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Rosliston Forestry Centre

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Rosliston Forestry Centre Burton Road | Rosliston, Swadlincote DE12 8JX, England
+44 1283 563483
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Evening with owls

We booked the evening with owls through Groupon and found it to be fantastic! Very informative, you... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
keithgrew
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Swadlincote, United Kingdom
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Family day out

Brought our 16 month old boy here earlier this week and really enjoyed it! Walked around the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Charlotte-Anne E
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Rosliston Forestry Centre Burton Road | Rosliston, Swadlincote DE12 8JX, England
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+44 1283 563483
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"falconry experience"
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"birds of prey"
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"golden eagle"
in 32 reviews
"soft play"
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"all ages"
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"beautiful birds"
in 13 reviews
"barn owl"
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"bird hide"
in 8 reviews
"play area"
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"sensory garden"
in 5 reviews
"bouncy castle"
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"parking charge"
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"short break"
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"crazy golf"
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"lovely walk"
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"nice cafe"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked the evening with owls through Groupon and found it to be fantastic! Very informative, you get to fly a wide variety of owls and the price was very reasonable. Would highly recommend!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Brought our 16 month old boy here earlier this week and really enjoyed it! Walked around the sensory garden and played on the play area together but didn’t do much else as the weather was not on our side so we took him to the...More

Thank Charlotte-Anne E
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were bought this Groupon owl experience for Christmas. I had been on a falconry experience some years ago. I was expecting something similar....this was far more interesting foe us! Dultaugh and Richard expertly told us about each owl, allowing us to handle and fly...More

1  Thank Joyce C
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We booked this via Groupon. It was really excellent. Our hosts were Richard and Daught who were both really interesting and friendly with lots of facts we didn't know sprinkled with a good dose of humour. Thanks again lads! The best thing about the evening...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We booked the evening with owls through Groupon and it was incredible. The owls were all beautiful and amazing to handle. We had a great time handling and flying them as well as learning about the different breeds and the individual birds. Time flew by...More

1  Thank Sophie b
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Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

We had a great day out looking at the wildlife and animal wood sculptures. The play area had the usual bits including some accessible equipment. Parking was £1.

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Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

Brilliant 3 hours spent with these fantastic birds of prey. Very informative and great to get involved. The young lady Alice and her father were really lovely people and know their stuff.

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Reviewed 12 April 2018

Bought as a voucher for two. Started with indoor handling of a variety of owls and the talks were very funny and informative-loads of jokes about owls and falconry. Followed by a break and then handling other birds of prey. It was a great experience...More

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Reviewed 11 April 2018

Wonderful experience. Alice and her dad were really friendly and extremely informative about the owls. We were able to fly many of them and had plenty of opportunities for photos etc. It was a much more hands on experience than I thought it would be...More

Thank Derbyshirebanjo12
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Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

Me and my boyfriend come here in the summer. Perfect place to take young children. Has a outdoor and indoor play area. Have a lot of trail walks with fun facts about. Has a coffee shop. Can also handle owls and play archery. Cabins are...More

1  Thank Kirsty W
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Jeb81
22 April 2018|
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Response from Grrzzz | Reviewed this property |
They don't have assigned spaces but you'll find there is plenty of parking space
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CaptainBlackmore
16 January 2018|
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Response from Grrzzz | Reviewed this property |
It’s more of a gentle walk!
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leighkay89
17 July 2017|
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Response from kenneth s | Reviewed this property |
Hi Sorry taken so long to reply, you can't use your card but you only pay for parking there is no admission fee. Hope this helps 🙂
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