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Tropical World at Roundhay Park is one of the most well-loved family attractions in Leeds and only three miles from the city centre. At Tropical World you can take a trek through the rainforest; stopping off briefly in the outback of Australia...more
Hours Today: 10:00 - 16:00
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Canal Gardens | Roundhay Park, Leeds LS8 2ER, England
All reviews roundhay park butterfly house butterflies flying butterfly area beautiful butterflies meerkat enclosure different species gift shop per adult couple of hours rainy day leeds card all ages across the road different areas great place to visit canal gardens
A fantastic array of butterflies from around the world, flying freely around the large domed areas.
Tropical World is home to loads of exciting and exotic animals. Meerkats, monkeys, crocodiles, butterflies, snakes, lizards, iguanas and ultra cute bat's and more are here to be seen....More
Visited tropical world in Leeds today with family members and my 8 year old son. Although the main attraction was good, the cafe really let the whole experience down, plenty of staff on and not really that busy, yet all of the tables were dirty,...More
First visit for several years and a first one with our one year old daughter. We saw plenty of butterflies - unlike other reviewers - maybe they rushed through?
Our daughter was very engaged by it all - more so than we had hoped. She...More
Good place to spend 2/3 hours of your day as it isn't very big, however it is very enjoyable. Staff were very friendly and informative. It gets really warm in there so I would suggest to leave your jackets in the car! Good value for...More
Lovely place, Beautiful butterflies. Can imagine it is briliant place for kids but enjoyed as an adult. Been there twice - once alone years ago on a day trip to Leeds (in winter) and once with my partner after we moved to Leeds (in Summer)...More
I was horrified to see the terrible enclosures and lack of space their beautiful animals were in.
The workers there need to work on enrichment ideas and consider cutting down their exotic animals as they clearly lack the funding and ability to look after them.
The visit for two to three hours is very good, not just with the butterflies flying around, but great fun fining the lizards, snakes and other species in the different areas. The large fish in the tanks are a particular fascination so are the turtles...More