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The Barn Owl Centre

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Netheridge Farm Netheridge Close | Hempsted, Gloucester GL2 5LE, England
+44 1452 383999
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Amazing Experience

I wanted to see beautiful Barn Owl for long time and my husband bought me ticket for this... read more

Reviewed 27 April 2015
Mika M
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good but not very big

my girlfriend bought me this on a groupon deal, as I'm interested in all wildlife, we had a display... read more

Reviewed 11 March 2015
steveohim
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Gloucester, United Kingdom
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Due to on going development, we are only open to the public by booking only, bookings relate to a number of Owl & Bird of Prey Experiences we do, which includes Photography Days. Please visit our website for further details, times & cost. For anyone visiting us to purchase an Owl Nest Box or Gift Vouchers, please give us a call before setting off. Please note that the Barn Owl Centre is a Rescue & Rehabilitation Centre as well as an Owl Conservation Centre.
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Netheridge Farm Netheridge Close | Hempsted, Gloucester GL2 5LE, England
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+44 1452 383999
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Reviewed 27 April 2015 via mobile

I wanted to see beautiful Barn Owl for long time and my husband bought me ticket for this place. It was just amazing to see such a marvellous creatures close to me. Very knowledgeable staff and they are very friendly. I have learned so much...More

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Reviewed 11 March 2015

my girlfriend bought me this on a groupon deal, as I'm interested in all wildlife, we had a display in one of the barns where owls were flown over your head but nothing much more then that. they had some caged owls and some owls...More

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Vincent J, Manager at The Barn Owl Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 30 March 2015

Dear steveohim, You mentioned coming to the Barn Owl Centre on a Groupon Voucher? As we have never had any connection with Groupon or the vouchers they sell, have you directed your review to the correct place that you visited? It sounds like you have....More

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Reviewed 3 December 2014

The live flying is fantastic. A very large collection of birds and very knowledgeable staff. The cakes are great. All in all very very well worth a visit

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Reviewed 10 November 2014

Fabulous displays of birds of prey with a very knowledgeable staff. We took grandchildren and they were really engaged and enjoyed a great morning.

1  Thank JamesDillon1947
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Reviewed 3 November 2014

Fantastic birds at the amazing Barn BarnOwl Centre in Gloucester! A unique photography experience in an environment where bird welfare is the priority! I also had the privilege of experiencing the hawk and owl flying 1/2 day. A professional and invaluable organisation placing conservation and...More

2  Thank MaitriKaruna
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Reviewed 1 November 2014

We were just passing and decided to call in to the centre, we were very impressed by the kindness shown to us, we had a fantastic flying experience with the owls, the staff explained what they were trying to do in the centre, as I...More

3  Thank OakenholtFarmJenny
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Reviewed 1 November 2014

I cannot imagine which place Louise visited, but it couldn't possibly have been this one. The birds are kept in the best possible way - surely the most important attribute of a sanctuary. The staff are endlessly informative and friendly. The facilities are basic but...More

3  Thank IguanaPhile
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Reviewed 1 November 2014

Me and my husband had a wonderful time in Barn Owl Centre.When we arrived we had warm welcome from Vince and we felt like we met an old friend.We particularly loved the passion Vince had for the birds and Barn Owl Centre,his friendly approach and...More

3  Thank DaisyM777
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Reviewed 1 November 2014

I have visited the Centre on thress occassions now. These have been on the photgraphic days. I have nothing but admiration for Vince and the team, for the excellent work they carry out at the centre. Lots of the birds have been rescued from appalling...More

1  Thank capt_moonraker
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Reviewed 1 November 2014

My hobby is wildlife photography, and I have twice been to photographic days at the Barn Owl Centre. Both went on beyond the allotted time, and both featured a good variety of birds. Pictures of Kaln the eagle owl and Leighton the buzzard (yes, I...More

1  Thank davidandchristine767
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AniruddhaRaste
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Response from Vincent J | Property representative |
Due to the nature of our work, we are only open to the public by booking only, this links to Experiences. Info can be found on the Barn Owl Centre's website Please note that we are transforming part of the Centre which... More
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