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Owl & Falconry Centre

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Lovely place and lovely staff - they care so Much and are so helpful - Thank you - we shall be back... read more

Reviewed 27 June 2018
Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
via mobile
Great Afternoon with Grandchildren

The centre is a work in progress at the moment but where else would you see so many owls and birds... read more

Reviewed 1 June 2016
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Gardenlands Garden Centre, Shipley, England
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Reviewed 27 June 2018 via mobile

Lovely place and lovely staff - they care so Much and are so helpful - Thank you - we shall be back again very sooon!

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Loopsydoopsy
Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

First appearances are deceiving. The site us in the process of being rebuilt following an unexpected move from elsewhere, so is a 'work in process'. But don't allow the slightly dishevelled appearance deceive. This is a place full of unusual animals for such an establishment..and...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank jackykhan
Reviewed 3 April 2018

Hidden gem behind garden centre- pity more people don't know about it. Well worth a visit and it's free. Please go and support them

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Paul M
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Found ourselves 3 miles from here this morning so nipped over for a noise. Fantastic little place, with enthusiastic staff. Parrots, Raccoons, a Genet, a porcupine,a skunk, goats, sheep, donkies and a load of raptors to name but a few. It has real charm, yes...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank James S
Reviewed 26 March 2017

An hour of my life wasted, I have tried to post for the restaurant but can't but if you do visit the Owl Centre make sure you don't go into the restaurant Popped in to Gardenlands and decided to stay for coffee and a sandwich....More

Date of experience: March 2017
3  Thank Susan B
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

This is a great place to pass a few hours with young children. The staff are very welcoming and friendly! There is a very happy and healthy fox and raccoons as you enter - my little girl particularly enjoyed feeding the baby goats and free...More

Date of experience: September 2016
2  Thank mattclowes
Reviewed 29 August 2016

My mom and l visited here today and had such a lovely time. We weren't expecting to see so many different animals and it was good to see them in such a roomy, natural environment. The meerkats were so cute but then again so were...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank Joanne R
Reviewed 19 July 2016

Have made a number of visits to the centre over the last 8 months. There has been amazing progress , New enclosures and new attractions. The staff are friendly and extremely helpful. The volunteers are amazing and so approachable. Ask a question and you will...More

Date of experience: July 2016
2  Thank rcbishop14
Reviewed 1 June 2016

The centre is a work in progress at the moment but where else would you see so many owls and birds of prey so close up. Add to that a number of small mammals and reptiles seemingly contented. The hilarious parrot is worth a visit....More

Date of experience: June 2016
2  Thank Donald C
Reviewed 7 May 2016 via mobile

I can see why there are signs up saying you can't take photos! I realise there is work going on, but the whole place looks dilapidated and dirty, with building materials and hose pipes causing trip hazards. Very few signs, and those few there were...More

Date of experience: May 2016
4  Thank elcatt0
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Robert L
10 February 2018|
Response from James S | Reviewed this property |
Yes but there isn't a lot of cover. You'll need appropriate footwear too as it will likely be muddy.