Twycross Zoo - Follow Your Heart

Opening Times: 10am - 6pm

Charity Heart

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


Free to enter and open 364 days a year!

Himalaya is open from 8.30am-6pm Monday to Sunday

Himalaya is our unique, family-friendly venue which is separate from the zoo and free to enter.

It is the perfect place to relax with friends and watch our beautiful Snow leopards without entering Twycross Zoo.

Keep the children entertained with the giant, indoor soft play jungle, Twycross Zoo Gift Shop and don’t forget to enjoy a Costa or a meal from Vine Café or The View Restaurant.

Opening Times

Monday – 8.30am-6pm
Tuesday – 8.30am-6pm
Wednesday – 8.30am-6pm
Thursday – 8.30am-6pm
Friday – 8.30am-6pm
Saturday – 8.30am-6pm
Sunday – 8.30am-6pm

Soft Play

The multi-tiered soft play jungle provides a fun, safe and stimulating play so your little ones can can go wild!

The jungle-themed play area has lots of activities across four levels for endless entertainment, including; a designated baby area for children aged 0-2; a toddler area for children aged 2-5; and a junior section for children aged 5-12.

Opening Times

Monday – 10am-6pm
Tuesday – 10am-6pm
Wednesday – 10am-6pm
Thursday – 10am-6pm
Friday – 10am-6pm
Saturday – 10am-6pm
Sunday – 10am-6pm

Prices: £5 for 1 year olds and over, £2 for Twycross Zoo Members

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Costa At Vine Café

This café serves Costa specialities alongside a range of toasties on artisan ciabatta and focaccia breads made by our in-house baker.

Children can choose five items from a selection of sandwiches, snacks, fruit and treats for just £4.95.

Opening Times

Monday – 9am-6pm
Tuesday – 9am-6pm
Wednesday – 9am-6pm
Thursday – 9am-6pm
Friday – 9am-6pm
Saturday – 9am-6pm
Sunday – 9am-6pm

Coffee And Cake Offer

Everyday from 3pm buy any hot drink and cake for £4.95 from Costa at Vine Café


The View Restaurant

The View Restaurant has family sharing and high quality, delicious meals at its heart.

Early birds can enjoy a breakfast of champions from 9am as well as tuck into classic dishes throughout the day from the kitchen and grill.

Your little ones can enjoy a 3-course kids meal and drink for only £7!

Opening Times

Monday – 9am-6pm (last food orders 3.30pm)
Tuesday – 9am-6pm (last food orders 3.30pm)
Wednesday – 9am-6pm (last food orders 3.30pm)
Thursday – 9am-6pm (last food orders 3.30pm)
Friday9am-6pm (last food orders 3.30pm)
Saturday – 9am-6pm (last food orders 3.30pm)
Sunday – 9am-6pm (last food orders 3.30pm)

Pick up a takeaway pizza from £8.50


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Twycross Zoo Gift Shop

Treat your friends and family to a unique gift from the Twycross Zoo Gift Shop!

From cute, cuddly toys to one-of-a-kind sculptures for your home, all of our items are perfect gifts for birthdays, Christmas and other special occasions. There really is something for all ages to enjoy!

The money made through the Twycross Zoo Gift Shop contributes to looking after our own animals as well as protecting some of the most endangered animals across the world. Discover more about the animal conservation projects that we support.

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See Santa throughout your Christmas day out at Twycross Zoo, on selected dates in November and December.

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