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Twycross Zoo

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Twycross Zoo

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Twycross Zoo

With over 500 animals from 150 species, come face to face with some of the most endangered animals on the planet at Twycross Zoo.

Come along with the whole family and meet the new snow leopard cubs – Eva and Ceba. Check out the Asian elephant herd, watch the daily penguin parade, feed the flock of Lorikeets and don't forget the primates! The zoo has the largest collection of monkeys and apes in the western world!

That's not all…Twycross Zoo is a great day out come rain or shine. Make the most of an indoor soft play area, an outdoor wet ‘n’ wild play area and the nature reserve.

In addition its world-class Himalaya Visitor Centre at the entrance of the zoo, deliver fantastic food in a 300-seat restaurant and café which overlooks the snow leopard enclosure, a well-stocked gift shop and conference facilities. Other eateries on site include the Twycross Fish Bar.

Open 364 days a year, the zoo holds special events all year round.

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Burton Road, Twycross, Atherstone, Warks, CV9 3PX

Tel: +44 (0)8444 741777

Opening Times

Opening Hours (1 Jan 2017 - 31 Dec 2019)
DayTimes
Monday - Sunday10:00 - 17:00

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