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Walworth Castle Birds of Prey

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| Walworth Castle, Walworth, Darlington DL2 2LY, England
+44 1325 608100
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Tori is so knowledge and committed - great experience

Good fun seeing all the birds - Tori knows each of them and their history. This facility is doing... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
footballSD
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Hamilton, Canada
Amazing little falconry centre!

We visited the bird of prey centre as we saw advertisements when we were visiting family in the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
doylealex95
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York, United Kingdom
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Please check website for seasonal opening times. Open Daily in July and August. Award winning WCBOP is based in the stunning grounds of Walworth Castle Hotel minutes from the A1 and offers fabulous falconry experiences and daily falconry displays, the centre has a wide range of Owls, Hawks and Falcons all of which you can get up close and personal too, we pride ourselves on offering a very hands on personal service. New this year is the childrens nature trail through the ancient woodland and a super bird feeding station which is great for keen bird spotters or photographers. Once entry is paid customers are able to come and go througout the day of purchase. Flying displays at 1.30pm and 3pm. Please see website for more information.
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Hours Today: 10:30 - 16:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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| Walworth Castle, Walworth, Darlington DL2 2LY, England
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+44 1325 608100
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Good fun seeing all the birds - Tori knows each of them and their history. This facility is doing great work to save birds - amazed to hear some families bought and kept a falcon in a bread bin as a pet for children and...More

Thank footballSD
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the bird of prey centre as we saw advertisements when we were visiting family in the area and what an incredible little centre in the perfect surrounding of Walworth Castle. Such a beautifully maintained centre full of a great variety of birds of...More

Thank doylealex95
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wow what a fantastic little gem of a place, great array of birds of prey, knowledge exceptional, the walk was lovely, the flying display was excellent especially the Harris Hawk display, all the birds really have there own personalities which really came out during the...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stumbled across this on tripadvisor, and both my wife and myself thought it would be a nice afternoon out in the sunshine. Having arrived at the grounds of Walworth Castle, which was very impressive, we made our way over to the Birds of Prey in...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really interesting place to visit, staff were really friendly and showed us round all the birds Flying display was fantastic, would definitely recommend

Thank AliJohn65
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My son took me to this and it was a really excellent day out. The grandchildren absolutely loved and the staff were very knowledgable. Very impressed would recommend.

Thank George E
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Tori G, Owner at Walworth Castle Birds of Prey, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi George Thank you so much for taking the time to leave such lovely feedback, i am so pleased you were impressed with our centre and really hope we can welcome you back again very soon. KInd regards

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place is fantastic! I attended the photography morning and it was brilliant. Great value for money and all the birds are stunning, so well looked after and loved by all the staff. Got up close and personal with lots of different birds and got...More

Thank andysummers2018
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Tori G, Owner at Walworth Castle Birds of Prey, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Andy Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us such wonderful feedback, i must say your photos are amazing! i hope you have managed to make your way through all 500!!! really hope to welcome you back again soon. Kind regards...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Arrived on a sunny Sunday for a falconry morning. Greeted by lovely staff in beautiful grounds. All the birds look happy and well cared for. The aviary's are immaculate. We had a wonderful morning and got to handle the birds, as well as taking a...More

Thank Gemma R
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Tori G, Owner at Walworth Castle Birds of Prey, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Gemma Thank you for leaving us such a wonderful review, it was our absolute pleasure to spend the day with you and the "spectator" showing you our stunning birds. "Fat Col" is growing by the day so dont leave it too long before you...More

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Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

Really lovely bird of pray centre. Birds are well looked after. The staff are fantastic and very passionate. Looking forward to going again soon.More

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Tori G, Owner at Walworth Castle Birds of Prey, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Nichola Thank you so much for your lovely review, i am so pleased you enjoyed it, we do absolutely love our birds and im pleased that shows. Hope to see you again very soon, come and meet our newest member of the team "fat...More

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Reviewed 16 May 2018

A couple of budding photographers and myself spent the day at the bird of prey centre and had a GREAT time. Staff very helpful and informative. Lots of birds to see and photograph. Tori and David were EXCELLENT. I have visited a couple of centres...More

Thank Sally R
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Tori G, Owner at Walworth Castle Birds of Prey, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Sally Thank you so much for your lovely review, I am especially loving the CAPITALS! i am so pleased you enjoyed it, we do absolutely love our birds and im pleased that shows. The birds also love being photographed so i am pleased you...More

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Joanna7555
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Response from raceboyden | Reviewed this property |
A family ticket costs £20
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15 July 2017|
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Response from Tori G | Property representative |
2 completely different shows with different birds in each
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