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Tropical Butterfly House, Wildlife & Falconry Centre

#1 of 167 things to do in Sheffield Features Animals
Woodsetts Road | North Anston, Sheffield S25 4EQ, England
+44 1909 569416
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Nice little place

For a small sized animal collection it was enjoyable, I got attacked by the water spraying fake... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Joanne D
Fabulous range of animals and their habitats plus a coeliac lunch

I'm ashamed to say it was my first visit. I went with my Daughter and 18 month old Grand daughter... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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Encounter the exotic and discover a wild family day out in South Yorkshire! Meet lemurs, meerkats, owls, otters, snakes, lizards, a tarantula and other amazing animals during unforgettable Animal Encounters throughout the day. Take your seat for spectacular shows, featuring free-flying birds of prey, parrots and charismatic mammals! Explore the indoor rainforest; home to butterflies, birds, bats, crocodiles and creepy-crawlies from around the world and meet and feed the friendly residents of the Farm Barn. Discover the charismatic primates of Lemur Heights and meet the inquisitive residents of Otter Springs. Take a selfie with our new dinosaurs and get closer than ever before to some of the most popular animals in the brand new walk-through mammal enclosure. Pre-booked group and School visits are welcome and VIP Experience Days and Animal Adoptions are available to purchase, as well as popular Birthday Party Room Hire. The Realm of Camelot adventure playground, outdoor Wet Play Area and indoor Activity and Craft Centre will entertain children in all weathers, and popular themed events take place at the centre during School Holidays. Facilities include a Picnic Room, Jungle Gift Shop and a modern Butterfly Cafe, serving freshly prepared hot and cold food and homemade cakes and deluxe Afternoon Tea. The Tropical Butterfly House is open daily and is located just 5 minutes from M1, junction 31.
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Woodsetts Road | North Anston, Sheffield S25 4EQ, England
+44 1909 569416
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Reviewed 2 days ago

For a small sized animal collection it was enjoyable, I got attacked by the water spraying fake skunk!! Keep your eyes peeled for other water spraying critters!! I enjoyed the mixed exhibit of the skunks and meerkats and loved the fact they had fancy rats!...More

Thank Joanne D
Reviewed 2 days ago

I'm ashamed to say it was my first visit. I went with my Daughter and 18 month old Grand daughter. I was blown away by the range of animals that were there and also how close you could get to observe them. My Grand daughter...More

Thank Sherakapod
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Just a lovely place to visit with lots of different animals to check out and it's very child friendly as lots of the animal enclosures are easy to view for children .. where as with other places you have to pick your children up to...More

Thank 007bobble
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Been visiting here years. Great for parties, days out and escapism. I don't really like insects flying around me but for some reason it's not overwhelming here. The butterfly's mainly stay on the plants. Lots of happy memories here.

Thank Ros B
Reviewed 2 days ago

Good day out for families, children will love the place. Not just butterflies but many animals of all kinds which you can get close up to. Play areas for children and special events throughout the year - fairy garden whilst we were there - little...More

Thank Frank K
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Gorgeous animals, educative day for children, have a little playground for kids, Book one day for you.

Thank Mihalache A
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My wife and I visited TBH for the second time after visiting around two years ago. I agree that I think that TBH is mainly aimed at children however there is probably still enough to do for 30-40 minutes for couples. Last time we visited...More

Thank Bobby B
TropButterflyHouse, Public Relations Manager at Tropical Butterfly House, Wildlife & Falconry Centre, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for your review. Just to advise anyone reading this that we do have a full day of animal encounters available within the admission price: 11:00am - Bird of Prey Encounter (weekends and holidays, where you may be able to pet a bird of...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

Having never heard of this place,and looking it up on the web I was a little sceptical On how much and how big the place was ,and wondering whether it's worth paying £11per adult & £10 per child? Although you can buy a family ticket...More

1  Thank Wanderlust W
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My family and I had an amazing time here. Loved seeing all the animals and had a lovely picnic I the park. Would highly recommend.

1  Thank Royleanne66
Reviewed 1 week ago

There are lots of activities and things to see here for families and children. As well as the tropical house, there is an extensive outdoor area with animals such as meerkats, lemurs, porcupines and otters. There is also a Dino-trail and an enchanted wood area....More

Thank thetinsleys637
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How much does it cost per person .
8 April 2017|
Response from TropButterflyHouse | Property representative |
Hello, All of our most up-to-date prices can be found on our website. Currently they are: Adults: £11 Children under 2: Free Children aged 2-15: £10 Concessions: £10 (student, senior citizen) 2 adults, 2 children... More
i want to take my 18month old girl on Sunday. Im worried about weather is it worth goig in rubbish weather? Is this place ok for her age in terms of entertained.
28 January 2017|
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Response from TropButterflyHouse | Property representative |
Hello, Apologies for the delay. Thank you for your query. Our indoor areas include: The Butterfly House with many species of animals including caiman crocodiles, snakes, lizards, butterflies, birds, fish, terrapins and... More
Is it suitable for adults with no children? That wud be 43/50/70 year olds xx
17 October 2016|
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Response from Santosh T | Reviewed this property |
Yes.. although most of the people come with kids however if they like to see animals or birds of few species ( pls note there are not too many animals or birds like any big zoo) and are able to walk comfortably...backside... More