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International Centre for Birds of Prey
Newent, Gloucestershire, GL18 1JJ

01531 820286 or 01531 821581


About the International Centre for Birds of Prey

For a great family day out in beautiful surroundings and the opportunity to see spectacular flying demonstrations, it’s a visit not to be missed. It’s also a great photography opportunity and courses with experts are also available. For a great present you can also book special experience days and get to handle the birds.

International Birds of Prey Centre highlights at a glance

  • Three daily flying demonstrations from 60 birds throughout the year
  • Aviaries housing a large and diverse range of raptors
  • Various courses and experience days available
  • Fantastic photography opportunities including several courses and photo experience days
  • Birthday parties available and set in a unique environment
  • Attractive and established gardens
  • Woodland walk
  • Home cooked refreshments served
  • Gift shop with many books, ornaments and souvenirs

2016 Opening times at the International Centre for Birds of Prey

From 1 February 30 November 2016  (Closed for the Winter during December and January)

Open 7 days a week

March - October from 10.30am to 5.30pm
November & February - from 10.30am to 4.15pm
December & January - closed except for courses and Owl Evenings

2016 Admission at the International Centre for Birds of Prey

(gift aid prices in brackets)

  • Adults £10.90 (£12)
  • Children (4-15) £7 (£8)
  • Senior Citizens £10 (£11)
  • Family Ticket (2+2) £33 (£36.50)
    (each child over two in number will be charged at the normal childrens rate)

Group Visits

Group bookings are available for minimum of 15 people. The charges for adult parties (those 16 and over) are 10% off the normal entrance fee, to be paid in a lump sum, not individually.

School parties

  • These will constitute a minimum 15 of people
  • Charges are £5 for each of the children
  • There is one free ticket for each adult with 10 children
  • For each adult not included in the free person category, the entry fee is £10

Become a member of the ICBP

Benefits include:

  • Free entrance to the Centre throughout the opening season.
  • Priority booking to special events.
  • Members evenings with talks and special events.
  • The knowledge that you are supporting the Centre and raptor conservation in a special way

2016 Membership Prices

This runs for 12 calendar months and allows the member free access to the Centre during opening hours. Bring a guest and have a 10% discount on their entrance fee!

  • Individual membership £40

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