Tropical World at Roundhay Park is Leeds' most popular family attraction. Explore tropical habitats and other exotic places from around the world: including jungle; desert; water and night-time zones.
You can see crocodiles, lemurs, butterflies, bats, snakes and a gorgeous family of meerkats with babies!
Why not take the opportunity when you are there to visit the award winning Roundhay Park.
Tropical World is at Roundhay Park: three miles north of Leeds city centre .
Attractions and Facilities
- Plants from hot countries
- Explorer's cafe
- Gift shop
- The award winning Roundhay park (see related pages)
Summer: 10am until 6pm (last admission at 5.30pm)
Winter: 10am until 4pm (last admission at 3.30pm)
Winter: 10.30am - 4pm, Monday to Sunday
Summer: 10.30am – 4.30 weekdays, 10.30am – 5pm weekends.
Tropical World will be closed from Monday 6 January 2014 - Monday 3 February for refurbishments. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.
- Adults: £3.40
- LeedsCard £2.70
- ‘Extra’ cardholders £1.70
- Breezecard £1.70
- 5-15 year olds £2.30
- Under 5s Free
Children under the age of 14 must be accompanied by an adult.
Free parking is available just off Princes Avenue in Roundhay Park
Disabled parking is available on Princes Avenue just outside the entrance to Tropical World.
Tropical World is accessible for wheelchair users.
Educational visits and group bookings
Schools and groups regularly visit Tropical World, for more information see the download entitled school visits.
A free Tropical World education pack is also available to download.
Totally Tropical Christmas
The ever-popular Totally Tropical Christmas event will be taking place again this year Friday 20, Saturday 21 and Sunday 22 December 2013, 5 - 8pm. Our meerkat mascot will be sitting in for Santa this year to hand out presents to all the children who come along! £3.75 each or £3 for Leeds and Breeze Card holders.
Use the contact us tab to email or phone; 0113 2370754