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Cumberland Bird Of Prey Centre

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Beautiful birds up close!

Such an amazing place and Gary was great with the kids, very knowledgeable and the birds are... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Carlisle, United Kingdom
Amazing day!

What an amazing day from start to finish! I booked a full day at the Bird of Prey Centre for my... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
London, United Kingdom
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“perch”(2 reviews)
The Cumberland bird of prey centre offers Hawk walks with a Harris Hawk lasting approximately 1 hour, Half day handling sessions with many different birds and ring deliveries and displays at weddings as well as birds of prey for other events and...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Thurstonfield, Carlisle CA5 6HB, England
+44 1228 576158
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Such an amazing place and Gary was great with the kids, very knowledgeable and the birds are obviously very well looked after. The kids are now keen to know all they can about birds of prey and can’t wait to visit again. Thank you for...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Ellehindmoor
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What an amazing day from start to finish! I booked a full day at the Bird of Prey Centre for my fiancé and I as a 40th birthday present. We went mid-week in October and it was just the two of us. The day started...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Louise2016
Reviewed 8 November 2018 via mobile

I’m quite late putting this review in but we booked a Hawk walk with Gary for my Mum’s Birthday back in July. It was a wonderful experience, my Mum loved it and Gary kept the whole group captivated even though some of us were slightly...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank jomc87
Reviewed 17 October 2018 via mobile

What an amazing experience! We got to meet the birds individually which was lovely because they all have such individual personalities, and some of them have more sass than the biggest diva! We got to fly a few of the birds such as Molly and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Emily C
Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

Brilliant experience fun and informative and totally hands on Gary is a great host and his enthusiasm for the birds shows this is a great day out and a must do if your in the area thanks Gary for

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank grammar1976
Reviewed 7 June 2018

Obviously run by people who love being there - enthusiastic, informative and dedicated. It was lovely to see the birds, watch them flying. The children who were there were captivated and and the' grown up children' loved it too - especially seeing the falcon chicks.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank ledwidge
Reviewed 2 April 2018

A truly fantastic experience with an up close view of many interesting birds, truly knowledgeable host and made the experience perfect for a 80th birthday treat

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank wmc100203
Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

Went on a hawk walk. Gary certainly knows his stuff. Really interesting and great fun to do. Great to see some of these birds close up. Very impressive how buzz the hawk is and flown

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank kason1
Reviewed 19 August 2017

Took our 15 year old twins (boy and girl) on a Hawk walk this afternoon and we all had a brilliant time. (Gary the owner) explained so much so well. On the walk itself Buzz, the Harris Hawk was an absolute joy to watch as...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank L4592DEdavids
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

We turned up out of the blue to the birds of prey sanctuary, after foolishly not looking at the website. It turns out that the Birds of Prey Centre is run from somebody's house, and nobody was in. So, please be warned that you have...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Yasmin T
3 October 2016|
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Sorry, don't know as it was bought as a Christmas present for a family of 4. I think it may be £60 but honestly is the best value for money, fascinating, grandkids will never forget Eagles, vultures, owls swooping down and... More