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Mayfield Birds of Prey

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Kilmacthomas Centre Workhouses | Union Road, Kilmacthomas, Ireland
+353 86 213 4367
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Perfect afternoon of joy

A truly unique and great experience during which Williams love and knowledge are intoxicating. To... read more

Reviewed 24 August 2017
London, United Kingdom

The birds have been coming in to our camps for 5 years and each time Willie has never failed to... read more

Reviewed 18 August 2017
Waterford, Ireland
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Mayfield Birds of Prey offers you an opportunity to meet, handle and fly a variety of these wonderful birds. This is an attraction suitable for all the family. We can guarantee excitement, fun and lots of photographic opportunites. The falconer can take you back in time to experience and participate in the ancient art of Falconry. An unforgettable experience will be had by all at Mayfield Birds of
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Kilmacthomas Centre Workhouses | Union Road, Kilmacthomas, Ireland
+353 86 213 4367
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Reviewed 24 August 2017

A truly unique and great experience during which Williams love and knowledge are intoxicating. To be able to handle them and share this mans love for his family of Owls was amazing. He couldn't do enough to improve our experience, it will rate and one...More

Thank kenu147
Reviewed 18 August 2017

The birds have been coming in to our camps for 5 years and each time Willie has never failed to impress. The birds are very well looked after and you can tell Willie has a true passion for Falconry, I would highly recommend this to...More

Thank mikeymcguinness
Reviewed 18 August 2017

I cannot say enough about Willie. He gave us an experience that ended up being the highlight of our 2 week trip to Ireland. We chose to focus on Owls for our time with Willie. He brought eight different varieties of owls which exceeded any...More

Thank kar8944
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

This is an amazing experience. You do have to book, but it is really worth it. Willie has a great knowledge about all the birds. He has a genuine love of the birds and the birds are treated so well. Best thing is no matter...More

Thank burkie41
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Willy has been doing talks with his birds with us for the last few years! He is extremely professional as well as humorous which keeps the kids entertained! Our groups are large, around 25 kids and 30 young adult leaders ! He keeps everyone engaged...More

Thank Beckless14
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Just visited here today with my family and must say it was an amazing experience. Willie was excellent at explaining everything about all the birds. We were able to touch and handle them and have many pictures taken. It was both educational and truly enjoyable....More

Thank Ofla2010
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Tried to call on our way to there but no answer for few times, by the time we reached we were told we have to wait another 2 hours which we didn't want to waste so we moved to the next stop of our tour....More

Thank M C
Reviewed 31 July 2017

It is obvious these birds are well cared for and enjoy people. Well worth a visit. Look out for them at local events also.Recently they had a display in Kilmacthomas Park and enjoyed by all. Enquire about their educational events.

Thank LD0yle
Reviewed 30 July 2017

This is NOT a "tourist show", it's a hands-on, private encounter with Willie's family of birds. Prior to our trip, I did a lot of research on falconers, and Willie's is by far the best experience, offered at the lowest cost. We flew the falcon...More

Thank JaneDough486
Reviewed 29 July 2017

What a great and special birthday present. My whole family came to the Owl Encounter (as I love owls) it was absolutely brilliant and holding the owls was something special. Willie at Mayfield was very very good, so passionate and knowledgeable. Would highly recommend a...More

Thank Gaye R
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Response from Eric S | Reviewed this property |
It is best to contact them directly They are amazing people