Tropical World at Roundhay Park

Themed Attraction, Animal-Centred Attraction, Attraction


Tropical World at Roundhay Park in Leeds is the city’s most popular family attraction.

You can meet crocodiles, monkeys, butterflies, bats, snakes and a gorgeous family of meerkats with babies!

After working up an appetite questing through the rainforest and desert make the most of your adventure by stopping off at the café for refreshments.

The stylish new conservatory overlooks the beautiful Canal Gardens. You’ll find plenty of seating both inside and out for those warmer days.

Open all year round, excluding Christmas Day and Boxing Day, Tropical World is the ideal day out for adults and children.

Roundhay Park is one of Europe’s largest parks spanning 700 acres. It contains lakes, streams and outstanding landscaped areas as well as being a haven for wildlife. 

You can see some wonderful floral displays in the specialist gardens. These include captivating Chelsea Flower show award winners and the impressive Monet and Alhambra gardens.

Besides fishing on the largest lake, Waterloo, there are great facilities for a wide variety of recreation activities. These include walking and running, cycling, football and cricket pitches, tennis courts, a golf course and bowling greens.

Of course there’s a playground and a skate park for the younger members of the family. In winter Hill 60 is regarded by many as the best place in Leeds to go sledging! Novotel in Leeds is a good options for accommodation near by.

The park is accessible for wheelchairs and buggies and toilets are available at the Mansion, Explorer's café and the café by the playground.

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Type Price
Adult £5.00
5-15 year olds £2.50
Under 5s £0.00
LeedsCard £3.00
LeedsCard Extra holders £2.00
Breezecard £2.00

Opening Hours

Sun 10:00 18:00
Mon 10:00 18:00
Tue 10:00 18:00
Wed 10:00 18:00
Thu 10:00 18:00
Fri 10:00 18:00
Sat 10:00 18:00


  • Disabled Access
  • On-Site Parking
  • Wi-fi
  • Child Friendly
  • Indoor

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