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

our elephants

Published on 17th January 2018

Elephant Profiles

Discover more about our elephants ahead of their move – Minbu, Tara, Noorjahan and Esha. All have very different characters just like us!

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Published on 15th January 2018

Twycross Zoo Welcomes Madame Butterfly

We spent the weekend in a flutter as we welcomed the UK’s very own butterfly whisperer, six-year-old Rebecca Bailey.

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TZ Pop Badges

Published on 2nd January 2018

Members Pop Badges 2018!

Available exclusively to Twycross Zoo Members during various events and promotions.

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Jack & parents - Vicugna Family

Published on 13th December 2017

Snowy surprise: vicugna baby, named Jack Frost, born at Twycross Zoo!

Christmas has come early for Twycross Zoo, which is delighted to announce the birth of Jack Frost, a male vicugna.

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The elephants  at Twycross Zoo.Photographs: Lucy Ray/Twycross Zoo

Published on 25th November 2017

Twycross Zoo elephants are moving two-by-two to Blackpool Zoo

After careful consideration and discussions with elephant experts, the EEP and Eaza, we are pleased to announce that our all-female herd of Asian elephants – Minbu, Noorjahan, Tara and Esha – will move two-by-two to Blackpool Zoo by Spring 2018.

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Published on 25th August 2017

Beat the September blues with fun at Twycross Zoo

Twycross Zoo will be staging a number of exciting events throughout September to make back to school month fun for all.

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Michie's Tufted Deer

Published on 21st August 2017

Twycross Zoo welcomes Michie’s tufted deer into the world

Twycross Zoo is excited to announce the birth of a male Michie’s tufted deer. Born on 13 July 2017, this is the first offspring for parents Fatima and Mitch.

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Published on 16th August 2017

Red Heads Go Free To Twycross Zoo On World Orangutan Day

Red hair is a rare and wonderful thing and so are orangutans. That is why, to mark World Orangutan Day on Saturday 19 August, Twycross Zoo will be open for free to any person with red hair, be it natural, dyed or a wig.

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Animal Experiences

Would you like to get even closer to some of the animals at Twycross Zoo? With our range of animal experiences, you can make a great day out even more memorable. Why not give one as a gift?

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Adopt an Animal

An Animal Adoption is the perfect gift for all animal lovers. Each adoption helps support Twycross Zoo’s conservation work worldwide, as well as help care for our animals at the zoo.

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