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Christmas Event, from 3 Dec 2016

Lemurs enjoying their present!

Lemurs enjoying their present!



01909 569416


Woodsetts Road,
North Anston,
South Yorkshire,
S25 4EQ

Events at this Venue

date event
Thu 1 - Sat 24 Dec Festive Afternoon Tea Offer
Sat 3 - Sun 4 Dec Santa, Elves and Sleigh Bells
Sat 10 - Sun 11 Dec Santa, Elves and Sleigh Bells
Sat 17 - Sat 24 Dec Santa, Elves and Sleigh Bells
Sat 31 Dec - Mon 2 Jan Santa, Elves and Sleigh Bells


Experience a classic family Christmas at the Tropical Butterfly House, Wildlife and Falconry Centre
Hitch a ride aboard a magical sleigh on your way to meet Father Christmas at the Enchanted Grotto Visit the Nativity scene in the cosy stable and meet friendly farm animals, as well as Lemurs, Meerkats, Owls, Snakes and more in unforgettable Animal Encounters Take a seat for pantomime-style free-flying Bird Shows daily, featuring amazing birds of prey and parrots, and visit the Elf Workshop for Christmas crafts and activities including writing a letter to Santa Enjoy festive food in the Butterfly Café and browse a selection of stocking fillers in the Jungle Gift Shop, including great value Animal Adoptions and Experiences

Daily children's fancy dress competitions, and adults who come to the centre in a Christmas jumper will be entered in to a prize draw to win a family day ticket in the New Year!

The centre closes on Christmas Day & Boxing Day.
We are now open New Years Day!

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled accessDisabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities for groupsGift shopOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPublic toiletsRegional Tourist Board MemberTelephone (public)Accepts groups

Children welcome

Event details

Dates Times
Sat 3 - Sun 4 Dec 2016
Sat 10 - Sun 11 Dec 2016
Sat 17 - Sat 24 Dec 2016
Sat 31 Dec 2016 - Mon 2 Jan 2017
(closing 4pm Christmas Eve, Santa will be leaving his Grotto after Christmas Eve)


Normal admission charges apply. Additional cost for presents in Santa's Grotto.



See location of Tropical Butterfly House on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: SK 524846  Lat: 53.35587 Long: -1.21350

From North/South
Leave M1 motorway at junction 31 and take A57 (signposted Worksop). Follow road, passing Red Lion pub on right. Turn left at 2nd set of traffic lights (B6060, signposted Dinnington). Follow road and, at brow of hill turn right just before The Cutler pub and carry on along Woodsetts Road. The Butterfly House is approx ½ mile out of village of North Anston on left side of road. Ample free car parking right outside the entrance.

From East
Exit A1 taking A57 (signposted Worksop), 5 miles beyond Worksop turn right onto B6060 (signposted Dinnington), then follow route from North/South.

From West
Follow A57 from Sheffield to junction with M1 motorway (31). At roundabout take 2nd exit (A57) towards Worksop then follow route from North/South.

Parking: free

Accessible by Public Transport: 3 miles from Kiveton Park station


  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Regional Tourist Board MemberRegional Tourist Board Member
  • Telephone (public)Telephone (public)
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome