Admission Prices Inc. Donation Exc. Donation
Adult £15.95 £14.50
Children (3-15 Years) £11.95 £10.85
Under 3's FREE FREE
Senior Citizen (65 Years+) £13.95 £12.65
Registered Disabled    
Child / Adult / Carer £7.95 £7.20

Opening times

We are open until

4PMtoday

Find us

Sat Nav: NR16 2HE, Kenninghall Road

View Map

Make

a donation

Find out more

Bird of Prey Flying Display

Located at the Bird of Prey Centre. You can come face to face with the magnificent bald eagle and beautiful owls.

Available April to September

(weather dependant).

Hooded Vulture

Necrosyrtes monachus

Hooded vultures are one of the smallest species of Old World vulture and are closely related to the hawks and eagles.

measurements

Measurements

Size: 67 - 70cm
Weight: 1.5 - 2.6kg

habitat

Habitat

The hooded vulture is generally found in areas of savannah and is the only vulture to be commonly found around towns and villages.

diet

Diet

Hooded vultures mainly feed on carrion (dead meat), insects and even refuse!

behaviour

Breeding

Pairs roost together outside the breeding season, often remaining close to the breeding site. The male will feed the female while she incubates the egg.

threat

Conservation

This vulture has recently been classified as ‘Critically Endangered’ following a dramatic decline in numbers. This is due to an increase in poisoning and hunting for traditional medicine, bushmeat and intentional mis-selling as chicken.

Threat Level



Threat Level

Get to know more of our animals

 
 
Peregrine Falcon

Falco peregrinus

 
 
Harris Hawk

Parabuteo unicinctus

 
 
Bald Eagle

Haliaeetus leucocephalus

View all our animals
Close Find us