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The Welsh Hawking Centre

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Great for families

I took my daughter here as she loves birds. It was a Monday around 11am, not many people were there... read more

Reviewed 16 July 2018
Lucy D
Ewenny, United Kingdom
via mobile
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We went as our youngest son loves birds, he had a lovely time. Not sure the gentleman name who does... read more

Reviewed 25 September 2017
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Waycock Road, Barry CF62 3AA, Wales
+44 1446 734687
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Took my family for a trip, expecting to be here a few hours. £16 entrance fees and we were there 45 mins maximum. I saw 1 member of staff the whole time we were there. The overall appearance was run down but easily accessible for...More

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Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

I took my daughter here as she loves birds. It was a Monday around 11am, not many people were there and I was able to take her out of the pushchair. If like me you have a curious toddler/child that likes to explore, it's a...More

Thank Lucy D
Reviewed 11 June 2018

Went there last year and had a good time. This year tried to book the falconry experience. Sent two emails, called several times, left a message, sent a pm, my friend called too, left a message. no reply. so disappointing

1  Thank PLUK2018
Reviewed 15 April 2018

We are expecting visitors from Norway in a couple of weeks and were thinking about taking them here. We had seen the fairly mixed reviews on Tripadvisor so we wanted to take look to form our own opinion. We went on 15th April 2018 at...More

1  Thank Warren H H
Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

My personal opinion - The attraction is dated and need of upgrading. It took no longer than 20 minutes to walk around to see the birds. Not worth the money!!! I’d rather donate money to the RSPB and have stayed home.

Thank jon f
Reviewed 4 April 2018

We took 3 children there on 4th April and had a most enjoyable and informative visit. There are a large variety of large birds to see and all look well kept. The flying demonstration given by Jamie was really good - it was terrific to...More

1  Thank penarthguy
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

This is absolutely brilliant! They put shows on for you and let all the children have a go, well worth the visit. Not just birds, horses, rabbits etc

Thank M2355AQlisas
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

We went as our youngest son loves birds, he had a lovely time. Not sure the gentleman name who does the bird display but he was the highlight of our trip - he knew everything about his birds and put on a lovely display. Only...More

1  Thank Sightsee720883
Reviewed 8 September 2017

I went to the centre with a group of fellow photographers. I was very disappointrd that I was unable to photograph the majority of the birds as the mesh on the cages was too small. However, the f;lying display was superb and Jami went out...More

Thank Rhondda_Lad
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

A brilliant day ! Jamie is a brilliant teacher and his enthusiasm for his birds of prey is infectious! My son learned lots about these incredible birds I would definitely recommend a visit! Thank you all at the centre for making our visit so memorable

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Dee F
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£16.00 family ticket. 2 x adults 2 x children