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Bird on the Hand Falconry Experiences

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Open Now: 09:00 - 21:00
Open today: 09:00 - 21:00
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Brilliant owls

My 15 year old daughter's birthday treat was the owl flying and it didn't disappoint. She loved it... read more

Reviewed 28 November 2018
Mike B
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Thrapston, England, United Kingdom
Beautiful experience!

Really lovely day. Definitely worth getting up for in the morning! The birds were beautiful and... read more

Reviewed 25 November 2018
akeyaranu
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London, United Kingdom
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Birds of Prey Experiences - By appointment only. Up close personal encounters with amazing birds of prey that will delight and amaze and I guarantee they will have a great time. My customer comments say it all. Sorry we are not a centre where you...more
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Stonton Road | Barn Owl Hollow, Church Langton LE16 7SZ, England
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All reviews harris hawk small group his knowledge birthday present his passion three hours amazing experience flew past an experience i will never forget morning session would recommend to anybody take pictures photo opportunities fantastic morning great hands on experience these magnificent creatures real privilege
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Reviewed 28 November 2018

My 15 year old daughter's birthday treat was the owl flying and it didn't disappoint. She loved it. The owls were fabulous especially the cheeky little burrowing Owls. Duncan was patient & knowledgeable and made sure all the group got their fair share of the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Mike B
Reviewed 25 November 2018

Really lovely day. Definitely worth getting up for in the morning! The birds were beautiful and clearly well kept and looked after. If you're not used to handling birds of prey I imagine this is one of the best ways to introduce yourself to them...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank akeyaranu
Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

We had a fantastic morning with Duncan today. Well organised and lovely weather too. The birds were amazing. Lots of photo opportunity and lovely people in a small group. Would recommend highly. Very informative.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 318sarahp
Reviewed 2 October 2018

To see such beautiful birds up close, to have owls fly to your arm what a fantastic experience and Andrew’s knowledge and passion for the birds was such a pleasure to see.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Tetty137
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

My boyfriend and I visited Bird on the hand experience today and thoroughly enjoyed it. We got to see and handle several different birds e.g Harris Hawk, Tawny Owl, Falcon and learn about each one. Definitely recommend this place if you want to get up...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank jenmchance
Reviewed 9 September 2018

Much better experience that I was expecting, right from the start you get to meet and handle the birds, time flies by (excuse the pun!) If you want to learn about these amazing creatures then you will not be disappointed with a trip here. Highly...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank seanstickmans
Reviewed 4 September 2018

We had a great day with the owls, falcons and hawks, lovely to get so close and be able to hold the superb birds of prey. Many thanks for a great time

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank PETER R
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

We had a lovely time, Andrew was very informative and welcoming. We had the chance to handle lots of birds. Our two 12 year olds loved it when Andrew got the owls to fly right between them. Lots of opportunities to take pictures and videos....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank rc12577
Bird_on_the_Hand, Owner at Bird on the Hand Falconry Experiences, responded to this reviewResponded 2 September 2018

Glad you had a good time and it is great to see kids here. Too many of them miss out on countryside and animal interactions and spend their time in front of some sort of screen entertainment. Regards Andrew

Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

Lovely day. Took my mother out and she was thrilled. Lots of hands on time and fabulous photo opportunities. We could not have been made more welcome. Well worth the money, the team there are friendly and really want you to enjoy the day. Highly...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank CarlK-S2000
Bird_on_the_Hand, Owner at Bird on the Hand Falconry Experiences, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2018

Thanks Carl. It was great to see your mother enjoying herself. New experience for her and I'm sure she would be happy to come back next year, hint hint :)

Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

Great to get up close to these magnificent creatures. Andrew and his son happily answered all questions and generously shared their vast knowledge and enthusiasm for their beautiful birds. A lovely location and beautiful weather topped off what was an unforgettable day. We booked this...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank VivFSt
Bird_on_the_Hand, Owner at Bird on the Hand Falconry Experiences, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2018

Thanks Viv. It was great to see you and we are very pleased it made your holiday a bit more special. Regards Andrew and Duncan

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Yes they need a little notice as each experience is taylor made to your group, no idea of cost for a big group I was a individual .
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