Twycross Zoo - Follow Your Heart

Opening Times: 10am - 6pm


For the first time in 15 years tigers are BACK at Twycross Zoo with a state-of-the-art NEW habitat. See if you can spot them as they explore their home for the first time!


Read about our Tigers

The enclosure

  • One of the UK’s largest purpose built Sumatran Tiger habitats
  • See Tigers like never before in our 15m glass tunnel!
  • Outdoor pools and hot rocks to mimic the warmth of their native Indonesia

Meet the Tigers

  • Jahly and Sialang are a pair of Critically endangered Sumatran Tigers
  • They are both 2 years old and are very playful and love water!
  • FUN FACT: Fossils of Tiger remains in China show that Tigers could be over 2 million years old

Did you know?

  • This summer marks the first time in 15 years we’ve had Tigers at the Zoo!
  • Poaching for trade is responsible for over 78% of estimated Sumatran Tiger deaths
  • As a flagship species, by working together to protect Sumatran Tigers, we could protect lots of other species too

Fact file

STATUS: Critically Endangered

SCIENTIFIC NAME: Panthera Tigris Sumatrae

WEIGHT: 165 – 308 pounds

HABITATS: Tropical broadleaf evergreen forests, freshwater swamp forests and peat swamps

How much for a family?

1 adult + 1 child = £25 was £38.90 36% SAVING!

1 adult + 2 children = £35 was £55.85 37% SAVING!

2 adults + 1 child = £40 was £60.85 34% SAVING!

2 adults + 2 children = £50 was £77.80 36% SAVING!

2 adults + 3 children = £60 was £94.75 37% SAVING!

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