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Festival Park Owl Sanctuary

#1 of 11 things to do in Ebbw Vale Features Animals
Adj Festival Park Shopping Outlet, Ebbw Vale, Wales
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What a 'hoot'

Beautiful birds and exceptionally friendly staff with great knowledge and interesting facts! As a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
sam h
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Fantastic birds of Prey

Fantastic birds of Prey, easy access and child friendly. Free entrance, donations gratefully... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Ebbw Vale, United Kingdom
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Adj Festival Park Shopping Outlet, Ebbw Vale, Wales
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful birds and exceptionally friendly staff with great knowledge and interesting facts! As a free attraction please give generously to these guys! If I win the lottery we'll build an owl castle and they can all nest in turrets. It will be beautiful!

Thank sam h
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fantastic birds of Prey, easy access and child friendly. Free entrance, donations gratefully received. Plenty of hands on.

Thank PhilSmall1954
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I would recommend everyone to go here if they are looking for something different to do. The sanctuary has various owls and birds of prey on display. All clearly labelled so you can learn about the breeds. I would say theres over 50 birds on...More

Thank Robyn P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

this is a free attraction. the guy who runs this is clearly beyond passionate about the preservation and saving of injured, orphaned birds. He even has a rather ancient tortoise. Please leave dogs outside the sanctuary, it is probably not the best environment for pushchairs...More

Thank arwrtawel
Reviewed 23 May 2017

The Owl Sanctuary is a home for injured and unwanted Owls and birds of prey. They survive on donations and is a great place for children to come into contact with birds and other animals whilst learning more about the enviroment they come from stc......More

Thank markanthonyb264
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Knowledgable staff. Beautiful birds. Lovely setting if not a bit run down. Hands on where possible. The Brown wood owls and the eagle owls were my favourite and my daughter loved holding the barn owl.

Thank Helen W
Reviewed 8 May 2017

We visited the Owl Sanctuary in May 2017 and WOW what a place and all for FREE :) We got talking to Malcolm and wow that man knows his stuff and went out of his way to tell us all about the owls and Birds....More

Thank Trevor b
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

Went here with my partner and 1 year old and my daughter loved looking at all the owls and hearing them making noise.. it's quite a bit of a hill to get too but that's the only downfall other than that I would recommend this...More

Thank tonibants
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

We visited here after going super tubing with the children. I couldn't believe it was free to get in to see these wonderful creatures. The staff were really friendly and our 5 children even got to hold one of the owls on the glove. They...More

Thank Lizzie010972
Reviewed 20 April 2017

A good family day out with lots to do there is a play park nearby which has a large number of children's equipment for them to play on..

Thank mariawilliams111
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1 July 2016|
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Response from Cath G | Reviewed this property |
Festival park, Ebbw vale. Go to the shopping centre car park, turn right past the play centre for the kids and keep walking down to the owls.