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£19 -- Hands-On Falconry Experience, Reg £50

Sold out - This deal was published 28 Jan, 2014 and sold out 11 Feb, 2014.
£19 -- Hands-On Falconry Experience, Reg £50
By Ceri Anderson
Get up close and personal with some of the world's most fascinating birds of prey on a half-day falconry course at Derbyshire's Rosliston Forestry Centre for only £19.

Why we love it

  • Usually £50, this hands-on experience includes flying, photo opportunities and demonstrations
  • The Rosliston Forestry Centre is a woodland centre with numerous activities available
  • You'll get to meet a number of birds including Cuddles, the golden eagle


Sat-Sun until 31 May; some weekdays may be available. Please enquire when booking.


Falconry-Experience, Rosliston Forestry Centre
Burton Road
Swadlincote, DE12 8JX
(See Map)
Tel: 01283 563 483

What's included

  • One half-day falconry experience for either one person (£19) or two (£35)
  • You can also save 51% on the centre's Family Evening with Owls event. For £39, two adults and two children can spend two hours learning about, holding and flying a variety of owls, ranging from the magnificent eagle owl to the tiny pygmy owl

The small print

The family event is available from 6:30-8:30pm on 13 and 27 February; 13 and 27 March; 10 and 24 April; 15 and 29 May; 12 and 26 June; 17 and 31 July. Rosliston Forestry Centre will not be able to admit you unless an advance booking has been made. Suitable for anybody over the age of five. Children under five must be accompanied by a full paying adult. Spectators will be charged a £10 additional fee, payable on the day. Vouchers for this offer are limited and may therefore sell out before the stated expiry date.

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£19 Sat-Sun until 31 May; some weekdays may be available. Please enquire when booking.   £50
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Falconry-Experience, Rosliston Forestry Centre
96% Enjoyed Falconry-Experience, Rosliston Forestry Centre
96% (24 ratings)
Sold out at
23:59 GMT on Feb. 11

+44 (0) 20 3564 3000

M-F, 8am-6pm

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96% Enjoyed Falconry-Experience, Rosliston Forestry Centre
(24 ratings)
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Good to see the birds close up and informative

Slightly too many people booked on the visit which made it drag at times. Would have been better with about 10 to 15 people

03 April 2015 Jo United Kingdom

Handling the birds and the information that the Falconer provided.

The group comprised of about 40 people so it was along wait between handling each bird. The birds seemed to be getting bored. Smaller groups would be a lot better in my opinion both from the human and bird aspects.

02 July 2014 Helen United Kingdom

handling the birds, the Falconer was first class, very informative and interesting.

24 April 2014 Mark United Kingdom

Hands on experience with a range of birds of prey. Led by a very knowledgeable and entertaining falconer.

26 February 2014 Neil United Kingdom

Handling the birds

It was a long time sitting in the cold But the falconer was lovely I would not have paid the full price to go

24 February 2014 Chris United Kingdom

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Burton Road, Rosliston
Swadlincote, DE12 8JX
Tel: 01283 563 483

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