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Bird Garden


Lindridge Lane,


Visit this tropical oasis in Leicestershire where you will find free-flying birds of the rainforest.

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled toiletsFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsGift shopOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPicnic sitePublic toiletsPushchairs availableAccepts groups

Children welcomeDisabled accessDogs not accepted (except guidedogs)

Opening details

March to October 10am to 5.30pm, November to February 10am to 3.00pm. During winter months please telephone on the day just to confirm that the centre is open.


Adult £7.75, child £5.25, senior citizen £5.75, disabled adult £5.75, disabled child £3.95, children under 4 free.
Group discounts available for group of 10 or more.


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Map reference: SK 476038  Lat: 52.62988 Long: -1.29816

Signposted off A47 west of Leicester. If travelling from afar, take Junction 22 of the M1 motorway and then the A50 towards Markfield and follow signs for Desford and Thornton. In Desford there are signs to our entrance.

Bus services: 152, 153.

Parking: free

Accessible by Public Transport: 12.9 km from Leicester station


  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Pushchairs availablePushchairs available
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)