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An award winning visitor attraction - plan your visit

Set within 22 acres of stunning countryside, the Hawk Conservancy Trust is an award-winning visitor attraction which is open every day* and offers a full day out for all ages. Arrive early and be sure to see our world-class flying displays throughout the day, and many other activities in between.

*Except during most of January, Christmas Day and Boxing Day

Pre-booking recommended

Pre-booking your visit is advised (for members and non-members) if you would like to guarantee your visit for a chosen date.  Based on customer feedback, we have chosen to keep a capacity limit in place to provide a little extra space for all.  It is possible to visit without pre-booking and pay at reception on arrival, subject to spaces being available. If we are fully booked, we will not be able to let you come in.  Pre-book your tickets now (tickets are non-refundable and non-transferable).

Daily activities
Set within 22-acres of stunning countryside, the Hawk Conservancy Trust is an award-winning visitor attraction and offers a full day out for all ages. Arrive early and be sure to see our world-class flying displays throughout the day, and many other activities in between.
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Flying displays
Witness some of the most exciting bird of prey flying demonstrations in the world!
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Become a member
Become a member and you can be an invaluable part of our mission to conserve birds of prey while enjoying as many visits to the Hawk Conservancy Trust as you like – plus many other benefits!
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Group visits
Ideally situated just off the A303, this is the perfect location for a day or as a stop off for a refreshment break in Feathers Restaurant.
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School visits
Education is a fundamental element of all the Trust does in the visitor centre on a daily basis, from signs around the grounds to school outreach visits and training veterinary students.
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Other things to do

If you have enjoyed a day visit with us then you may be interested to know that it doesn’t have to end there. We offer a fantastic range of experiences, courses and workshops that give you the chance to get closer to and learn more about our birds. We also hold a variety of special evening events and can even attend your group’s function to provide an insightful talk, accompanied by one of our magnificent birds. Or simply enjoy our birds from the comfort of your own home with behind-the-scenes films on our Hawk TV.

Experiences and Courses
Would you like to get much closer to our birds and learn more about them? Why not try one of our experiences or courses?
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Events
Join us for one of our special evening events that take place throughout the year.
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Photographic Competition
Have you taken any striking images of birds of prey? Enter them into our annual competition for the chance to win a VIP experience!
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Book a guest speaker
Our group talks are a fascinating, fun and educational experience for your business functions, corporate events, social functions or school groups.
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Watch Hawk TV
Find out more about our work and watch some short behind-the-scenes films
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Dogs

Dogs are not permitted except for assistance dogs.  If you would like to visit with an assistance dog, please call in advance so that we can arrange for a member of our team to meet you on your arrival to advise how to make the most of your day while keeping our birds comfortable.

Did you know?
Vultures vary greatly in size. The largest, the Andean Condor, have a wingspan of more than 3 metres. The smallest vulture, the Egyptian Vulture, have a wingspan of just over half of this.
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