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The Barn Owl Centre

Features Animals
Open today: 09:00 - 21:00
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Photography Day

Last week I attended a photography day here. It was given to me as a gift and it was a fantastic... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Dave B
Bath, United Kingdom
Excellent photography day by staff that really know their stuff

I attended the photography day (for the second time having been 5 years previously) and thoroughly... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Richard W
Ebbw Vale, United Kingdom
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Due to on going development, we are only open to the public by booking only, bookings relate to a number of Owl & Bird of Prey Experiences we do, which includes Photography Days. Please visit our website for further details, times & cost. For anyone...more
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Netheridge Farm Netheridge Close | Hempsted, Gloucester GL2 5LE, England
+44 1452 383999
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Last week I attended a photography day here. It was given to me as a gift and it was a fantastic day. The hot weather is not conducive to flying birds of prey and this day was hot. Our host took care that the birds...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I attended the photography day (for the second time having been 5 years previously) and thoroughly enjoyed it. Initially i'd booked for a previous date but due to the UK heatwave it had to be cancelled as it was too hot for the birds (this...More

Thank Richard W
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

My daughter in her words had the best day of her life. She loves barn owls and they are her favourite animal and the staff made her day very special indeed!! Can’t thank them enough

1  Thank Sar T
Reviewed 27 October 2017

Booked the photography experience a while ago and just had a very enjoyable days photography, I will be doing it again

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Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

Booked the photography day at the last minute and had an absolutely fantastic day. All the staff were brilliant, knowledgeable and really helpful and help you get THE shot. You can tell the birds are relaxed and enjoy doing it, else they just simply wouldn't....More

1  Thank Sarah R
Reviewed 8 July 2017

I booked an experience for my mum as a treat. We booked and were told to arrive for 4pm today. Other guests are charged £10 pp. But this was well worth the cost. Even before we got out if the car we were greeted and...More

2  Thank NickyV14
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

I took my disabled son he had an owl flying experience there was a few in the group ,and he cant hold his arm up so the man held his arm so the bird could fly to him which was very kind : the people...More

1  Thank Lisa G
Reviewed 16 June 2017

Was given a voucher as a Christmas present for a photography day at the Barn Owl Centre, absolutely fantastic, I particularly enjoyed capturing the two amazing Eagle Owls in flight, I took over a 1000 photos and I am really pleased how many of them...More

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Reviewed 2 April 2017

My partner bought a voucher for the photography day as a Christmas present for me. Knowing very little about the centre, I went along with an open mind and my partner as guest for moral support (and to carry my photography gear!). I was a...More

Thank Tina J
Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

We were bought an owl experience voucher as a gift. We weren't sure what to expect and informed on booking that they are not like falconry centres. We have two children, our youngest has special needs and this was also a concern for the visit....More

2  Thank Malvern2016
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13 March 2015|
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Response from Vincent J | Property representative |
Due to the nature of our work, we are only open to the public by booking only, this links to Experiences. Info can be found on the Barn Owl Centre's website Please note that we are transforming part of the Centre which... More