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Kielder Water Bird of Prey Centre

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Closed Now: 10:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Open today: 10:30 AM - 4:00 PM
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Loved it!

Great experience for all the family. Wonderful staff. Informative and interactive. We were able to... read more

Reviewed today
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Fantastic interaction with the birds

Took our 16 month daughter and she loved it. Staff are very knowledgable, friendly and great with... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Shaun W
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“hawk walk”(12 reviews)
Officially licensed Birds of Prey Centre set in the heart of beautiful Kielder Water and Forest Park, the only place in Britain with dark sky status.
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Leaplish Waterside Park | Leaplish Waterside Park, Kielder NE48 1BT, England
+44 1434 250400
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Reviewed today

Great experience for all the family. Wonderful staff. Informative and interactive. We were able to handle some of the birds and the demonstrations were really good. Very reasonably priced and packages available to cater for everyone.

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Reviewed yesterday

Its quite a drive down a country lane to find the bird of prey centre. When we got there we were the only ones in the car park and nearly turned around to leave again, but then thought we would give it a try. We...More

Thank Carole122
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Took our 16 month daughter and she loved it. Staff are very knowledgable, friendly and great with children. Will definitely pop back in when over that way

Thank Shaun W
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I took my girlfriend here and we both had a great time. The staff are great fun and full of knowledge and the flying display was amazing. They have a huge collection of rare birds from around the world. I'll happily go back again on...More

Thank Ian F
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Took our kids for a day out at the bird of prey centre at Kielder. The family ticket price was very reasonable at £21.00 however I think there may have been a Groupon or wowcher offer. The kids got to stroke small owls and also...More

Thank paula1976
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Spent the morning here. Great selection of bird of prey. Upclose encounters really good. As only small site and limited customers had chance to ask keepers loads of questions. Teenage son really enjoyed it and went back for the afternoon bird show. Reasonable priced attraction.

Thank Dazman1973
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We took our son and daughter along and my son who has additional needs was welcomed and the ppl were very caring mind they didt know he has needs he just look like over talked boy.the gentleman who runs I was really nice to every1...More

Thank Gemma W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely setting and a great variety of birds, from teeny tiny screech owls to a bald eagle. Daily flying demonstrations are well worth seeing.

Thank Helen P
Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

A great afternoon & learnt so much. Such a pleasure to see the birds so happy, relaxed, clean & the vast majority NOT caged. Was wonderful to be able to handle them too & the staff are so knowledgable, caring & enthusiastic. Everywhere is accessible...More

Thank saltea1
Reviewed 4 September 2018

A fabulous place to spend an hour or two. Ray and the other staff is helpful and knowledgeable, eager to share their knowledge and passion for the beautiful birds they take care of. The flying display is highly recommended and Ray gives especially the kids...More

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Graeme J
25 February 2018|
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Response from Shocking245 | Reviewed this property |
...also depends on what type of dog as small ones could be seen as prey.