Twycross Zoo - Follow Your Heart

Opening Times: 10am - 6pm

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

Celebrate World Gorilla Day

Saturday 24 September

Visit Twycross Zoo for just £15 each on 24 September to celebrate this amazing species!
PLUS a free Gorilla toy for the first 1000 children*

*T&Cs apply. See below.

Come and meet our very special Western Lowland Gorillas – Biddy, Asante, Ozala, Oumbi, Lope and Shufai and learn more about this critically endangered species.

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Meet our Western Lowland Gorillas


The lucky first 1000 children* who enter the zoo on World Gorilla Day can take home their very own Gorilla plush toy to continue spreading the message of how to help this critically endangered species. TZ Members... that includes you too


Meet our very own Western Lowland Gorilla inhabitants... Biddy, Asante, Ozala, Oumbi, Lope & Shufai. Learn about the threats their species face in the wild and how we can do our bit to save them from extinction.


Can you stretch your arms as big as a gorilla? Our aim is to educate the next generation on this incredible species with opportunities to help your little ones connect with the animals here at Twycross.


Book to visit us on Saturday 24 September 2022 for just £15 each when you pre-book in advance online

Adopt a Gorilla

Adopt a Gorilla Gift

Help support the Zoo and your favourite animal with this amazing adoption box.

Adopt a Gorilla Twycross Zoo

With our fully eco friendly Gold Adult adoption box you’ll get:

Bamboo Pen

Stone Magnet

Adoption Sheet with the adoptee’s name on it

Information sheet on your Adoption Animal

Thank you Sheet

Adorable (approx.) 18cm plush of your Adoption Animal

Admission Ticket or voucher to the zoo

Twycross Zoo Branded Eco Sugarcane Americano Mug

Take a look at our great Gorilla gifts in our online shop.

Terms & Conditions of promotional offer

This £15 promotional offer is valid for visits on World Gorilla Day Saturday 24 September 2022 only.
One free Gorilla plush toy will be offered, on a first come first served basis, to the first 1000 pre-booked £15 child tickets to come through the admission gates.
Free infant tickets are not eligible for the free toy.
TZ Members can redeem one free plush per child membership booking.
Visitors must collect their complimentary plush on arrival to the zoo, as their tickets are being scanned. Once tickets are scanned, a free plush toy cannot be redeemed after this point.
Offer subject to availability and change.
Cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer.
Twycross Zoo reserves the right to change or cancel the event at any time.
This promotional ticket is only available to pre-book online.