It is essential to book a ticket as visitor numbers are limited for the welfare of our animals, and to provide a better visitor experience.
Aviaries close at 2pm every day for the welfare of our birds.
We offer a free guided tour of Raystede every day at 11.30am.
Hear more about the lives of our furry and feathered friends and have the opportunity to enjoy our beautiful and tranquil animal sanctuary.
All you need to do is book a free visitor ticket. When you arrive, head to Visitor Information and you will be greeted by your own personal tour guide at 11:30am.
Please feel free to ask questions whilst on the tour and we will be happy to provide you with any information you need.
Suitable for all ages and mobility levels. Our experienced team will adapt the tour to meet your needs and energy levels!
When Layla arrived at Raystede we were astonished by her condition. This year we have had 1,076 requests to take in dogs, like Layla, who can no longer be cared for by their owners.
This is an animal welfare crisis.