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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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Arrived on a sunny Sunday for a falconry morning. Greeted by lovely staff in beautiful grounds. All... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Gemma R
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Great family outing

Really lovely bird of pray centre. Birds are well looked after. The staff are fantastic and very... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Nichola A
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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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| Walworth Castle, Walworth, Darlington DL2 2LY, England
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+44 1325 608100
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Reviewed 2 days 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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Reviewed 6 days ago 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.

Thank Nichola A
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Reviewed 6 days ago

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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Reviewed 6 days ago

We are visiting from Canada and loved seeing the demonstrations! Tori and David are clearly very passionate about their work and it certainly shows. The birds are beautiful and we loved learning all about them. We caught two displays in one afternoon because the weather...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Tori and David are so passionate about their birds - very informative and entertaining! I live very local and have always meant to visit - was so impressed with the centre. Very clean and all the birds obviously well loved and cared for. We stayed...More

Thank JEDS18
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent a full day as part of a photography workshop. It was a privilege to see so many beautiful birds that are so well cared for. David and Tori are knowledgable and passionate about their work with the birds. A day which was very enjoyable,...More

Thank montysmum2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

we weren't expecting a lot, but as we were staying in the hotel thought we would walk over, the chap showed us round and took real interest in our questions. the birds are stunning and well looked after. well worth a visit....

Thank p10bla
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is the enthusiasm, passion and knowledge of the staff that makes Walworth Castle Birds of Prey centre such a great day out. Arriving mid-morning, we were unexpectedly treated to seeing some of the birds exercising, and given the opportunity to wear a glove for...More

Thank Paul M
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We spent a lovely hour looking at the amazing birds, unfortunately it was quite windy so they couldn’t do the flight display, but it was still worth visiting

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We live nearby and it's the first time we've actually been... I wish we'd visited sooner! We visited on a school day so it was rather quiet which was good. They people who work there and look after the animals are lovely, and very funny!...More

Thank Abbie F
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Joanna7555
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Response from raceboyden | Reviewed this property |
A family ticket costs £20
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cmiller38
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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