Twycross Zoo - Follow Your Heart

Opening Times: 10am - 6pm

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Twycross Zoo is a registered charity (number 501841) which exists to support conservation, education and research.

Zoo Rangers

Saturday Afternoon Activity Group for 13 – 17 year olds!

Zoo Rangers runs every Saturday afternoon for 6 weeks!

Each Saturday afternoon is packed with a range of zoo based activities!

Children will learn more about our animal residents and gain a clearer understanding of the role that Twycross Zoo plays to conserve and protect some of the worlds most endangered and at risk animal species.

Some of the practical activities can include: creating animal enrichment, assisting the keepers with cleaning tasks such as mucking out, window washing or poo picking, behaviour research and exploring the zoo. Please note, Twycross Zoo is at the forefront of animal welfare as we encourage our animals to behave as naturally as possible, meaning that we will not have physical contact with our animal residents during the Zoo Rangers programme.

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More About Zoo Rangers

  • Ages: 13 – 17 year olds
  • Cost: £45 for full 6 weeks. £33.75 for Twycross Zoo Members for full 6 weeks
  • Drop off: 2pm at Costa in Himalaya (Entrance to the Zoo area)
  • Pick up: 4.30pm at Costa in Himalaya (Entrance to the Zoo area)
  • Booking: Zoo Rangers must be booked in advance and for the 6-weeks in full; unfortunately you can’t book individual days and we are unable to accommodate walk-ins.

Zoo Club Dates Now Available

September/October 2018
6-Week Saturday Afternoon Group
8th, 15th, 22th, 29th September & 6th, 13th October 2018

November/December 2018
6-Week Saturday Afternoon Group
3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th November & 1st, 8th December 2018

Book Today

Call: 01827 883140

Email: bookings@twycrosszoo.org

*Please note – Places are limited so we advise booking as early as possible. Activities are subject to change.

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