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Malta Falconry Centre

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Imqabba Road | Imqabba Road, Siggiewi, Island of Malta, Malta
+356 2146 0985
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Malta Falconry Centre is a Quality Assured attraction certified by the Malta Tourism Authority. Explore the Malta falconry centre and live this unique experience, watch our falconers fly several different species of well trained birds of prey and see these magnificent birds in free flight. The facility holds its own free parking,open spaces around the centre all fully-accessible for everyone visit us. Complimeting the centre one find a souvenir shop situated at the main entrance, offering wonderful gifts to memorize the experience at the unique falconry in Malta Opening times The Centre is open all year round from Tuesdays till Sundays. Winter times : from 9.00 till 15.00 (1st October and 30th June) Summer times : from 9.00 till 12.30 (1st July to 30th September). The Centre is closed on Mondays and (24 and 25 June 2017) Display times We have two displays per day in Winter at 11:00 and 14:00 We have one display per day in Summer at 11:00 (Weather Permitting - windy days) bird handling is held instead Falconry Experience! At the Malta Falconry Centre, we offer a unique experience – the thrill of the Falconry art. This falconry experience is given in a course style. Carrying out such experience/ course one gets to know better the techniques of the falconry art and get a beginners knowledge as a falconer. This experience is offered in two ways; a half day experience or full day experience, are offered. The half day introduces the participant to the basics of falconry and gets to know how falconry birds are trained from 9.30 till 12.30 The full day experience enables the participant to get to know more as regarding the falconry techniques and would also have enough time to fly a bird of prey after learning how to train these birds. A participation certificate is given at completion of such course from 9.30 till 14.30. (Summer Time 8:30 till 13:30) All around the year This experience is offered to all ages. Children are to be accompanied by one adult (both adult and child/ren are to pay for the experience). Pre-booking by email is needed giving the name/s of the participant/s and the date on which the experience is to be carried out. No experience could be held without pre-booking. All participants are to be on time as to have the experience carried out on schedule.
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“birds of prey” (41 reviews)
“flying display” (16 reviews)
“little owl” (15 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Imqabba Road | Imqabba Road, Siggiewi, Island of Malta, Malta
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+356 2146 0985
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Interesting much information real birdlovers they treat them like it were their kids. keep on the good work!!

Thank Boud C
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited while an elementary school class was out and about, but the staff took the time to let us hold a couple of the owls and one of the hawks as well, even on a somewhat windy day. This is also your chance to...More

1  Thank aikido4d
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Reviewed 18 May 2018

It's a rare chance to see so specific type of birds in one place. All of them are in great shape, even that they are not "exactly" free (in cage or tethered). Lovely breeds.

Thank Ognyan L
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Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

Absolutely incredible experience! We had no idea about this place until we were on the plane to Malta watching the in flight video! So glad we went! Amazing feeling being so close to the magnificent birds! Holding them, stroking them and even flying one! The...More

Thank Cathryn W
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Reviewed 30 April 2018

Everyone here loves the birds and is devoted to their welfare. The half day experience let us get up close and personal with many beautiful owls and hawks in an intimate and unhurried setting. The show was great fun too. This was a unique and...More

Thank phil0mene
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Reviewed 24 April 2018

The place itself is not so big, the owners are genuine enthusiasts and each bird has an interesting backstory. Few visitors in the off-season so I was treated with a proper VIP experience where I got to ask tons of questions, hold and pet some...More

1  Thank tronds660
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Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

Had a great time here! The staff and falconers are well trained and are kind. There are many birds which you can see and some cute owls that one can touch. I recommend coming during this time as there are not that many people and...More

2  Thank zozi l
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Reviewed 10 April 2018

We spend much of the year on Gozo and come Easter it's often heaving with Maltese visitors enjoying the delights of the sister isle. We therefore decided on a trip the other way to Malta itself with our daughter who was visiting from London. Despite...More

1  Thank 34nella
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Reviewed 6 April 2018

We took the maltasightseeing hopper bus, the south route. the driver did a lousy job of announcing the stop so we ended up having to walk back to the previous stop and then the road to the falconry is narrow with no safe walking path...More

Thank Stardeer
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Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

My daughter (8) wanted to hold her birthday party with friends here right after our first visit. The owners were very accommodating and organized the entire event for them, complete with a tour of the grounds led by a very knowledgeable guide, a flight display...More

Thank Christopher S
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ChristineAttard
5 April 2018|
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Response from Gabriel N | Reviewed this property |
Walk-around, but the center director may be available to answer questions if available (she is also roaming around the site). Flying display(s) at set times per the website, wind conditions permitting. The "Falconry... More
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IndySig
29 January 2018|
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Response from Cricketman_10 | Reviewed this property |
Hi there i would say its about 40-45 minutes from the port via Valletta bus interchange then take the bus to town called Siggewi, just outside the small town centre. The display usually starts at 11am and lasts about... More
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Carrie W
21 September 2015|
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Response from JanWindleArtist | Reviewed this property |
We were there in June when they were on their "winter" timings. They opened at 10.30am (or thereabouts) and closed at about 4pm (I think). They have "summer" opening times in July and August (and September, I think) which... More
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