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The International Centre for Birds of Prey

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Boulsdon House, Newent GL18 1JJ, England
+44 1531 820286
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Great afternoon

Although we live in the county we have never been to visit, I was very surprised with the QTY and... read more

Reviewed 1 October 2017
via mobile
Excellent day out

This was a very well run centre with wonderful birds of prey. The displays were magnificent and... read more

Reviewed 27 September 2017
Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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Please note we are closed to the public on Thursday 20th July, 2017 for a Royal visit in celebration of our 50th Anniversary. We will be open as usual on Friday 21st July...
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Hours Today: 10:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Boulsdon House, Newent GL18 1JJ, England
+44 1531 820286
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Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Although we live in the county we have never been to visit, I was very surprised with the QTY and variety of birds they have there, it’s well thought out and designed, you can tell some money has been spent to make it as easy...More

Thank Sheppy1979
Reviewed 27 September 2017

This was a very well run centre with wonderful birds of prey. The displays were magnificent and the handlers knew their birds and were very knowledgeable. Definitely worth a visit.

Thank mklynn2014
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

Not been here for quite a few years, so was looking forward to going. We weren't disappointed. They have lots of varieties of birds including an Andean condor, falcons, hawks and owls. The staff are very friendly and knowledgeable. Ticket prices are very reasonable. The...More

Thank Becki D
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Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

Arrived on our motorcycle on a chilly September morning and was greeted by the lady in the entrance who immediately offered to look after our helmets for us. Fabulous place, informative, interesting stunning birds showcased in a professional and caring manner. We've visited quite a...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

Even better than last time. Spent whole day here and still probably did not see every bird. Passionate conservationists with a gift for communicating to the public on all levels. So many fantastic moments and sights. Best was the twenty minutes or so informal encounter...More

Thank Roger N
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

Such a lovely place, really care about the birds and the grounds are beautiful. Watched 2 displays and the staff care so much about the birds. Highly recommended.

Thank Sally P
Reviewed 11 September 2017

The International Centre for Birds of Prey is about 2 miles from Newent. They have a large collection of birds, many of them rescued. They do an important job in breeding rare species, and also give flying demonstrations three times a day. These are always...More

Thank HarrowDoug
Reviewed 8 September 2017

Wide range of beautiful birds - some outside and some in cages. lovely to walk round and interact with these birds - Yorkley , the Abyssinian Owl was particularly responsive. most interesting, though were the flying displays - five or six birds flew each time...More

Thank Themkings
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

I am a huge bird lover and this was a place I had wanted to visit for a long time. We were really excited by the flying displays and timed our arrival to see the first of the day. We saw around 6 different birds...More

Thank RhianyddS
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

This is one of the best bird of prey centres in the country, all the staff are so knowledgeable and the birds are fantastic. The flying displays are great showing many varieties of raptors and the staff give a great commentary. The birds are well...More

Thank BigPaulG101
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Margaret M
21 June 2017|
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Response from zaphod5248 | Reviewed this property |
My wife and I took loads of pics while we were on the course. Both of us handling the birds and of the other birds in the centre. A great day ...
Andrew G
16 April 2017|
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Response from Sharon B | Reviewed this property |
No but the car park has some shaded areas and you can go in and out to check they are ok.
8 January 2017|
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Response from LoubyH | Reviewed this property |
We were there around three hours. Some people came in walked round the aviaries once, saw a display and left after about an hour and a half, but you'd miss so much doing this. Each display is different, we saw three... More