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Kielder Water Bird of Prey Centre

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Leaplish Waterside Park, Kielder, England
+44 1434 250400
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Very good - a good variety of birds on display. Excellent work by the falconer involving young and... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Bolton, United Kingdom

Me and my other half visited this past week. We decided to return at the end of our stay in the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
sammie w
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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.
  • Excellent89%
  • Very good8%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 10:30 - 16:30
Leaplish Waterside Park, Kielder, England
+44 1434 250400
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Reviewed yesterday

Very good - a good variety of birds on display. Excellent work by the falconer involving young and old in taking turns with the glove to hold the birds. Café toilets and gift shop nearby.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Me and my other half visited this past week. We decided to return at the end of our stay in the lodges as the staff were amazing and so welcoming. The birds are so well loved and cared for by Ray, Steven and the girls...More

Thank sammie w
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First, the negative! What a difficult place to find! We parked in the large car park in the resort and had to use Google maps to give us a sense of what direction to walk in.. after only a few meters we spotted a banner...More

Thank Feenee
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Was concerned when we first arrived as it is a very small place, but the 2 chaps doing the demonstrations made it worth while. They made sure all the kids (and adults) had an opportunity to get up close and personal to the birds and...More

Thank Laura S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited today with a six year old and a thirteen year old and they both really enjoyed the bird of prey centre. Ray was so welcoming and was fantastic with all of the children, especially during the flying displays where he included every single...More

Thank wjb00
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

I would have given this place a 10 if I could! What a fantastic day out. Saw both displays at 13:30 and 15:00. The people who run this place (Ray, Steven and Sarah) that we saw today, made this the best experience we have ever...More

Thank Sarah F
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Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

We had a wonderful time at the Bird of Prey centre. Both myself and my partner were delighted with the experience, looking at beautiful birds, watching & participating in flying displays and listening to lots fascinating info! A wonderful experience and I look forward to...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Absolutely brilliant time. The volunteers are amazing and Steven our guide on the walk had an incredible knowledge of birds of prey. The show afterwards in the centre capped off a wonderful time. Do not miss going.

Thank jimmyc1966
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Fab time with Ray and his birds! Really obvious how well looked after the birds are. The demonstration was a definite Wow moment.

Thank Alison B
Reviewed 7 August 2017

A family group of us visited on a dull, cold and rainy day in late july but we left feeling so happy after seeing the love, care and attention given to these beauitful birds by their handlers who clearly adore them. They go to great...More

Thank Linda S
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