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Kielder Water Bird of Prey Centre

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Open Now: 10:30 - 16:00
Open today: 10:30 - 16:00
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Kielder bird of pray centre

We took our son and daughter along and my son who has additional needs was welcomed and the ppl... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Gemma W
via mobile
Gorgeous birds

Lovely setting and a great variety of birds, from teeny tiny screech owls to a bald eagle. Daily... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Helen P
Ramsgate, United Kingdom
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“flying display”(24 reviews)
“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 4 days 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 5 days 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 3 weeks ago 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 3 weeks ago

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

Thank PeterB64
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A great family day out, Ray captured my son's imagination and really tailored the birds' experience for him making it very memorable. The staff were knowledgeable and went above and beyond to personalise our visit. After sharing photos with my family it turned out that...More

Thank anitanewton07
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have spent a wonderful time here today. The birds and their housing was scrupulously clean and well cared for. Staff were kind and helpful but most of all passionate about their work which rubbed off on us visitors. They involved all that wanted to...More

Thank Jane V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had an awesome time at the birds of prey centre. I had booked a hawk walk and went out with Loki the Harris hawk, learnt loads of stuff and got to walk around the forest with Loki flying down from the trees to take food...More

Thank Underthepaw
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoyed our visit to the birds of prey centre. The staff were very knowledgeable and spent time talking to us about the different birds. We have visited a different birds of prey centre in the past and we found this one to be...More

Thank Cody13_12
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited with a mixed group of adults and teenagers. The first thing I noticed was how clean the place was, it was immaculate including the areas where the birds were, it was clear that welfare of the birds was paramount. The staff were very knowledgeable...More

Thank Alison T
Reviewed 10 August 2018

Kielder bird prey centre is a very special place as it allows you to experience the birds in close proximity. We stayed for the flying show and reallly enjoyed it, you can see how well kept and loved the birds are. I did not realise...More

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Graeme J
24 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.