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Potter's Tropical Village

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Open today: 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
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Well worth a visit

A great little place within Lanchester garden centre, for a very reasonable £2 admission fee, you... read more

Reviewed May 21, 2018
Hebburn, United Kingdom
via mobile
A great place to take children.

A well presented collection of lizards and snakes. Free flying tropical birds and fish of various... read more

Reviewed February 25, 2018
John Y
via mobile
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“birds of prey”(2 reviews)
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Lanchester Garden Centre | Bargate Bank, Lanchester, England
+44 1207 521206
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Reviewed May 21, 2018 via mobile

A great little place within Lanchester garden centre, for a very reasonable £2 admission fee, you can’t complain, a good selection of free flying birds including finches, parrots and exotic birds, snakes, reptiles and fish, it’s well worth a look around, my grandson loved it,...More

Thank Bennettbrian
Reviewed February 25, 2018 via mobile

A well presented collection of lizards and snakes. Free flying tropical birds and fish of various types. Good value for money at £2.00 a head. Under 2s are free.

Thank John Y
Reviewed February 24, 2018 via mobile

Well worth a visit and value for money will be returning plenty of things to see plenty for kids to do and a cafe

Thank jojo9090
Reviewed October 11, 2017

Not just selling plants, there were also plenty of hot-tubs and playhouses on display, a "birds of prey" area and an extensive gift/antiques area. There's also a "tropical world" area where you apparently get to walk amonst tropical birds .. unfortunately it was closed for...More

Thank TeessideTanya
Reviewed August 12, 2017

Took our 7 year old who really enjoyed the experience. On face value, the entrance fee of £2 per person isn't bad, but it would be nice if a family ticket could be offered to make it more affordable?

Thank Andrew C
Reviewed June 10, 2017 via mobile

After lunch at the Glasshouse we had a wander through Lanchester aquarium and came to the Tropical village. The boys were enticed by the small selection of animals at the entrance/exit area so we went in. It's a nice environment and having the birds flying...More

1  Thank Dr_Waugh
Reviewed May 29, 2017 via mobile

We went to the garden centre a few weeks ago and came back today just to come here and have a look inside and see what was in tropical world Entrance fee is good value as you are getting really close to birds that you...More

5  Thank Radar-uk-2013
Reviewed February 1, 2017 via mobile

I called in here yesterday and was really surprised, we didn't expect much for £2 but we're really surprised. There's 100,S of birds along with fish, snakes, lizards and spiders. My young son was fascinated by all the parrots. Mind so was I at one...More

1  Thank Bertie W
Reviewed December 6, 2016

A really well kept and cared for animal attraction. I have been to some Zoo's that do not appear as clean as this place. Lizards, Forg, Toad, Snakes, Terrapins, Spiders,free flying birds, cages birds and fish all here. Very knowledable and enthusiastic person in attendance...More

2  Thank 167Dave8
Reviewed August 2, 2016

We sneaked round with a party of lady's getting shown round by a grey haired gentleman love it 🕷🐍🐉

1  Thank hellenmoore62
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