North Somerset Bird Of Prey Centre
North Somerset Bird Of Prey Centre

North Somerset Bird Of Prey Centre



BS49 5AA

07557 785621

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10.00 GBP

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Duration: 2 hours    Price:  £45.00 pp  

Gift Vouchers available 


Our Hawk Walks give you the chance to handle and fly our magnifcent birds of prey in their natural environment.  During this experience you will be treated to a flying display from one of our large falcons or team of owls. You will then fly our incredible Harris Hawk through the woods, perfectly showcasing his skills.  Minimum age 10 years old. Spectators are welcome for an additional £10pp payable on the day. Long trousers and sensible footwear advised. 

Hawk Walk
45.00 GBP




Duration: 2 hours   Price: £45.00 pp

Gift Vouchers available


Our Owl Experiences are aimed at owl lovers and people who would love to learn about these beautiful birds. We have many different species of owl and throughout the two hour experience you will have to unique chance to handle, fly and learn about owls from all over the world. We ensure plenty of photo opportunities so you can capture those special moments.  Minimum age 8 years old. Spectators are welcome for an additional £10pp payable on the day. 

Owl Experience
45.00 GBP




Duration: 6 hours     

Price:  £150.00 pp 

Gift Vouchers available


Our hunting days take place on the slopes of the beautiful Mendip hills in North Somerset. You will be given a fully trained Harris Hawk or Red Tail Buzzard for the day. You will learn how these incredible birds hunt in the wild and get the opportunity to see their impressive skills up close. Cooked lunch included.  A reasonable level of fitness is required as we may be climbing gates and stiles, crossing rivers and streams, walking through woodlands and covering large areas of fields. Minimum age 16 years old.  Spectators are welcome for an additional £50pp payable on the day but must be pre booked. Long trousers and wellies advised.

Hunting Day
150.00 GBP




Duration: 4 hours       

Price: £70.00 pp 

Gift Vouchers available


An exciting experience for a more in depth look in to the sport of falconry. Become a falconer for a day, learn how to care for the birds and just what is involved. You will meet and handle a range of birds from a tiny American Kestrel and Little Owl, to the huge size and power of our European Eagle Owl and Steppe Eagle. As well as handling many species of owls, hawks and falcons, you will also be flying them! Includes refreshments and a cream tea. Minimum age 10 years old.  Spectators are welcome for an additional £20pp payable on the day. 

Falconry Day
70.00 GBP




Duration: 1 and a half hours  

Price: £45.00 per person  

Gift vouchers available


Our Bird of Prey Experiences offer you the chance to come face to face with a variety of different raptors.  You will meet several species of owls, as well as a hawk and a falcon.  During the session you will learn about the different birds, have plenty of chances to take photographs, hold the birds on your glove and even try your hand at flying a bird of prey.  A cream tea is also included in this 90 minute session.  Minimum age 10 years old. Spectators are welcome for an additional £10pp payable on the day. 


Bird of Prey Experience
45.00 GBP




Duration: 1 hour   Price: £125 for two people

Gift vouchers available


This unique experience will allow you to meet and interact with some of our amazing animals which may include Meerkats, Raccoons. Coatis, Skunks, Eurasian eagle owl, Lizards, Red foxes, Corsac foxes, Hawks, Falcons, Snakes and an Armadillo!  You'll be accompanied throughout by a knowledgeable member of staff who will be able to tell you all about these amazing creatures.

Animals will be selected on the day, unfortunately we cannot guarantee requests of specific animals or species.


Minimum age 10 years old. Maximum group size four people. Long sleeves and trousers recommended as is sensible footwear.  We are not able to accommodate spectators on this private session. 

Does not include admission into the centre.

Meet the Animals
125.00 GBP



By purchasing a gift voucher, you are legally agreeing to our terms and conditions.  For more information please visit the 'Terms and Conditions' section of our website.


To pay for the gift voucher by BACS or cheque please contact us at or 07557 785621 for payment details.


Once an experience has been purchased through the website, a gift voucher will be posted to you within 5 working days.


Gift vouchers are valid for 12 months from date of issue and all vouchers are non refundable.


7 day cancellation period applies on all experiences or vouchers will be considered use


Please note that we can become very busy, especially at weekends. This should be taken into account when cashing in any vouchers and we recommend booking at least six weeks in advance.


Experiences are subject to change with regards to weather conditions and birds available on the day. 


Experiences do not include admission into our visitors centre. Our visitors centre is open for only six days a year.  For more information please visit the 'Open Day' section of our website.


Animals used in the Meet the Animals experience will be allocated on the day depending on numerous factors. We unfortunately cannot guarantee requests for specific animals.


Please be aware that whilst our animals are captive bred and interacted with on a daily basis, they are not 'pets' and are still very much wild animals.  They must be treated with respect at all times and failure to follow our experienced handlers instructions can result in scratches, cuts or bites.  We are not liable for any injury or accident incurred during visits or experiences.


Under 18's must be accompanied by a paying adult (participant or spectator).


We ask that you arrive for your experience on time, late arrivals will be turned away. 


Spectators are welc ome on the owl experience, bird of prey experience and hawk walk for an additional £10 per person payable on the day by cash or cheque. The spectator fee for falconry experience is £20 per person payable on the day.  Spectators for the hunting days must be pre booked and cost £50 per person. We cannot accomodate spectators on the Meet the Animals Experience.


The spectator fee does not include refreshments, cream teas or lunches where applicable but they can be ordered directly on the day.


We also offer Owl husbandry courses and Falcon & Hawk training courses. Information and prices available on request.


Please note Hawk Walks and Hunting Days are ran from Banwell Castle. For more information or directions please visit

If you are unsure where your experience is taking place, please call to check with our falconer before setting out.

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