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World of Owls

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Open today: 11:00 - 17:00
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Lovely Visit to Owl Sanctuary

What a great find...Met Mike and had some informative talks about the Owls and other subjects. Had... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
andykarczmarek
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Hemel Hempstead, United Kingdom
Lovely place

I visited world of owls today and loved it. Very relaxing environment for the birds, classical... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Emma D
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Belfast, United Kingdom
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World of Owls is the largest most diverse collection of owls in the UK and Ireland. There is also other birds of prey, reptiles, insects & many other animals to see. There is a small children's play park, tea, coffee and light refreshments...more
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Hours Today: 11:00 - 17:00
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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32 Mount Shalgus Lane | Randalstown Forest, Randalstown BT41 3LE, Northern Ireland
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+44 28 9447 2307
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Reviewed 2 days ago

What a great find...Met Mike and had some informative talks about the Owls and other subjects. Had the hands on with the Barn Owl with photos. Wish I could help there as he needs help. Needs a Carpenter to update the cages etc. As retired...More

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Mike G, Owner at World of Owls, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

thanks for your kind words :)

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I visited world of owls today and loved it. Very relaxing environment for the birds, classical music playing for them and friendly hard working staff. You can see the animals are very well cared for. My boyfriend had a picture taken with an eagle ,...More

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Mike G, Owner at World of Owls, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

thank you for your kind words, glad you enjoyed it.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I visited world of owls today and it was amazing! The family were all so lovely and took time to talk to us about different species. Mike gave us two feathers for good luck on the way out 😊 definitely recommend it!

3  Thank Siobhán S
Mike G, Owner at World of Owls, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

you two girls were lovely to talk to with fantastic attitudes. Thank you.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited world of owls, I had booked the owl experience for Fathers day, we all really enjoyed it, both my father and husband was not disappointed, Mike was soo accomadating and couldnt be praised enough for sharing his knowledge and great stories behind each...More

Thank Ciara L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Spent a couple of hours here on a Sunday morning. The birds are incredible and it's great to see so many breeds up close. Mike and his team gave us the 'owl experience' so we got to hold 3 different birds; two owls and an...More

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Mike G, Owner at World of Owls, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your very kind words. Really kind.

Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

Me and my partner Evan visited World of Owls over the Bank Holiday weekend and thoroughly enjoyed our visit. We wanted to get away from the coast where we live and do something a little different. World of Owls was perfect. We saw the beautiful...More

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Mike G, Owner at World of Owls, responded to this reviewResponded 4 June 2018

Thank you so much, we are glad you enjoyed your experience with us. Thank you for your kind words.

Reviewed 16 April 2018

We spent about two hours here and it was great. Seeing all the different breeds of owls and learning about their varying traits was fascinating, but Harley the celebrity owl was the highlight. Mike was a warm, welcoming host too. It's clear that kids will...More

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Mike G, Owner at World of Owls, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2018

Thank you so much for your kind words. Hope to see you again soon. Mike :)

Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

This is a wonderful idea if you are looking to spend 1-2 hours out! You get to visit the variety of owls they have, take a look at the hawks and ducks and if you’re up to it you can even go for a walk...More

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Mike G, Owner at World of Owls, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2018

Thank you for your kind review.

Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

Just spent a fantastic morning here with my fiancée. Great to see such a diverse collection with fantastic enrichment in the enclosures. Many a zoo could take notes from this. Mike is so enthusiastic and happy to share his knowledge and answer any questions you...More

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Mike G, Owner at World of Owls, responded to this reviewResponded 5 April 2018

Thank you very much for such kind words, we do our best with what little we have. Hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

Had a great hour seeing all the different types of owls,, I did not know there was soo many types, great to see up close,, our children loved it and had a great time, also the staff are very friendly and helpful, would recommend highly

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Mike G, Owner at World of Owls, responded to this reviewResponded 2 April 2018

Thank you for your kind words, glad you enjoyed the experience

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Hi Luke, I am sorry I do not know the answer to any of your questions. I visited by car and I am not a part of the centre administration. However, the staff are very helpful and if you were to contact them I sure they... More
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£5.50 per adults and kids/oap were £4.50.
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Sandra E
1 April 2017|
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Response from Mike G | Property representative |
Unfortunately it would be Antrim Station a good bit away.
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