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The Owl and Falconry Centre

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Garden lands Garden Centre, Bridgnorth Road | Shipley, Wolverhampton WV6 7EJ, England
+44 1902 701334
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Nice morning with animals!

Visited here today with my daughter.. We have been here many times before and every time is... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
welshinwolves
via mobile
Heartbreaking

This is an animal dystopia. After visiting here with my partner, I couldn’t believe how this place... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2017
TheGruffaloSaid
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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 16:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Garden lands Garden Centre, Bridgnorth Road | Shipley, Wolverhampton WV6 7EJ, England
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+44 1902 701334
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"falconry display"
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"birds of prey"
in 6 reviews
"run by volunteers"
in 3 reviews
"keep up the good work"
in 4 reviews
"garden centre"
in 9 reviews
"reasonable admission price"
in 2 reviews
"rough around the edges"
in 2 reviews
"wide variety of animals"
in 2 reviews
"wear sensible shoes"
in 2 reviews
"great little hidden gem"
in 2 reviews
"weather conditions"
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"info"
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"funding"
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"chickens"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here today with my daughter.. We have been here many times before and every time is different as there is always a new enclosure and different animals to see which is great! We loved the reindeer but wonder if they could do with more...More

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Reviewed 11 October 2017

This is an animal dystopia. After visiting here with my partner, I couldn’t believe how this place is still allowed to continue running. All the animals looked shabby and in distress. But there was one animal that what in such disgusting condition that I went...More

6  Thank TheGruffaloSaid
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Reviewed 30 September 2017

We Visited the owl and falconry centre today with my family including grandchildren after being told about it by a friends. It is lovely half day attraction. Nice range of animals some of which you can feed daily usually on afternoons they fly some of...More

Thank Wesley N
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Reviewed 11 June 2017

To find this place park at Gardenlands garden centre, enter the garden centre, head to the outside greenhouse and shed section, (keeping to the right) and a sign will magically appear. It is a work in progress, run by volunteers, and as expected in such...More

Thank Dave P
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Reviewed 4 May 2017

not bad place to see birds of prey but entry price i think was a bit high for what they did have there realy .

Thank James B
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Reviewed 24 April 2017

We wanted to take our grandaughter to see some owls so looked on the web for one near to Wolverhampton and found the Owl and Falconry Centre. I was a bit dubious as one of the reviews wasn't very good! When we arrived we were...More

2  Thank Judith A
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Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

Visited during half term, quite impressed! Yes, it's a work in progress and rough around the edges but I think the entrance price reflects this. Based at the back of wyvale garden centre. There could do with being signposts in the garden centre as it's...More

1  Thank Man1cmom
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Reviewed 1 January 2017

I have mixed feelings about this place. I believe it opened just over a year ago, and it does need some work to it but it has the potential. I took my grandma who is in a wheelchair - the centre wasn't the most accessible...More

Thank Jessica L
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Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Being a very cold frosty day, unfortunately I'm a December birthday! Myself and 2 daughters visited the centre and paid for an experience day, which was very kind of the owner as it was not pre booked! We arrived mid afternoon and boy did we...More

1  Thank Cathy F
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Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Went today with 4 little ones. I have been before. Yes it needs a little improvement in places but overall it is a lovely place to visit. The staff there were lovely and went out their way to talk to us and even got the...More

2  Thank Samjaneking
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Paulamiss
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Response from Mickessox | Reviewed this property |
In my opinion a lot of the animals there are not housed properly rabbits in cages no runs birds kept in the dark in the walk ways behind the flights. Birds of prey not flower enough they are either tied up by there legs or... More
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