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Birdland Park & Gardens

Birdland Park & Gardens

Birdland is delighted to be able to welcome visitors back in line with government guidance.
All visitors (except annual pass holders) must pre-book online prior to arrival as there will be a cap on daily attendance. Visitors will not be able to purchase tickets at admissions.
For more information on all the steps Birdland are taking to ensure the safety of visitors please click here>

Birdland Park and Gardens, in Bourton-on-the-Water, is home to one of the largest collections of exotic birds in the UK.
Located in the heart of the beautiful Cotswolds, the park’s magical combination of woodland, riverside and gardens makes it the perfect day out.
Meet over 500 birds including birds of prey, large cassowary and rare species like the Waldrapp ibis. Spot flamingos, pelicans, cranes and waterfowl that live in our riverside habitats with many more inhabiting over 50 aviaries.
See England’s only breeding group of king penguins and the comical Humboldts.
Explore the Out of Africa area home to hornbills, village weavers and many more amazing birds from across the continent.
Venture into the woodland and encounter life-sized dinosaurs lurking between the trees in the Jurassic Journey area.
Head to the Pandemonium of Parrots area and be amazed by vibrant and colourful parrots, macaws and lorikeets.
Don’t miss the Park’s newest addition, the Parliament of Owls where visitors can meet some amazing species.
Please note: talks and close encounter sessions will be temporarily paused until government guidelines allow. See website for full details>

Birdland Admission Information

Now open

Easter - October: 10am - 5pm
November - March: 10am - 4pm
Last admission one hour before closing


Birdland Admission Prices 2021

Book online
Adults: £10.95
Children: £7.95 (3 - 15 Year olds)
Senior Citizens: £9.95
Student: £9.95
Under 3's: Free

Birdland Membership

A season ticket entitles the holder to Unlimited entry to Birdland for one person for one year from the date of purchase.

Adults: £22
Children: £16 (age 3 - 16)
Senior/Student: £20


Dogs are allowed to all areas but must be kept on a lead at all times.

Disabled Facilities

Easy access to all areas, toilet facilities and wheel chairs available.

Flamingo Point Cafe

Offers a range of meals, snacks and refreshing beverages in comfortable surroundings.
Please phone for parties, any special requirements, etc.


A public car park is adjacent to Birdland and there is a larger car park a short distance away in Bourton village centre.

Birdland's Penguin Feed time 2.30pm

The only group of King Penguins in England, Wales and Ireland.

Gift Vouchers

Looking for a special gift for someone? Gift vouchers at Birdland including memberships, Penguin Feeding Experiences and Keeper for the Day. Buy your gift vouchers here.

Where is Birdland Park & Gardens?

Birdland is situated on the Rissington Road, a pleasant 5 minute walk from the centre of the popular Cotswold town of Bourton-on-the-Water.

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