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Fritton Owl Sanctuary

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Closed Now: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Open today: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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We had a hoot!

Snacks available, but no meals. The site offered a garden centre and furniture/brick a brak shop as... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Norwich, United Kingdom
Loved seeing the owls

Visited here during a holiday to Yarmouth on Wednesday.. The garden center and market are very run... read more

Reviewed 23 September 2018
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“flea market”(10 reviews)
“garden centre”(6 reviews)
“small fee”(2 reviews)
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Beccles Road | Fritton Plant Centre, Fritton NR31 9EX, England
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All reviews flea market garden centre small fee great little place free entry run down well worth a visit car park birds stroke chickens volunteers enclosures homes goats toilets
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Snacks available, but no meals. The site offered a garden centre and furniture/brick a brak shop as well as the owls sanctuary based at the back of the site. Staff were very nice and helpful. We got to hold the owls, which was very enjoyable....More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

Visited here during a holiday to Yarmouth on Wednesday.. The garden center and market are very run down and it did take us a while to realise we had to walk through it to get to the owl sanctuary. The sanctuary itself was fine, was...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank rachels1991
Reviewed 21 September 2018 via mobile

Visited this sanctuary as a result of seeing a brochure. The owl sanctuary is actually quite good, if small, and there are a selection of birds to see. However, be warned, as the garden centre within which the sanctuary is located is awful, run down,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Paleflier
Reviewed 14 August 2018

Loved the owl sanctuary, great opportunity to see these impressive birds upclose and even hold them. Great experience for kids as well. Staff are very friendly and informative. Little coffee shop, good flea market and small avairy,. Only let down is condition of garden centre,...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank Lorraine G
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

This little owl sanctuary is a great little find and it's also free. It was a lovely 10 minuets seeing a great selection of sweet birds. The only issue was finding the place but it was worth it.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Charlotte U
Reviewed 22 July 2018

This place also has a good plant centre and flea market with very reasonable prices. At the back of all this there's an owl sanctuary which was slightly larger than the reviews had mentioned. The staff are very friendly and informative. The owls were beautiful...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank jess2016460
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

Accidently stumbled accross this place after a visit to redwings. It is very small and well hidden but lovely. The staff were all cleaning cadges and happy to have a chat about the owls (even with 2 toddlers). They were more than happy to bring...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank daysam13
Reviewed 15 June 2018

My partner and I thouroughly enjoyed our visit we went late afternoon found it very good, will definitely visit again

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank dorris112
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

Nice sanctuary, need updating but I think they rely on donations as entry is free so if you visit donate. Holding and owl for three pounds defiantly worth it. The young lady who helped was full of information. There was a young man working there...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank shezmcb
Reviewed 3 June 2018

I had seen the reviews on here before we went & thought it was worth a visit. Was quite disappointed really. The garden centre & flea market was ok'ish. But there is no cafe as such,I asked a man in the garden centre where the...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Maureen J
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Richard C
24 July 2018|
Response from Maureen J | Reviewed this property |
Hi I was a visitor to the sanctuary so cant answer your question but if you have a look on their web page it should tell you Maureen
Emma W
11 August 2016|
Response from Caroline W |
The garden centre that this is with, has free parking.