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Tamar Otter and Wildlife Centre

#1 of 26 things to do in Launceston Features Animals
North Petherwin, Nr. Launceston, Cornwall PL15 8GW | North Petherwin, Launceston PL15 8GW, England
+44 1566 785646
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Lovely

Great knowledgeable staff who give talks on the otters and birds of prey they have at the park... read more

Reviewed yesterday
ALITTLESWEETIE80
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Essex, London, England, UK
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great afternoon

a great afternoon out , we saw the otter being fed and a very interesting and informative talk. we... read more

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Lorraine H
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London, United Kingdom
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“woodland walk” (45 reviews)
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North Petherwin, Nr. Launceston, Cornwall PL15 8GW | North Petherwin, Launceston PL15 8GW, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great knowledgeable staff who give talks on the otters and birds of prey they have at the park. There seemed to be lots of things to do, lovely walks and a little shop in addition to a tea room serving cream teas! Lovely seeing the...More

Thank ALITTLESWEETIE80
Reviewed yesterday

a great afternoon out , we saw the otter being fed and a very interesting and informative talk. we had photos taken with the birds. very friendly place and I recommend it to all ages.

Thank Lorraine H
Reviewed 5 days ago

Had a lovely day out with my 1 yr old and 3 yr old plus my parents. Wellies were definitely needed. The kids enjoyed roaming about looking at the otters, mice and birds of prey. The woodland walk was a real treat. We could just...More

2  Thank Kingsley_Family
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We happened upon this place en route somewhere when we had a few hours to spare and it was such a find. The otters are wonderful to watch but what really did it for us was the opportunity to walk in the woods amongst deer...More

1  Thank Bob-Caz-Eva
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent family attraction. All animals are very healthy and looked after. The park is clean and not too big. Definitely worth a visit if you are in the area. Price is £8.50 per adult which is very good compared to other attractions. Cafe and toilets...More

Thank pabloD7099YE
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a little treasure Tamar Otter Centre is!!!! The place is well run and you pass deer and wombats just mingling around the park and woodlands. The otters were great and the talks on both the birds of prey and otters was informative and well...More

Thank Smudger453
Reviewed 1 week ago

In Launceston so called into Tamar Otter & Wildlife Centre We arrived just in time for the Otter Feeding and Talk The young lady was very informative and obviously loved her Otters We then wandered around the Birds of Pray before going off into the...More

Thank les h
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We drove past this on the way to visit Launceston Castle and thought it worth a visit on the way home as I love otters and we saw the positive reviews on TA. We were not disappointed. We were unsure about the £25 spent on...More

1  Thank stephen m
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Only tip is wear wellies if it's muddy. Lots of animals to see and the staff are very knowledgable. Feeding the deer was a highlight for me

1  Thank danners466
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took my family to check this place out today, so I could accurately advise our guests whether it was worth a visit. I will totally recommend this for rainy or sunny days. If wet, put welly boots on and enjoy it. Lots of otters to...More

1  Thank Grassroder
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LaurenJM93
30 June 2017|
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Response from Michelle B | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely either morning or afternoon both have fantastic talks and a chance to meet the Birds of prey and watch the otters being fed. Otter talks 12:00pm and 3:00pm Birds of prey talks 11:30am and 2:30pm. So definitely... More
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Rüth S
21 February 2017|
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Response from bognor | Reviewed this property |
Ha! Otters look very cute but I'm sure they could rip your face off! You can let raptors perch on your arm though, magnificent.
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