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Did you know? Baytree Owl & Wildlife Centre is just one of many independent concessions operating within the award-winning Baytree Garden Centre site. As well as a wealth of departments to explore, you'll also find a restaurant and big names such as the Works and Edinburgh Woollen Mill! Below you'll find some of our top picks to help you really make a day of your visit.
Please Note: We are operated fully independently from the businesses listed below, including Baytree Garden Centre and its facilities. The information shown on this page is therefore provided for reference only. You should check with each one before making a visit, as they may operate different hours.
Baytree Winter Wonderland
Until the 23rd of December 2021, Santa Claus will be making his residence with our friends at Baytree Garden Centre!
Visit him at his grotto at the the Baytree Winter Wonderland and receive a gift as well as a souvenir photograph and real Christmas tree.
Entrance to the Winter Wonderland includes a walk through over 100 animatronic figures, lights and sounds to create a magical festive atmosphere on your way to the man himself.
When you're finished, you'll also find Santa's reindeer resting up in the Garden Centre, too!
Booking is essential - tickets are available from their website below.
Baytree Garden Centre
When they say "it's more than just a Garden Centre", they aren't lying! Not only do they have everything to keep your garden in tip-top condition, you'll also find inspiration for every room of the house. Here's a selection of the departments just waiting to be discovered:
Garden tools and sundries
Furniture and barbecues
Gifts and homeware
Pets and aquatics
Access to Baytree Owl and Wildlife Centre is directly through Baytree Garden Centre, so you may as well stop and have a browse after you've visited us!
The Baytree Restaurant
At the Baytree Restaurant, you'll be able to enjoy a range of delicious dishes, from home classics such as fish and chips or sausage and mash, to lighter lunches like sandwiches and toasties.
But it's not just meals; you can also treat yourself to a freshly made barista-style coffee, complete with a slice of homemade cake or a cream scone.
The Baytree Restaurant is situated close to the Baytree Owl and Wildlife Centre entrance, so why not nip out for a quick refreshment whilst you wait for the flying display?
The Baytree Restaurant is one of two locations on-site that provides toilet facilities (including disabled toilets.) For more information, please see our Accessibility Guide.
Take a break from the stresses of modern life and sit down to a relaxing painting session at Doodles. Simply choose what you'd like to paint and let your creativity run wild!
There's a large and varied selection of pieces to choose from, so you're sure to find the spark of inspiration you need to make something truly unique. You can also try your hand at foam clay and other fun activities!
The best part is that the studio is just next door to Baytree Owl and Wildlife Centre. Even if you don't have time for a sit-down session, you can arrange to pick up a take-home kit after you've visited us!
Uptown Vinyl Records
At Uptown Vinyl Records, you'll find one of Lincolnshire's largest collection of vinyl records, CDs and music memorabilia, spanning across multiple years and genres. You have to see it to believe it!
Lose yourself in an impressive library of brand new and vintage comic books and graphic novels, updated every week. You'll also find a specially selected range of collectibles, retro toys and figurines. If they don't have it, they can get it!
Edinburgh Woollen Mill
The Edinburgh Woollen Mill is a national retailer specialising in quality knitwear and cashmere clothing, as well as outdoor and casual dress. With a number of high profile brands, you're sure to look the part!
As well as an extensive choice of books, the Works stocks craft and art supplies, stationery, novelty toys and gifts, and more! As a result, there's a good chance you'll walk out with what you came in for...and some things that you didn't!
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