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Birmingham Wildlife Conservation Park

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Pershore Road | Edgbaston, Birmingham B5 7RL, England
+44 121 472 5488
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Some money needs spending!

Whilst this is a nice little zoo and their intentions may be good, I couldn’t help but feel the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Katie G
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Bromley, England, United Kingdom
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Lovely little park

Easy walk from my sons student residence in Selly Oak. Really enjoyed our visit. Animals seem... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
PandaDilley
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Southampton, United Kingdom
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The Birmingham Wildlife Conservation Park is home to some of the worlds most endangered animals. During your visit you will see Red Pandas, Colombian Black Spider Monkeys, Yellow Breasted Capuchin Monkeys, Ocelot Cats, European Lynx, Northern Bald Ibis, Ring Tailed Lemurs, Gentle Lemurs, Two Toed Sloth, Pygmy Slow Loris, Golden Lion Tamarins, Pied Tamarins, Meerkats, Otters, Binturong to name but a few!! All of these species are maintained in spacious naturalistic enclosures. Our name reflects our commitment to saving these rare animals through conservation captive breeding, informative talks, classroom experiences and clear signage. Why not become a 'keeper for a day' or have 'an animal encounter'. Hold your birthday party, meeting or special occasion at our park. Get close to the worlds rarest animals, have a fun family day out, we're nearer than you think!!
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  • Very good35%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“red panda” (39 reviews)
“feeding times” (17 reviews)
“reptile house” (12 reviews)
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Pershore Road | Edgbaston, Birmingham B5 7RL, England
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+44 121 472 5488
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Whilst this is a nice little zoo and their intentions may be good, I couldn’t help but feel the animals all seemed lonely, bored and frustrated. The price to get in was only £6.25 per adult but all the enclosures were, in my opinion, small...More

Thank Katie G
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Easy walk from my sons student residence in Selly Oak. Really enjoyed our visit. Animals seem content and well cared for. Red Panda happily eating bamboo right next to us by the fence. Simple but adequate cafe and friendly staff.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited on a lovely sunny day! My 2 8 year olds loved it. Park was great and my kids loved learning about all the animals. Information is clearly written for the little ones. Loved the red pandas and the meer cats. We then went to...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fabulous value for money. Lots of animals that you can catch being fed if you time it right. Loved the otters and the monitors! You might not be able to see all the animals if they're sleeping/hiding but this surpassed expectations for our £5 student...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

No kids, just me and the partner. I bought a new camera a few days before and thought this would be a great place to try it out. I was right! Lots of animals to see although many were sleeping 😴 so sometimes difficult to...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We watched for ages as the monkeys fought over coconuts. They then proceeded to bang the coconuts over the rocks to crack them open. They fought over the milk that spilled out, licking the rocks. You should go visit just to see that. My three...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I took my grandson out to the centre as a treat. It’s our first such outing as he is 18 months old. Way back I took my daughter and son,sisters and nieces and nephews. There’s been some improvement in the centre, a lot more to...More

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Reviewed May 13, 2018

We have been regular visitors to the 'Nature Centre/Wildlife Conservation' every year since it first opened and during this time we have witnessed the decline and fall of this facility but now it's totally revitalised and much improved all round It is full of exciting...More

Thank les h
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Reviewed May 12, 2018 via mobile

Have been visiting this place since I was a child and now taking my grandchildren! Many improvements have been made to the animal enclosures and new additions like the fabulous monitor lizard and simple but fun play area. Had hot snacks from the cafe which...More

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Reviewed April 30, 2018 via mobile

Lovely time with kids . Great value for money . Only let down was the cafe was too small and expensive

Thank Fiona B
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rachaeljsimmons
October 22, 2017|
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Response from rob s | Reviewed this property |
Hi their are plenty of buses that go there from New st station just ask at the station when you get there
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Claudia I
October 14, 2017|
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Response from NatureCentre | Property representative |
Hi Claudia, The Wildlife Park is open all the year round. Currently our opening times are from 10am - 5pm, last admission is 4pm. Please check our website for winter opening times. We hope you have a great visit.
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Kitbags7071
August 15, 2017|
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Response from NatureCentre | Property representative |
The Wildlife Park is very accessible to all visitors. I'm sure you will have a very enjoyable visit.
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