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Twycross Zoo

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Open Now: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Open today: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Not as good as remembered.

We took our family for a day there . It is mostly monkeys here and the new chimpanzees exhibits and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Leicester, United Kingdom
via mobile
Nice zoo food is. Not very good

Me my Mrs and our 1 year old and a couple others went here today the zoo it's self is lovely the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Twycross Zoo is renowned as a specialist primate zoo and has a wide variety of monkeys and apes including the UK's only group of bonobos. We have breeding groups of many endangered primate species so we often have babies and toddlers playing around...more
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A 444 Burton Road | Off the M42, Junction 11, Atherstone CV9 3PX, England
+44 1827 880250
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Reviewed yesterday

We took part in an animal experience (a birthday gift). We paid £65 plus £10 entry into the zoo. The experience is just for you and 3 others so 4 people in total. I chose to feed the penguins and the experience did not disappoint....More

Thank JackieS995
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took our family for a day there . It is mostly monkeys here and the new chimpanzees exhibits and gibbon area are very good . We did not realise that there are no longer elephants here and the zoo in general lacks big animal...More

Thank Bobbys125
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Me my Mrs and our 1 year old and a couple others went here today the zoo it's self is lovely the animals all looked happy even tho it was cold. The food on the other hand wasn't very nice at all my burger was...More

Thank wolvobean
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I found the zoo to be lacking it's normal charm. I was there 3 hours I didn't see any keepers not even walking round. So many empty enclosures because elephant and gorilla house shut and others I turned round and went to the exit, it...More

Thank Vicky G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great place for everyone, thoroughly enjoyed it. Only downfall was we couldn't find the elephants, shall be returning soon.

Thank Lollylang3
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love Twycross Zoo anyway but well worth a visit whilst they have the lego animals there, they are amazing and well set out around the zoo. Twycross improves every time I visit

Thank Lucy B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a fantastic place! Absolutely wonderful zoo with great animals, superb eating places , amazing gift shop and all with easy access! One of the best zoos we've ever visited and definitely a must to anyone who loves the zoo xxx

Thank Happiness690769
Reviewed 1 week ago

We came here this year before the final elephant lefts for good. Such a shame. Not sure what they are now gonna replace them with. Seems like a great loss to the zoo. We had a lovely family day go a good deal on the...More

Thank beff01
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Having read the negative comments I was somewhat apprehensive about visiting, however we (2 adults and a 7 year old and 5 year old) had a great day out and I’d thoroughly recommend it. I don’t normally write reviews but felt compelled to due to...More

Thank Sarah R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have two little girls one in pushchair and one walking. We had a lovely day and there was enough entertainment for the little ones also as there was a few play areas also. The butterfly farm was one of the highlights as it had...More

Thank Bedoun I
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17 July 2018|
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Response from TwycrossZooManager | Property representative |
Hi thanks for your question. The Wet N Wild area is included in the Zoo admission. Thanks Team TZ
6 May 2018|
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Response from Karen B | Reviewed this property |
Yep they let you pop in and out whenever you want......
Glenis W
8 April 2018|
Response from Sapphire B | Reviewed this property |
There are buggies to hire, not sure on price but saw plenty of people pushing them around