Set in the heart of England, Twycross Zoo is an award-winning visitor attraction and conservation charity, giving you a day out with a difference 364 days a year!
Fun for All the Family
With hundreds of animals, indoor and outdoor play areas, stunning nature reserve, seasonal events and so much more to explore across the 100-acre charity zoo. It’s fun for all the family. As a charity, every visit makes a difference in protecting endangered species across the world.
Buy Your Great Value Annual Pass
Save 10% when you book online at least a day in advance:
• Adult (17yrs+): £25 £22.50
• Child (3-16yrs): £19£17.10
• Infant (under 3yrs): FREE
• Carer: FREE*
Infants and Carers do not require an annual ticket and their day admission can be booked via the Visitor Portal before your visit.
The Gruffalo Discovery Land
Inspired by the bestselling children’s book, guests can pay a visit to The Gruffalo Discovery Land, a four-acre land that brings together the much-loved characters from The Gruffalo.
The aim of this ground-breaking experience is to inspire more children than ever before about the importance of conservation and the natural world. With real-life animals, animatronics, film clips and much more, visitors to The Gruffalo Discovery Land at Twycross Zoo can encounter Fox, Owl, Snake, Mouse and the Gruffalo along their interactive journey through the deep, dark wood.
Attractions at Twycross Zoo
There’s lots to do at Twycross Zoo, here are some of the highlights..
* Explore acres upon acres of wildlife
* Discover over 400 animals from over 80 species
* Explore the multi-million pound tiger habitat and come face to face with the iconic big cats
In addition, Twycross Zoo is the only place in the UK home to the four great apes – chimpanzee, orangutan, gorilla and bonobo.
Terms and Conditions
•Opt-in to Gift Aid at the end of your ticket purchase (at no extra cost) and enjoy FREE repeat visits to Twycross Zoo for 12 months.
•Repeat visits must be booked online in advance
•Repeat visits are subject to availability and not guaranteed. Twycross Zoo reserves the right to close for up to 5 days in any calendar year.
•Visitors with special needs may admit one accompanying carer free of charge when they pay adult or child price only. Additional carers are required to purchase an individual Annual Ticket. Please bring relevant proof of entitlement such as a blue badge or a personal independence payments letter (issued by the DWP benefit office). Evidence of eligibility will be requested at the point of admission.
Please ensure you read the attraction’s full terms and conditions before visiting.
Your ticket to Twycross Zoo supports their charity’s mission against extinction.
Childrens Play Areas
Children can burn off their excess energy in the indoor soft play area and outdoor play areas. There is also a huge Wet & Wild water play area – so don’t forget a towel!
Travelling to Twycross Zoo
Twycross Zoo is located near Birmingham on the A444, which can be accessed via the A5 and the M42 junction 11. Use the postcode CV9 3PX or follow the brown tourist signs. Free parking is available on site.
There are lots of places to stay near the zoo. If you would like to explore some of the other attractions in the area then take a look at the self-catering cottages available from Snaptrip. If visiting with younger children then why not combine your trip with Drayton Manor and stay at the Travelodge in Tamworth which sits between the two attractions.