Twycross Zoo - Follow Your Heart

Opening Times: 10am - 5pm

Charity Heart

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

Virtual Animal Experiences

Bring the Zoo to YOU with our BRAND NEW Virtual Animal Experiences

Go behind the scenes at Twycross Zoo

Join one of our award winning animal keepers and go behind the scenes from your home to discover your favourite animals as our keepers feed, train and answer your questions

Bring the Zoo to YOU!

Tiger Experience

Go behind the scenes with one of our award-winning keepers in our Tiger Experience. You'll be virtually taken to our off-show Tiger Area where you'll witness a Training Session with Jahly, our female Sumatran Tiger, before having a Q&A session with one of her keepers. Experience lasts around 20 minutes

Penguin Experience

Penguins are one of our most popular animals and these fascinating birds all have their own individual and unique characters. On this virtual experience, you will get an up-close encounter with our Penguins as they are fed by their keeper who you can quiz all about these amazing aquatic birds. Experience lasts around 20 minutes

Meerkat Experience

Our Meerkats are on the lookout for their feed and now you can join them too! From the comfort of your own home, head into our Meerkat enclosure for an up close feeding session and a Q&A with their keeper. Experience lasts around 20 minutes

How to Book

Once you’ve purchased your chosen encounter, you’ll be given a link for Zoom to login at your booked date and time and join our keepers for your behind the scenes experience. You’ll need to download the Zoom app to your Smartphone or login via the Zoom website for access.

Terms and Conditions

Twycross Zoo’s virtual animal experiences are non-refundable and non-transferable.

Each animal experience will last approximately 20 minutes. Please come prepared with questions for our keepers to ensure you make the most of your time with them.

Please login to Zoom five minutes before your experience is due to start.

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