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The Cornish Birds of Prey Centre

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Lovely place with a great ethos.

I booked my partner in for the 1 hour bird handling, it was worth the money. We also watched some... read more

Reviewed 28 October 2018
Newquay, United Kingdom
via mobile
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We came and saw the best live bird show we have ever seen it was brilliant.Full of interesting... read more

Reviewed 4 October 2018
Jenny T
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Winnards Perch, St Columb Major TR9 6DH, England
+44 1637 880544
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Reviewed 18 November 2018 via mobile

First time we visited here... and though it’s not fair to compare to paradise park down in Hayle, to whom we are very fond of and visit often As the birds are so well looked after and cared for, we couldn’t help but compare.. the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

I booked my partner in for the 1 hour bird handling, it was worth the money. We also watched some of the birds being flown and walked around to look at the other birds plus goats, ponies and a huge pig. Andy (who owns it...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Nettienewquay
Reviewed 4 October 2018

We came and saw the best live bird show we have ever seen it was brilliant.Full of interesting information and a lay back style that we found great.All the birds kept in clean and spacious cages,looking in the best of health.You can see that they...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jenny T
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

Very nice owner Enough parking A lot of interesting information about birds The show is a must do Nice shop You can come back for free within 7 days

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank e_garak
Reviewed 23 September 2018

My wife bought me a bird experience as a Christmas gift, and I must say it was one of the best days in a long while. The staff is very friendly, the birds will take your breath away, and having a bird perched on your...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Paul B
Reviewed 21 September 2018

a very good visit . well worth the money and interesting . the flying shows are very good as is the entire exhibition . there is a small café , toilets , and the owners are friendly and helpful . there are other animals to...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank anthony t
Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

The enthusiasm of the couple that run this place is something to behold. Andy's knowledge of the birds and his care in all he does shines through and makes the talks and flight displays fun and informative. There are many owls, hawks and falcons to...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 19 September 2018

This is run by a young couple who obviously have a great love for the birds in their care. The sanctuary is clean and the birds certainly appear to be healthy. The flying display was informative and fun. There is a small self service cafe...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank wndemery
Reviewed 18 September 2018

Visited the centre today. The show was very interesting and given the chance to re visit to watch the afternoon show o another day is a BONUS. The staff were very friendly. Greg and Isabella. Brisbane.Australia.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank gregandiz
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

We visited on Tuesday 10th Sept and had a fantastic time. Greeted by friendly staff and made to feel very welcome. They have caracara, barn owls, eagle owls, and loads more... my favourite is Joe.... I love the way he walks (woddles) across the floor....More

Date of experience: September 2018
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16 September 2017|
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Response from Nfiver | Reviewed this property |
There are kennels provided but strictly no dogs witin the compound.
9 August 2017|
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Response from cynthia h | Reviewed this property |
Family tickets 2 adult 2 children 22 pounds, well worth a visit, we loved it there, great for children, not just birds lots of other animals. Great day out.
6 January 2015|
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Response from jfarrow51 | Reviewed this property |
No rules regarding shorts or trousers. Centre is not open after 5pm though.