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Lavenham Falconry

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Address: Hadleigh Road | Bridge Farm Barns, Monks Eleigh, Ipswich, Lavenham, Babergh District IP7 7AY, England
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447960879600
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Bird of prey experience centre offering the following experiences at our...

Bird of prey experience centre offering the following experiences at our purpose build venue... Archery 1 and 2 hour experiences available 1 hour experience flying 1 owl & 1 hawk 2 hour hawk walk flying in the fields with trained hunting Hawks 2 hour owl encounter flying 4 owls including barn owls, tent owls, eagle owls Half day experience flying 6 birds and learning about habitat etc Half day eagle experience flying and learning about 3 eagles Full day falconry experience, refreshments included, lunch, tea , coffee Falconer for the day, hands on experience learning behind the scenes about falconry, polo shirt, lunch, refreshments included Full day eagle experience, flying 4 eagles, eagle owls, vulture lunch included, refreshments etc

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3 hour Falconry Experience for a family Birthday treat.

Excellent experience flying Owls and Hawks for our large family group. Our instructors knowledge and passion was inspirational.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 28 October 2016
Christopher G
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

*For anyone panning a visit between now and the end of Feb be aware that all experiences are suspended due to the bird flu outbreak.* After arriving there today for our experience we were greeted with a sign saying the centre was closed due to bird flu. After a few calls and no answer the owner arrived asking if we... More 

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Lavenham F, Owner at Lavenham Falconry, responded to this review

Unfortunately we are closed to the public until the 28 th Feb as advised due to the bird flu in the UK. The bird flu can be carried to the footwear of visitors and the birds welfare and safety are paramount. We had contacted everyone regarding this but as explained to the customer she was obviously missed and not contacted,... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Excellent experience flying Owls and Hawks for our large family group. Our instructors knowledge and passion was inspirational.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

My boyfriend and I visited and had the best time. Steve was really friendly and knowledgeable about birds of prey. Fantastic day out!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

We had an hours display at our summer event . Very good display and Jo was excellent with the people watching giving lots of useful information .

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

As a birthday present from my children, spent a fabulous 4 hours flying eagles, of various sizes. Wonderful getting so close to these birds of prey.

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Oxborough, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

We had a whole day of Falconry and loved it. Great selection of birds, far more than we expected and lots of time with each one. Steve and Clare were really knowledgeable and we learnt lots. The included lunch at Corncraft tea room was fab. All in all a great day. Thanks Steve.

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

What an excellent day!!! Was meant to be 2 hours but there was no hurry when the 2 hours was up. We had 2 and a half hours!! We got to handle 5 beautiful owls - Albert and Elmo were my favourites. I love owls and being able to cuddle an owl was amazing. Steve the owner was great and... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

Went to Lavenham falconry for a hawk walk but was very nervous as was scared of all types of birds but after a short while and being helped by a member of the great staff there and soon felt at ease. I never thought I would have been able to let one on my arm but Treacle the hawk was... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

The falconry experience was amazing. Steve taught us about the Harris Hawk, he is very knowledgable and really enhanced our experience. We rode out to the beautiful local countryside and flew Sybil the hawk to hunt some small game for the day. She was absolutely breathtaking to fly. It was amazing to see her in action. It was a one... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

Loved every minute. Got to handle, and watch fly, some magnificent birds, my absolute favourites being the owls. Beautiful birds, well looked after, and all seemed really happy being handled. Lovely friendly and knowledgeable staff. Highly recommended day out and i can't wait to go back to meet more.

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