalaya Centre. You may even spot two Snow leopards sleeping next door!


Call us on 01827 883140 or email us at for more information.


More about our Educational Workshops

Our Educational Workshops are specially designed to combine just the right amount of activity and free time to explore the zoo!

Get Animal Active

Suitable for 10 – 14 years

Beginning with an introductory trail around the zoo followed by a conservation talk with a chance to meet some of our friendlier animals and see some special artifacts.

In the afternoon (alongside the Animal Active Badge and Be A Friend To The Animals Badge requirements, if applicable), children will break off into smaller groups to choose an endangered species to focus on and deliver a presentation to the wider group.

Be A Friend To The Animals

Suitable for 7 – 10 years (can be adapted for 5 – 7 years)

Beginning with a walk through the zoo to give your group a chance to discover a selection of animals. Your group will learn more about the difference between wild and zoo animals. Get the chance to meet some of our friendlier animals and see some special artifacts.

After lunch your group will take part in a special arts and crafts session, looking at colour, camouflage and pattern of different animals. Last but not least the workshop will finish with a guided tour of the zoo designed and decided by the group to ask any questions that have been bugging them all day!

Education Workshops take place from 10am-4pm with up to two hours free time at lunch.

We request leader supervision is kept to a ratio of one adult to eight children, and we include entrance for adults up to a 1:5 ratio in the price.


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364 Days of free entry, discounts and exclusive events!

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