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York Bird of Prey Centre

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Open Now: 10:30 - 18:00
Open today: 10:30 - 18:00
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“flying display”(145 reviews)
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York Bird Of Prey Centre is home to over 80 Stunning Birds Of Prey. Including owls, vultures, hawks, falcons and even eagles! We pride ourselves on giving a HANDS ON EXPERIENCE here so we have an exciting daily program which includes flying...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Tollerton Road | Burn Hall, Huby YO61 1JB, England
+44 1347 833214
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All reviews golden eagle flying display hawk walk harris hawk barn owl groupon voucher red deer falconry experience amazing experience fantastic afternoon all ages well worth a visit burn hall hotel be visiting again excellent value for money afternoon tea baby owls
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We visited on a Sunday with our two young grandchildren, prepared to walk away if they became bored/restless during the flying demonstration but we stayed for the whole demo, which took a long time. The guy telling us about the birds was interesting, informative and...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank SylviGr
Reviewed 3 days ago

Booked a half day experience for our daughter's 9th birthday and spent most of the day there. Richard looked after us and enthused about the birds and really took an interest in our daughter's experience. He told her loads of facts and made them all...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank shamsky
Reviewed 6 days ago

had a lovely time, in spite of horrible weather, interacting with owls, hawks etc and we benefitted from the huge experience of Neil. his love of the birds were obvious and just getting to handle a few of them and feed them was magical. wonderful...More

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank goran4709
Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the particular reasons we traveled a distance to this area was to see these. birds. We have checked their website previously which clearly states :- " We now have an indoor flying area so you will be guaranteed to fly a bird no...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank HenryV1824
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Me and my two siblings had a brilliant time with the birds. Hopefully when they've finished working on it it will be even better!

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank Alexander B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

"Popped in" to have a quick look. Spent nearly five hours there. Fascinating in-sight about the birds at the centre narrated by a very knowledgeable and humorous staff member. Very "hands on" with the chance to handle a variety of birds including a golden eagle....More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank Mike187053
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have visited many similar places and this one is definitely the most interesting. Great birds, visitors are engaged to hold them and the flying show was great, with many fascinating information. We will be back!

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank 177jacekp
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited the centre during half term using a Groupon offer. My daughter loves birds of prey and was in her element. The centre is very interactive. You have several opportunities to hold a range of birds from Owls to Eagles. The guides are great...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank kerrysue2016
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Cold day but really enjoyed seeing the birds and having the chance to hold them, and be so close to owls eagles and hawks. Information given was very informative and interesting. Overall a well spent few hours.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Topsymopsy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We probably would not have visited the Centre if it had not been included in a package at the adjacent Burn Hall Hotel, and what a pity that would have been. There are dozens of birds on display, from huge Golden Eagles down to tiny...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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28 July 2018|
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Response from PatM916 | Reviewed this property |
Contact them by phone they are very helpful.
Lorraine B
3 April 2017|
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Response from Dianne J | Reviewed this property |
I agree with the other answers. Reasonably wheelchair friendly, but the staff will ensure that you are able to get about.
24 August 2016|
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Response from Dianne J | Reviewed this property |
You can visit the center at any time with your entry ticket, however, you can't start your visit, have a pass out for your afternoon tea and then finish off your visit.