1. Yorkshire
  2. North Yorkshire
  3. Redcar

About Kirkleatham Owl Centre

Do you love owls? Wondering where you can go to see these beautiful birds? Then you have to check out Kirkleatham Owl Centre. It's an unforgettable day out, full of cute birds and other furry and feathered friends!

Located in the historic and tranquil village of Kirkleatham on the grounds of the Kirkleatham Old Hall, Kirkleatham Owl Centre was established in 1990. Did you know that this Owl Centre is one of the oldest dedicated owl centres in the world? It's now home to a range of creatures including meerkats, rabbits, vultures and emus. 

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Prepare to be dazzled by the diverse array of animals that call Kirkleatham Owl Centre home. From majestic owls to playful meerkats, each creature has its own unique charm that will capture your heart. Get up close and personal with their feathered residents during captivating owl encounters, where you can learn all about these fascinating creatures from their knowledgeable staff. You can even meet baby owls!!! How adorable! 

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Loads of Animals at the Centre!

The centre has loads of different animals including meerkats, vultures, emus, rabbits and so much more Oh, and not to mention owls! 

They are a Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre!

Kirkleatham Owl Centre is the area's only specialist Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre. They treat hundreds of wildlife casualties every year.

Over 100 birds in the centre!

Kirkleatham Owl Centre has over 100 birds in the centre as well as free flying displays!

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  • WHEELCHAIR_FRIENDLY iconWheelchair Friendly
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Opening Times

School Term Opening Times:

Thursday to Sunday

10:00 am - 4:30 pm

School Holidays Opening Times:

Tuesday to Sunday

10:00 am - 4:30 pm

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Pricing & Tickets

General Admission
  • Child (4-16) : £2.50
  • Adult (16-18+) : £3.50
  • Babies and Toddlers (0-3) : Free

Seniors (65+) - £3.00

Family Ticket (2 Adults + 2 Children) - £10.00

There are school and group discounts available. Simply call the centre to enquire.

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Plan Your Visit


Stopwatch IconTypical visit time 2 - 3 hours

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Food & Drink Options

Choose from a variety of breakfast options, hot and cold sandwiches, jacket potatoes, loaded fries and some delicious sweet treats. They also offer a range of hot and iced coffee, hot chocolate, soft drinks and more. Kids Meals are also available at the cafe. There's also alternative milk available. 

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Yes, there is parking.

Onsite parking is available.

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Contact Details

Kirkleatham Owl Centre
Kirkleatham Village
North Yorkshire
TS10 5NW

Tel: 01642480512

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Transport Information

Travelling By Train

The closest train stations are Redcar Central, Redcar East, Longbeck and Marske.

Travelling By Bus

You can take the 63 and 81 buses to the Centre.

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