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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
We have enjoyed our visits previously and recommended the zoo to others because of its collection Primates. However we feel the zoo was more interested in children’s play areas, fast food outlets and picnic tables than investing in better animal enclosures.
We had an online...More
It's not the best zoo I've been to. The animal enclosures are not big enough for the animals. some of the animals don't seem to be happy. They do hold talks throughout the day but some of the displays are hard for young children to...More
We arrived early and car parking was easy. We paid the £20 each entry which compared to Monkey World in Dorset is a very high price. We like twycross as it is close to home but today we were very disappointed. It seemed a lot...More
Lots of animals, especially monkeys, to see although unfortunately the elephants were not there when we visited. There are a number of places to eat or picnic areas if you have brought your own food. Worth a visit for a day.
A good zoo, it has a variety of animals & very helpful staff. The food is very overpriced but there are so many spaces for picnics. The elephants have since left which is a shame as they were a great sight. The giraffe will always...More
We took our grandchildren to the zoo and have a sorry to say left disappointed. If you ae into primates , it is worth a visit and yes there are other animals but all in all not great. What really annoyed us was the add...More
We had a good day out at Twycross Zoo. It’s not cheap but then where is these days! Save a few quid by booking online he day before.
We were a bit disappointed that the elephants were missing.
The splash park is good fun but...More
There are a lot of things to like about this zoo, there is a very good range of animals, and from what we could see, they generally seemed to be very happy and exhibiting normal behaviour, which is always great to see.
Some of the...More
First of all, I would say that we got tickets as part of a hotel spa coupon deal, so didn’t actually pay for them directly.
Access to the car parking was good. Well staffed. Well directed. Plenty of spaces near to the zoo. Well organised...More