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Walworth Castle Birds of Prey

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Closed Now: 8:00 AM - 8:15 AM
Open today: 8:00 AM - 8:15 AM
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Awesome being so close to the birds

Nipped in as a family group (ages 21-80) but felt so at home - great display and dialogue with... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Frank W
The Ashford falconry school walk

We have just returned from Ashford Castle after a short break. I booked the 90 minute birds of prey... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Please check website for seasonal opening times. Open Daily in July and August. Award winning WCBOP is based in the stunning grounds of Walworth Castle Hotel minutes from the A1 and offers fabulous falconry experiences and daily falconry displays...more
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| Walworth Castle, Walworth, Darlington DL2 2LY, England
+44 1325 608100
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All reviews fantastic afternoon all ages great family day feel very welcome small place fantastic place birthday present whole family loved every minute beautiful setting great value for money little gem play area hawk walk harris hawk walworth castle flying display
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Nipped in as a family group (ages 21-80) but felt so at home - great display and dialogue with Tory. The knowledge, demonstrations (looking in the eye of such beautiful birds) and ongoing banter made for a memorable afternoon. The enthusiasm of all the staff...More

Thank Frank W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have just returned from Ashford Castle after a short break. I booked the 90 minute birds of prey walk for myself and my wife. I can honestly say I was an honour to be in the company if these two birds of prey. The...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely day out. Demonstration of the birds was stunning. Very friendly staff. Lovely ground for a picnic and great woodland walk

Thank sevandevoort
Reviewed 2 October 2018

I love birds of prey and this place has a few, very informative about each bird, and there are shows with different birds. You will get owl slapped as it flies around the grounds, I got to have a harris hawk fly and land on...More

1  Thank Richard B
Reviewed 22 September 2018

Visited here on the spur of the moment and so glad that we did it is amazing!! Tori and David are fantastic hosts, extremely knowledgeable, friendly and very funny and the birds themselves are incredible to see especially during the displays they run. Would thoroughly...More

Thank NorfolkNaomi
Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

We take our residents to the birds of prey we all love going there the staff are really helpful and friendly and the birds are amazing

Thank kirstyw26
Reviewed 7 September 2018

We visited Walworth BOP centre last Saturday. Lovely warm welcome before we went through to see the birds. When you walk in it feels slightly underwhelming for the entrance fee, essentially a courtyard with birds in cages and tethered on the grass. However, you quickly...More

1  Thank stephenhall2017
Reviewed 30 August 2018

Have spent a pleasant couple of hours here today. Didn’t know what to expect the place was smal but very well kept. The knowledge of the birds was excellent. Nice husband & wife team working together flying the birds over your heads was great. Would...More

Thank celiaStaffordshire
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

An amazing day and experience with the family. What a beautiful setting to appreciate nature. David and Tori made sure both our girls were able to hold birds and the interaction between them was excellent. Lots of information on the birds as well as personal...More

Thank ChrisLeaEmLu
Tori G, Owner at Walworth Castle Birds of Prey, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2018

Hi Chris Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us a review, i am so pleased you enjoyed your visit and both of us would love to welcome you again for a visit. KInd regards Tori

Reviewed 27 August 2018

Well what can I say , I took. My daughter today 27/08/18 when we got inside we were like hmm it looks a bit small to what we have see at other bird encounters but boy what a day ,it was amazing the staff were...More

Thank Samy D
Tori G, Owner at Walworth Castle Birds of Prey, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2018

Hi Samy Thank you so much for your wonderful review, i am so pleased you both enjoyed your visit with us. We do have a smaller collection of birds than many places but the idea behind that is all of our birds are flown and...More

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2 April 2018|
Response from raceboyden | Reviewed this property |
A family ticket costs £20
15 July 2017|
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Response from Tori G | Property representative |
2 completely different shows with different birds in each