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

01531 820286 or 01531 821581

The International Centre for Birds of Prey located near Newent, Gloucestershire
The International Centre for Birds of Prey located near Newent, Gloucestershire

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 Centre For Birds of Prey highlights at a glance

  • Three daily flying demonstrations from 60 birds throughout the year
  • Over 200 birds of prey and more than 75 different species to see up close, some of which are critically endangered
  • 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

2021 Opening times at the International Centre for Birds of Prey

From 12 April to 30 November 2020  (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 4.30pm
December & January - closed except for courses and Owl Evenings

2021 Admission at the International Centre for Birds of Prey

Gift aid prices - pre-booking essential

  • Adults £13.50
  • Children (4-15) £8
  • Concession £11.50
  • Family Ticket (2+2) £36

If you are a UK Tax Payer…please gift aid your ticket purchase!

Selecting the Gift Aid option at the checkout means your whole ticket purchase can be treated as a donation and reclaim 25p tax for every pound spent at no extra cost to you.  To say thank you for gift aiding, your ticket will then allow return entrance to the Centre as many times as you wish for 12 months from the date of purchase.

Group Visits

Discounted rates available. The International Centre for Birds of Prey is the perfect location for corporate away days. Bespoke packages can be also be provided for hen/stag and group parties. Enquire by calling or filling in the form on the website under "your visit" or email

School parties

Available by arrangement. Please click here for further details.

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

2020 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 25% discount on their entrance fee!

  • Individual membership £40

Dogs at the International Centre for Birds of Prey

No dogs are allowed. Guide dogs allowed ONLY if advised prior to visit. 

Disabled Access at International Centre for Birds of Prey

Accesible in most areas. Two wheelchairs are available to loan.


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