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National Beekeeping Centre Wales

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Old Saw Mill Bodnant Welsh Food Centre | Bodnant Welsh Food, Furnace Farm, Tal-y-Cafn LL28 5RP, Wales
+44 1492 651106
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Lots of information on need really nice man who takes time to explain things to children and all... read more

Reviewed 11 March 2018
James F
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Apiphobia

On a recent Tuesday afternoon, after we had been to the adjacent Farm Shop, Hubby persuaded me to... read more

Reviewed 6 March 2018
Jilly2903
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Llan Ffestiniog, United Kingdom
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We are a non-profit distributing organisation whose aim is to help develop a vigorous, healthy and environmentally responsible beekeeping industry in Wales. We will promote good practice, accurate and accessible public information, and involve the community. Our visitor centre and apiary are within the perimeter of Bodnant Welsh Food centre.
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Old Saw Mill Bodnant Welsh Food Centre | Bodnant Welsh Food, Furnace Farm, Tal-y-Cafn LL28 5RP, Wales
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Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

Lots of information on need really nice man who takes time to explain things to children and all new products reasonably priced

1  Thank James F
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Reviewed 6 March 2018

On a recent Tuesday afternoon, after we had been to the adjacent Farm Shop, Hubby persuaded me to go inside this Visitor Centre. He liked the live web-cam. Unfortunately, I have a fear of bees so I did not enjoy it! However, I was happy...More

Thank Jilly2903
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Reviewed 8 August 2017

Visited towards the end of the day. My husband mentioned to the volunteer member of staff that he has just started to keep bees, and had a wonderful informative conversation with this gentleman and another man who dropped off some honey (we bought a jar...More

1  Thank Karen J
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Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

Very interesting and informative. Hone from different bee keepers in Wales available to buy. Run by volunteers. Enjoyable visit

Thank Cerys B
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Bees_Wales, Volunteer Coordinator & Centre Supervisor at National Beekeeping Centre Wales, responded to this reviewResponded 23 June 2017

Cerys, Thank you for your comments. Pleased we were informative. You can follow us on Twitter @BeesWales and link in with other beekeepers etc. Regards from the Volunteer Coordinator

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Reviewed 27 May 2017

At the Welsh Food Centre Bodnant. Lots of Bee information & lovely Welsh honey of diiferent varieties are for sale.

1  Thank Mike G
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Bees_Wales, Visitor Centre Supervisor at National Beekeeping Centre Wales, responded to this reviewResponded 28 May 2017

Thank you for your kind comments. We try to provide the best experience for our visitors.

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Reviewed 7 February 2017

Good Bee education for adults and children alike... Lots of information, things to buy.. Good informed volunteers..

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Reviewed 1 January 2017

Good that we are looking after the bees. Good honey to buy not expensive. Found the information interesting. Good to show children

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Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Last time i came, the shop was just begiining as everything was in boxes. It was nice to see it open. Very impressive for children and adults. I bought some Poppy seeds and Nain bought some honey. Her husband used to be the Secretary of...More

Thank Angela R
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Reviewed 10 October 2016

We spent the morning in a pleasant class room environment - don't worry, there weren't any fountain pen ink pots or bench seats and the "teacher" wasn't wearing a mortar and bat wings... The two gentlemen who ran the course were knowledgeable about bee keeping...More

1  Thank iannai1
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Reviewed 4 October 2016

A small space but contained a good display of information about bee-keeping. Local honey for sale and someone on hand to answer questions.

1  Thank Andrew L
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