Set in the heart of England on the Leicestershire, Warwickshire border, Twycross Zoo is an award-winning conservation charity, with an award-winning school’s programme, and fun for all the family 364 days a year.

Set in more than 80 acres, they have around 500 animals of almost 100 species to see, including many endangered animals and also native species in the Zoo’s Nature Reserve.

Twycross Zoo is now renowned as a World Primate Centre and has a wide variety of monkeys and apes including the UK’s only group of bonobos.

Twycross Zoo

Vine Cafe

Treat yourself to a coffee and cake or why not enjoy freshly made fish and chips whilst wandering around the zoo? There’s something for the whole family to enjoy at our restaurants, cafe and kiosks.

The View Restaurant

Overlooking the snow leopard habitat is open for sit down dining on weekends, bank holidays and school holidays, serving a delicious range of Neapolitan pizza’s, chef specials and freshly prepared pasta dishes.

To contact our venue:
T: 01827 883 161

We have a number of beautiful locations which will provide a stunning backdrop for your big day.

Our sensational Windows On The Wild room, which accommodates up to 100 guests. It is fully licensed for civil ceremonies, overlooks a natural area of the Zoo and has its own private entrance through the Fisherman’s Shack. Alternatively, other unique locations include the Himalaya Room, with views onto the snow leopard enclosure, or the Gibbon Forest enclosure.

All offer impressive views and the opportunity for eye-catching wedding photography.

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Meetings and Conferences

Twycross Zoo itself is at the forefront of conservation, education and research, and provides the perfect location to train and inspire your delegates. By bringing your event to the zoo, you are supporting our conservation and educational work.

Our stunning Windows on the Wild room offers a light, bright space for up to 110 delegates, with large windows overlooking a natural area of the zoo. With equipment including ceiling mounted projector, screens, microphones and built in PA system, as well as a selection of carefully prepared, seasonal menus, we offer all the ingredients for a memorable meeting.

Twycross Zoo Meetings & Conferences Brochure

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Dining and Receptions

Twycross Zoo is a truly unique events venue; teaming spectacular zoo grounds with awe-inspiring animals and supported by a dedicated events team and fantastic chefs, producing delicious food.

From toasting a new family member beneath the swinging gibbons in our impressive Gibbon Forest, to reminiscing on your career highlights overlooking our wonderful snow leopards, to sharing that special birthday with our chimpanzees at Chimpanzee Eden, we have you covered at Twycross Zoo.


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Summer Parties and Ground Events

We are delighted to offer spectacular ground events at Twycross Zoo. Please see below our Ground Events capacities and get in touch with our team for more information.

From toasting a new family member underneath the swinging Gibbons in our impressive Gibbon Forest to reminiscing on your career highlights overlooking our wonderful Snow leopards to sharing that special birthday with our Chimpanzees at Chimpanzee Eden, we have you covered here at Twycross Zoo!

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Windows on the Wild
Ground Events