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Galloway Wildlife Conservation Park - CLOSED

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Very nice little animal park

Visited when on holiday locally, thoroughly enjoyed this little gem of a animal park, although it... read more

Reviewed August 18, 2017
chrisaW1623MQ
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Please visit This park could really do with loads of help. The owners are looking after the... read more

Reviewed August 17, 2017
Paul W
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Aug 21, 2017
“Needs some serious tlc”
Aug 18, 2017
“Very nice little animal park ”
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Reviewed August 21, 2017 via mobile

Very disappointed after visiting here. Its very unkept and over grown. The glass was so dirty it was difficult to see the animals. The toilets were disgusting and the baby changing had spiders crawling all over it. Tried to speak to the lady in charge...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed August 18, 2017 via mobile

Visited when on holiday locally, thoroughly enjoyed this little gem of a animal park, although it isn’t the largest of places, the price to attend is very reasonable and I was surprised at some of the animals on site.

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank chrisaW1623MQ
Reviewed August 17, 2017 via mobile

Please visit This park could really do with loads of help. The owners are looking after the animals. But could do with volunteers and financial assistance to get the pens cages and that up to scratch. If we lived closer I would love to help...More

Date of experience: August 2017
2  Thank Paul W
Reviewed August 16, 2017

All the pens or cages were in a poor state, everywhere was overgrown and unkempt, an overall feeling of decay, animals were in a sad state. Caffateri was expensive,£1_30 for a small bottle of water. Will not return.

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank fergie47
Reviewed August 16, 2017

Animals obviously well cared for but looked so sad and solitary in the very over grown and unkempt pens. lots were closed for upgrading which was heartening as looked long overdue.Lots of the animals on their own, maybe reconsider what you have and if it...More

Date of experience: August 2017
2  Thank Ada M
Reviewed August 5, 2017

My personal opinion of the park over all was good, if some small changes happen it would have been great. KIDS WEARING WELLYS IS A MUST when its been damp as its exactly what you should expect at a wildlife park natural nature paths my...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed August 3, 2017 via mobile

Had a good morning at the park kids loved seeing all the animals, spotted the red panda way up a tree and watched it for ages. Disappointed that the enclosures were a bit tatty and overgrown and lots empty! Sad to hear that the wolf...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank sharonc83
Reviewed July 24, 2017

Very disappointing. We visited this park some years ago and it seemed very popular and was very busy. Many of the rarer animals were solitary and of the 2 caracals which had been there, they had been replaced with what appeared to be a single...More

Date of experience: July 2017
2  Thank douglas g
Reviewed July 8, 2017

A bit off the beaten track behind Kirkcudbright but a good range of animals you can get up close to and good value. Could do with a little more information when you arrive but we nearly had the place to ourselves on a Monday late...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank kevmclachlan
Reviewed July 1, 2017 via mobile

We nearly didn't go after reading the comments but so glad we did as we had a fantastic day out. Even before entering the wildlife park we saw a deer with her baby in the forest which was lovely. We seen all the animals up...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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