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Myths & Legends This October Half Term

Visitors will be able to let their imagination fly away with them during October Half Term Holidays, 22 – 30 October, with a special Halloween themed ‘Myths & Legends’ week at Birdland Park & Gardens. Discover why owls are considered to be so wise, where the legend of the phoenix...

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Discover a Rare Waldrapp Ibis Chick

Birdland Park & Gardens has plenty for all the family entertained this bank holiday weekend from Saturday 27 – Monday 29 August. Head to Bourton-on-the-Water to meet King Penguins, explore the Jurassic Journey and discover an exciting array of birds. Birdland are pleased to announce that they have successfully bred...

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King Penguins at Birdland

Celebrate Afternoon Tea Week with the Penguins

Celebrate Afternoon Tea Week (8-14 August) at Birdland Park & Gardens and eat scones with the flamingos and drink tea with the penguins! There’s nowhere better to enjoy a rather colourful afternoon tea experience than the beautifully situated Flamingo Point Café. Treat yourself to a Classic Cotswold Cream Tea, with...

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Celebrate International Owl Awareness Day

Birdland is celebrating International Owl Awareness Day on Thursday 4th August with a day full of owl-tastic activities for families. Everyone will love learning more about owls, owlets and regal raptors at the Park. Children can undertake a fact-finding mission across the parkland finding out more about strigiformes as well...

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A Trio of Penguins Chicks!

A trio of penguin chicks has hatched out at Birdland Park & Gardens. All three chicks, which were born earlier this month at Birdland, are doing well and keepers are pleased to see how they are rapidly growing. Birdland is home to a colony of captive-bred Humboldt penguins who live alongside...

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Penguins Keeping Cool!

With the beautiful weather and temperatures soaring Keepers at Birdland have had to keep their colony of King Penguins cool! See the King Penguins (the only breeding group in the UK) enjoying a refreshing shower and special ice-lollies!

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Summer Fun at Birdland

For fantastic family fun this summer enjoy an exciting and educational day out at Birdland. One of the UK’s biggest bird gardens, discover an array of amazing wildlife from King Penguins to Tortoises! Situated in the picturesque Bourton on the Water in the Cotswolds, Birdland boasts a beautiful natural setting...

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Penguin Week this May Half Term

Waddle with the penguins for Penguin Week this May Half Term at Birdland Park & Gardens. From 28 May – 5 June, head to Penguin Shore for plenty of penguin fun. Keepers will be putting your penguin know-how to the test with a special quiz about our piscivorous pals, plus...

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Close Encounters over May Bank Holiday

Get up close and personal with the feathered residents at Birdland this May Bank Holiday weekend, 30 April – 2 May. Become a perch for a parrot or a landing pad for an owl. Climb inside the tortoise pen and come face to face with a snake. Exciting encounters for...

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Celebrate World Penguin Day!

Celebrate World Penguin Day at Birdland on the 25 April. The newly renovated Penguin Shore is home to the UK’s only breeding group of King Penguins as well as a comical group of Humboldts!  Enjoy twice-daily Penguin Feeds and talks from Head Keeper, and surrogate Penguin Dad, Alistair Keen. Watching the...

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