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Lavenham Falconry

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Hadleigh Road | Bridge Farm Barns, Monks Eleigh, Ipswich, Babergh District IP7 7AY, England
+44 7960 879600
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Lovely day out with owls!

We went with two children, 9 and 12 for the two hour owl encounter and it was lovely. We met 5... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
greencat518
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Oslo, Norway
Hawk and a Walk

For my birthday last week my wife organised for me to have a one on one morning with Steve and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
MartinMac1506
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Bath, United Kingdom
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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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“birds of prey” (23 reviews)
“harris hawk” (22 reviews)
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Hadleigh Road | Bridge Farm Barns, Monks Eleigh, Ipswich, Babergh District IP7 7AY, England
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+44 7960 879600
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"birds of prey"
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"harris hawk"
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"falconry experience"
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"hawk walk"
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"beautiful birds"
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"hour experience"
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"birthday present"
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"treacle"
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"take photos"
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"owl encounter"
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"feel very welcome"
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"barn owl"
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"brilliant morning"
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"his passion"
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"highly recommend this experience"
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"bird handlers"
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went with two children, 9 and 12 for the two hour owl encounter and it was lovely. We met 5 different owls. I loved meeting them, and the wonder on the children's faces was well worth the price of admission. The only thing I...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

For my birthday last week my wife organised for me to have a one on one morning with Steve and Treacle (The Harris Hawk). I’ve got to say it was an absolutely amazing morning, walking around a field and an orchard with Treacle flying off...More

Thank MartinMac1506
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Reviewed 5 June 2018

Found this very informative and relaxed, its easy to see the passion Steve has for his birds, and how they support the community in the treatment and rehabilitation of injured birds. This was a present for my husband and he was able to handle and...More

Thank Alison T
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Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

This was our 3rd attempt to do the half day falconry experience due to the poor weather. Jo was really helpful with the rearranging of the dates, which was very much appreciated. It was definitely worth the wait. Had a great half day spending it...More

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Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Simply had the best two-hour ‘hawk walk’ experience. This has long been a dream of mine that I’ve never got around to, and this opportunity did not disappoint. Felt very personal as Steve took me off-site with Treacle the Harris hawk and we walked through...More

Thank Chris W
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Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Wow! Just wow! Just wanted to say thank you to Steve and Jo for sharing their expertise, knowledge and passion for these iconic birds of prey. I had a fantastic experience and myself and Andy Bye will return!

Thank Gillian S
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Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

This was one of the best outings we've had in England! Steve, the owner, was amazing....very friendly and super helpful. We did the 1-hour experience and got to fly an owl and falcon. There are several different experiences you can choose from depending on what...More

Thank Scott C
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Reviewed 22 February 2018

Had a fantastic day at Lavenham Falconry, booked the half day experience. Steve was a great host, very knowledgeable and we loved meeting each owl and hawk, all with their own characters! Learning all about them and having that close up experience. Thank you for...More

Thank lk H
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Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

This is my second trip to Lavenham Falconry, and it was just as fantastic as the first time! This time I brought a group of friends with me for a Full Day and we had a brilliant time. The Falconer Steve was very informative and...More

Thank Girl_on_fire_92
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Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

I bought my wife the day’s experience voucher as a present and went as her guest. We both had a fantastic day, she ‘played’ with numerous owls and hawks, and a raven, all of which she flew. The staff were so knowledgeable and were keen...More

Thank Jeff W
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Chris P
22 May 2018|
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Hi It’s by appointment only at present
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doreencairns54
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Response from 22alis | Reviewed this property |
I would probably suggest the hour experience for younger children. There was a young girl in our group who was doing the hour experience & she was able to handle the smaller birds such as the owls. The bird handler Jo really... More
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Daphne B
26 March 2016|
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Response from Milena T | Reviewed this property |
Yes there are different entrance fees... If you want to try the falconry... It's depend on what you want to try.... It's open all days... But you should visit their internet site... There are all the explanations you need!
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