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World Owl Centre

40% off entry when you visit The World Owl Centre by train, simply download the voucher below.
Visit The World Owl Centre with 50 different species of owl located in the beautiful gardens of Muncaster Castle in the Western Lake District- a hidden gem.

Introduction

World Owl Centre
World Owl Centre The World Owl Centre, operated by the World Owl Trust is home to the most comprehensive collection of owls in the world - 50 species from mighty Eagle Owls to tiny Pygmy Owls. Here you can see species not to be seen anywhere else; the beautiful, the curious, the large and the small - and most important of all, the endangered.

At 2.30pm enjoy the Meet the Birds Show and learn more about these wonderful birds. Weather permitting, the birds will be flying. Also at 4.30pm is Heron Happy Hour, probably the best viewing point in the UK to see wild herons every day.

The World Owl Centre is at the heart of the UK's conservation-breeding programmes for owls and you can become part of the battle to save these enigmatic birds from extinction.

For more information please visit www.owls.org.

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Information

The World Owl Centre

Terms and Conditions

  • One person/admission per voucher.
  • Cannot be used in conjunction with any other offers (including Friends of Muncaster, family tickets, overseas visitors pass or other special offers).
  • Offer available on production of this voucher and a rail ticket valid for the date of entry. Redeemable until 31st December 2011
  • Check www.muncaster.co.uk for opening hours.

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Muncaster Castle

Cumbria Tourism Awards 2011 Historic haunted castle with beautiful gardens famed for rhododendrons and dramatic views of England's highest mountain and the Lake District fells.

The World Owl Centre reveals a thrilling insight into these mystical creatures. Enjoy the daily Meet the Birds show and the wildlife spectacle of Heron Happy Hour.

With the MeadowVole Maze, playground, gift shops, café, church, plant centre and more along with great special events throughout the year, Muncaster is well worth a visit.

For more information, visit www.muncaster.co.uk.

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Connections

To plan a journey to Ravenglass from any of the below stations - please click on the relevant station name.

Alternatively, plan a journey to Ravenglass from any station.

Directions from Ravenglass station

Two options (see map). The first is to walk using the beginning of the famous Eskdale Trail (marked in red on the map). Distance is 1 ½ miles, turn right out of the station then take a right turn before the campsite entrance and continue to the Roman Bath House on the left hand side. Just past here follow the path to the left and continue up to Newtown House. Here take a fork to the left and follow the path until you reach the main gate into Muncaster Gardens. The walk would take approximately 20 minutes.

A very limited bus service operates Monday - Saturday from the car park next to Ravenglass station. There is only one bus in each direction per day between Ravenglass and Muncaster Castle:
Depart Ravenglass at 9.52am, arrive at Muncaster Castle main gate at 9.56am.
Depart Muncaster Castle main gate at 2.56pm, arrive at Ravenglass at 3pm.

Alternatively you can get a taxi/minibus from the station; a taxi for 4 would cost approximately £6, a minibus for 8 people approximately £8. Phone J&M Taxis 01229 718734 Pre Booking essential.

Map

Muncaster Castle

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