International Centre for Birds of Prey
The International Centre for Birds of Prey is a bird of prey sanctuary near Newent in Gloucestershire. This attraction has bird aviaries set amongst landscaped gardens and displays around 250 birds of more than 70 different species of bird of prey including owls, eagles, falcons, vultures and buzzards. The birds are flown in public displays 3 times a day. Private sessions can be negotiated.
Address: Boulsdon House, Newent GL18 1JJ
T: 01531 820286
Open: 7 days a week 10.30 am – 5.30 pm from 1 February – 30th November (closing at 4.30 during the darker months)
Entry cost: Adult £12.50 with Giftaid, Concession £10.50 with Giftaid, Child (4+) £7, Family tickets and Group Rates also available.
Useful info: Flying display times are usually at 11.30am, 2pm and 4.15pm through the summer, but when the clocks change for the winter, they fly at 11.30am, 1.30pm and 3.30pm.
It’s well worth booking a private flying session if you have a viable group size. Contact the ICBP directly for information.