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Meet Santa in his grotto!

Watch the Christmas Flying Shows

Meet Fudge the giant owl!

Have your photo taken with a real owl

Santa and the Owls!

  • Visit Santa in his grotto - £6 per child (accompanying adults free)
  • Post your letters to Santa
  • Meet the owls who deliver the letters to Santa
  • Meet Fudge the giant owl & play Christmas games
  • Watch the Christmas Flying Shows at 11.30am & 1.30pm
  • Hold a real owl yourself - £2.50

You are welcome to spend the whole day with us, visit the birds in their aviaries and watch both flying displays. When you make your booking you will be given an hour time slot to see Santa. Please make sure you are in the Centre at this time and an Elf will let you know when it's your turn.

Normal entry to The National Botanic Garden of Wales and The British Bird of Prey Centre applies. This will be included in your ticket price for this event when you book

 


COVID - 19 Government Guidance

  • 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"

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"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"

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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.

Birds of Prey