Bugtopia Kettering and Bugtopia The Zoo Rutland Water  are

closed Saturday 03/03/18

Sessions are at 11am, 1pm, 2pm and 3pm weekdays

Arrive at least 10 minutes before your session

sessions last approximately 1hr

Check online for available dates and times week day and holidays £4.00pp

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 a/ult. 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!


Little Country Smoke House open for light lunches 12th-19th Feb 12-4pm

Shrove Tuesday Pancakes, pancakes and pancakes 

Valentines night 14th Feb from 5pm

Bugs and Burgers. Enjoy a Bugtopia experience then enjoy a meal for two in our restaurant 


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. Friday  5-9pm Saturday 10-9pm & Sunday 10.30-4.30pm. It is recommended to book a table prior to arrival. Call 01536 799778 and ask for the restaurantor message little country smokehouse on facebook.


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 

Monday 12th-Mon 19th February


Open as normal weekends

School Holiday opening times below, Book tickets online OR WE CANNOT GUARANTEE A PLACE.


£4.00 PER ENTRY 

School Holiday opening times

Monday 10:30 - 16:30
10:30 - 16:30
10:30 - 16:30
10:30 - 16:30
10:30 - 16:30
10:30 - 16:30
Sunday 10:30 - 16:30