Opening Hours Mon - Fri 10am - 5pm, Sat 9:30am - 5pm, Sun 11am - 5pm

Bugtopia Tel: 01964 204240 temporarily closed

Find your WILD side at Bugtopia


Unit: 52

We are so excited to welcome you all back to Bugtopia Hornsea at Hornsea Freeport Outlet Shopping Village! If you are planning a visit, please read ALL of the following information on when we will be open and how we will all be staying Covid safe during your visit.
This will be initially on reduced days, to be reviewed going forwards. At present, we will be open 11:00am - 4:00pm.

Booking will not be required at this stage, but we will review this depending on how busy we are. The following measures will be in place to help keep our staff and visitors safe. please ensure you adhere to these measures throughout your visit.

-We will be accepting CARD PAYMENTS ONLY. Please use contactless where possible.
-We will have a one way system in place around the shop and Jungle Trail and social distancing guidelines in place. Please adhere to these.
-During busy periods, entrance times may be staggered to ensure social distancing, and there may be a short wait before you are able to enter the Jungle Trail.
-We have additional hand sanitising stations around the premises. Please use these at regular intervals during your visit.
-Please DO NOT touch any animals or enclosures during your visit.
-Our Encounters will be running slightly differently to usual, with socially distant, contact free talks taking place through the day.
-We are unfortunately unable to allow any visitors to handle any animals at present. As such we have REDUCED our entrance price by £1 per person.
-We have also increased the ventilation in our Jungle Trail area to increase the safety of our visitors.

These measures will be reviewed on an ongoing basis. Lastly, please be patient with us during these unprecedented times, keep smiling and #bekind!


Find your WILD side with a visit to Bugtopia Hornsea!


Immerse yourself in an enthralling tropical rainforest experience on the charming East Yorkshire coast! Take an adventure through our beautiful Jungle Trail and spot amazing animals, incredible invertebrates and fascinating flora and fauna from around the world. The more time you spend exploring, the more you will see and the more you will learn in our authentic tropical environment.

Come along to one of our regular Animal Encounters to chat with one of our Expert Explorers, learn even more about some of our favourite residents, get even closer than you imagined and maybe even handle them yourself! Animal encounters run several times daily and a sample timetable is shown below, however these are subject to change depending on staffing and animal welfare. See signage on arrival for confirmation of the days timetable. For up to date information, please visit our facebook page at



Opening Hours

  • Monday 10:00am - 4:30pm
  • Tuesday 10:00am - 4:30pm
  • Wednesday 10:00am - 4:30pm
  • Thursday 10:00am - 4:30pm
  • Friday 10:00am - 4:30pm
  • Saturday 10:00am - 4:30pm
  • Sunday 11:00am - 4:30pm

Please remember our last entry is 30 mins before closing, so if you want to catch our last encounter and have one last wander around the twilight zone before we close, you will need to arrive by 4pm.



  • Adults- £6
  • Children (under 14) - £5
  • Babies under 2 - Free


Please note Encounters timetables are subject to change due to staffing and animal welfare. See signage on arrival or check our Facebook page for up to date information.


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Opening Hours Mon - Fri 10am - 5pm, Sat 9:30am - 5pm, Sun 11am - 5pm