weather notice sunday 10th is closed at Bugtopia Kettering and Bugtopia the Zoo Rutland Water

Any bookings will be rescheduled

Sessions are at 11am, 1pm and 3pm 

Arrive at least 10 minutes before your session

sessions last approximately 1hr

Check online for available dates and times week day and holidays

please check availability and book online

Please remember to book online for Bugtopia as we have a limit to our seating, for safety & enjoyment, and cannot guarantee places.

All children under 18 must be accompanied by a paying adult. Children under two free. No pushchairs are allowed in Bugtopia for safety reasons. Please leave outside.

Please read the refund policy when booking

  Bugtopia Meet & Greet, Gift Shop and Restaurant now open!

Bring your friends and family and enjoy an educational and fun way to learn about insects you may never have seen before,  watch as your little ones get up close and personal with some of the creepiest critters around.

Our restaurant has been renovated. Quality Smoked meats and burgers served 

Friday  5-9pm Saturday 10-9pm & Sunday 10.30-4.30pm

No food or drinks to be brought onto site



Bugtopia at Green Trunks, Great Cransley.

Have you got the nerves to handle the creepy crawlies?

Learn all about them at Bugtopia with our educational outreach activities!

Whether something special on a rainy day, or curiosity ; Bugtopia is the perfect place for you!


Bugtopia is open for the holidays from 20th-30th October for Halloween fun with Wanda The Witch 

Little Country Smoke House will have a holiday menu Monday to Friday During October half term 10-3pm  

During holidays it is important that you book online for Bugtopia Kettering as we cannot guarantee a place if you turn up with out booking!!!!


Our Little Country Smoke house is now open. See above for opening times. It is recommended to book a table prior to arrival. Call 01536 799778 and ask for the restaurant.


We are closed

Christmas Eve

Christmas day

Boxing Day

New Years Day

Bugtopia is part of the Green Trunks Garden Centre

Opening Times:

During School Terms:

         Check HERE for weekday availability we  are open on specific days available through our booking system only!


During School Holidays:

OPEN  from Friday 20th-30th October 2017 during the day 


Open as normal weekends

School Holiday opening times belowBook tickets online OR WE CANNOT GUARANTEE A PLACE.


£4.00 PER ENTRY 

Monday 10:00 - 17:00
Tuesday 10:00 - 17:00
Wednesday 10:00 - 17:00
Thursday 10:00 - 17:00
Friday 10:00 - 17:00
Saturday 10:00 - 17:00
Sunday 10:30 - 16:30