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The Owl and Falconry Centre

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Closed Now: 10:00 - 16:00
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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 7 May 2018
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Work in progress with real potential/ A treat for kids

To find this place park at Gardenlands garden centre, enter the garden centre, head to the outside... read more

Reviewed 11 June 2017
Dave P
Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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Garden lands Garden Centre, Bridgnorth Road | Shipley, Wolverhampton WV6 7EJ, England
+44 1902 701334
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All reviews falconry display run by volunteers birds of prey garden centre reasonable admission price rough around the edges wear sensible shoes great little hidden gem weather conditions staff member funding
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Reviewed 18 September 2018

Brilliant experience, its just another way to connect to nature. The inner calmness comes out with the visit here. Would love to visit again.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

We went here after reading some of the reviews in trip advisor however we were very disappointed. It's very run down (they are meant to be renovating). The birds of prey all looked in a healthy condition and were nice to see as they had...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank dgv09sophieb
Mark_Kubis-Law, Director at The Owl and Falconry Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 30 May 2018

Good afternoon, Many thanks for your feedback. Honest feedback is always important. I’m glad that you found our staff lovely and chatty and the animals healthy. As we’re a volunteer ran, not-for-profit, business we do have occasions where we’re struggling with staff levels. The care...More

Reviewed 7 May 2018 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

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank welshinwolves
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

Date of experience: July 2017
15  Thank TheGruffaloSaid
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

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Wesley N
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

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Dave P
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 .

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank James B
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

Date of experience: April 2017
2  Thank Judith A
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

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank Man1cmom
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

Date of experience: December 2016
1  Thank Jessica L
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13 June 2016|
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