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Swinton Park Birds of Prey

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Great way to spend a morning!

Had no idea what to expect when a friend organised a 'mystery' activity for a larger group of us... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
James_Cumberland1
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Brilliant experience

A wonderful activity for our group. An amazing opportunity to work with beautiful birds in stunning... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Inspire63946020112
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This is a wonderful centre which offers many experiences for the whole family. Falconry, Birds of Prey hunting, demonstrations, childrens events etc. They also have fun things like Hawk and Bafrn Owl Ring Bearing and Dove release for weddings. The...more
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Swinton Park, Masham, England
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+44 1765 680900
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Had no idea what to expect when a friend organised a 'mystery' activity for a larger group of us, but Mandy put on a great event for all of us. From a really interesting tour and talk about all the amazing birds of prey to...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A wonderful activity for our group. An amazing opportunity to work with beautiful birds in stunning surroundings. Mandy was a brilliant host throughout!

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Had no idea what to expect when I booked this for a group of 20 townies last month but Mandy, and her colleagues at the estate, made this a very enjoyable morning activity. It was extremely easy to book and Mandy was very accommodative of...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As a very special birthday present I was treated to a day at the bird of prey centre which I have to say was absolutely amazing. Mandy, who looked after us all day, was extremely knowledgeable and answered all our questions. Over the course of...More

Thank Lucy S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The grounds of Swinton Park are really beautiful and Mandy at the falconry centre was very friendly and knowledgeable. It was an afternoon well spent!

Thank Flo B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There's a diverse collection of beautiful hawks and owls. It's very informative 2 hours with lots of interesting facts. It's super easy to have a very friendly bird land on your arm... no special skills required! Highly recommend! It's a short ish walk from Masham...More

Thank chriskackroyd01
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Me and my father in law had booked the bird experience back in July. We where welcomed with a massive smile 10am sharp by Mandy Abbot. She started off by telling us about what we should expect from each bird and how they behave ect,...More

Thank chris m
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

I booked this as a present for my boyfriends birthday back in March. He has a passion for the outdoors and I like to make memories with gifts rather than unwanted pointless presents. We chose to do it in August with the hope of better...More

Thank Laura9190
Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

Having messed about changing the dates of my visit twice, at short notice, I was accommodated with no problems by the hotel and the falconry centre. There was only me on the session, so I had a brilliant time with Mandy who was very knowledgable...More

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Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

I booked for my partners Xmas present and we and earlier this month we went to the hotel for the experience. And an experience it was!! There was only the two of us there so I was able to upgrade and join in as well....More

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