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Blackbrook Zoological Bird Park - CLOSED

Winkhill, Leek ST13 7QR, England
+44 1538 308880
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Good half day out

The park itself has quite a few species and a fair walk around the park, we arrived at 1pm and had... read more

Reviewed 14 March 2017
Cheshire, United Kingdom
via mobile
Nice time had

Not usually keen on small-ish zoos but all animals looked happy, healthy and cared for. Staff were... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2016
Market Drayton, United Kingdom
via mobile
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Winkhill, Leek ST13 7QR, England
+44 1538 308880
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Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

The park itself has quite a few species and a fair walk around the park, we arrived at 1pm and had completed the tour around and had lunch by 4.45pm. It makes a nice 1/2 day out. The keepers were friendly and polite and there...More

Thank kmlever1980
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Not usually keen on small-ish zoos but all animals looked happy, healthy and cared for. Staff were very quick to tell other users if they were too close or chasing the animals during the walk through areas. Enclosures were clean, a tad on the small...More

Thank mandidavies6
Reviewed 13 July 2016

No longer open. See Peak wildlife park who have taken over. I seem to have to put more into this review but as this facility is now closed I don't feel I can.

1  Thank Suzanne078
Reviewed 10 May 2016 via mobile

For the money you pay there's plenty there and there are expanding as we speak and if you pay double entrance fee you get a years free pass. Win, win. Oh yeah free massive bouncy castle the kids can stay all day.

Thank craig s
Reviewed 29 July 2015 via mobile

Nice little place for kids. Was expecting few more different animals but what I did see was interesting. Could do with more things for kids to do

Thank Hermanfrenchfries
Reviewed 9 July 2015

Was greeted by very friendly staff! The zoo was great. My grandchildren were allowed to go in to the animals and pet some of them, it was great to get so close to animals like wallabies with babies in their pouches. I would definitely recommend...More

Thank joanne h
Reviewed 21 June 2015

It has now reopened with new owner. Its had a makeover and weve had a fabulous day there for fathers day. Meerkats, wallabies ...you can get up close. Lemurs, penguins. Lots of families enjoying it. Had cuppa, sandwich and lemon and courgette cake in cafe....More

2  Thank Gibgal
Reviewed 16 December 2014 via mobile

The penguins and meerkats drew me here again. I wish more people would visit Blackbrook as it deserves more recognition. Its been through the mill recently and taken alot to stay open. Fantastic birds. Lovely grounds. Amazing staff and very caring and knowledgable too.

9  Thank mrskellyjones78
Reviewed 9 August 2014

we looked up the zoo and thought we would give it a visit. Its been closed years and looks like a bomb site. theres a sun bleached sign saying new owners etc, is supposed to be open August this year. !!! surely they mean in...More

23  Thank Vincent F
Reviewed 29 June 2014

we've been a number of times before to Blackbrook and have always enjoyed it. They had a special price admission in January and we knew the zoo was struggling. It was our sons first visit and he really enjoyed it. Yes we did see a...More

7  Thank Christopher P
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