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Meet Santa in his grotto!

Visit the Elves in the Enchanted Woods!

Meet Fudge the giant owl!

Have your photo taken with a real owl

Come & Meet Santa on our Magical Family Christmas Experience!

90 Minute Experience

  • Meet Santa in his grotto - £6 per child (accompanying adults free)
  • Visit the elves in their village in the enchanted wood
  • Post your letters to Santa
  • Meet the birds of prey who deliver the letters to Santa
  • Meet Fudge the giant owl & play Christmas games
  • Watch the Christmas Flying Show
  • Hold a real owl yourself - £2.50

Normal entry to The National Botanic Garden of Wales and The British Bird of Prey Centre applies

 


COVID - 19 Government Guidance

  • Each session is limited to 30 people and will take place mainly outside
  • Everyone will need to have a pre-booked ticket even if it is free because you are a member
  • Each family will take it in turns to go and see Santa
  • Santa’s Grotto has been set up in a fun way to ensure 2 metre distancing
  • All Santa tickets include a gift for each child

This event is run in collaboration with the National Botanic Garden of Wales. Charity No.1036354



The British Bird Of Prey Centre

What our visitors say about us...

"A purpose built centre, very airy, spacious, bright and clean"

Sailbad001 - Tripadvisor

"Having a White-Tailed Sea Eagle with a 2m wingspan fly within touching distance of you is a unique 'wow' moment"

Adam G - TripAdvisor

"The bird of prey centre was absolutely amazing, fantastic collection of birds and great staff"

GoPlaces778070 - TripAdvisor

Other great reasons to visit us at 

The National Botanic Garden of Wales

PLEASE NOTE: Some areas of the Garden will initially be closed to adhere to Welsh Government Guidance. We apologise for any inconvenience and appreciate your understanding as we work through this strange time and try to get used to the new normal. 

THE STABLE BLOCK

THE STABLE BLOCK

The Stable Block houses our Seasons Restaurant, Gift Shop, Oriel Yr Ardd Gallery, Reception area and offices.

Y POT BLODYN

Y POT BLODYN

A lovely place to eat, drink and buy some wonderful plants for your garden.

CHILDRENS PLAY AREA

CHILDRENS PLAY AREA

This highly imaginative adventure zone is a place for children to jump, crawl, tumble, slide and swing.

BUTTERFLY GARDEN

BUTTERFLY GARDEN

This hot and steamy glasshouse is alive with a kaleidoscope of colourful butterflies from across the tropical world.

GREAT GLASSHOUSE

GREAT GLASSHOUSE

This spectacular dome is the largest single-span great glasshouse in the world.

ORIEL YR ARDD GALLERY

ORIEL YR ARDD GALLERY

Tucked into a corner of our Stable Block is our Oriel yr Ardd Gallery.

The British Bird Of Prey Centre

SUPPORT US THOUGH COVID-19

Whilst we are excited to be able to reopen safely, our temporary closure has had a huge impact on us. In order for us to continue caring for our birds in these challenging times we need your support now more than ever. We are asking you to help us raise the money needed to secure the future of The British Bird of Prey Centre. We appreciate all of your support and if you are able to make a donation please see our options here

Birds of Prey