Twycross Zoo - Follow Your Heart

Opening Times: 10am - 5pm

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

Six ways to save with Twycross Zoo this Winter

There’s so much to see and do at Twycross Zoo – meet some of the rarest species on the planet; explore The Gruffalo Discovery Land; and let your little monkeys run wild as they get up close with some of your favourite animals in immersive habitats!


1. Book early for festive fun during the Christmas holidays

Join us for an Alpine Adventure at Twycross Zoo from Sat 17 December to Tue 3 January. Book now to enjoy this brand-new winter experience and secure tickets for as little as £10.

Don’t miss out on super early bird savings… once they’re gone, they’re gone!

2. Bag a bargain in the Black Friday sale

Twycross Zoo’s biggest sale event has started with 15% off everything in our online and on-site gift shops until Sunday 27 November.

The best thing about buying from Twycross Zoo is that every purchase helps support our conservation work worldwide, as well as care for our animals at the zoo.

3. Week-day visits cost less for Parent & Pre-Schoolers

Enjoy an autumnal adventure to Twycross Zoo with your little one for just £15 when you book a weekday visit before Friday 16 December. A Parent & Pre-Schooler ticket includes day admission for one adult and one child aged 5 or under, so together you can discover the animal kingdom and let your toddlers meet some animal friends along the way.

4. Become a member for £10 less in our Black Friday sale

Enjoy the freedom of visiting on any day, 364 days of the year! Revisit your favourite animals, enjoy unlimited visits to the Gruffalo Discovery Land, and make the most of our many play areas – plus, as a Twycross Zoo Member, you can gain access to selected zoos across the UK and Ireland – check out our T&Cs for the list! Purchase during our Black Friday sale for £10 off every membership.

5. Take a trip to Twycross Zoo’s Himalaya Centre

Did you know…our Himalaya Centre is a unique, family-friendly venue which is separate from the zoo and free to enter.

The multi-tiered soft play jungle provides a fun, safe and stimulating play so your little ones can go wild, The Vine café serves Costa specialities and – for a limited time only – your little ones can enjoy a pop-up Brio Play and play with Brio toys free of charge!

6. Blue Peter badge winners get in free!

If your children have earned their very own Blue Peter badge, they can explore acres upon acres of wildlife at Twycross Zoo.

Badge holders with a valid badge card must be accompanied by a full paying or concessionary adult. If a paying adult is accompanied by two children with badges and valid badge cards, free entry will be given for both children.