Trip Planner: Europe / UK / England / Yorkshire / North Yorkshire / Helmsley / National Centre for Birds of Prey
Visit a collection of over 100 owls, eagles, hawks, vultures, and falcons at National Centre for Birds of Prey, all in the setting of Duncombe Park. Catch one of the several daily flight shows, or glimpse birds completing flight training on the lawns between shows. You can view birds housed in three roofed aviaries, or come within a few feet of the currently-in-training birds living in the hawk walk. Plan your visit to National Centre for Birds of Prey and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Helmsley trip itinerary maker website.
National Centre for Birds of Prey reviews
Excellent visit , very knowledgeable staff and more than willing to talk about the birds . A wide range of birds on display and the best flying display I have ever attended . Set in a fantastic... more »
My husband and I did the Raptor morning experience. We thoroughly enjoyed it, the best activity of our holiday in North Yorkshire. The staff were amazing very helpful and willing to answer any... more »
Fabulous Charlie the head man friendly engaging knowledgeable and the birds AMAZING.Didnt think you would get so close to some of them. So many different owls and they all looked pristine. Met a lovely volunteer equally helpful. Refreshments midway very nice and very well organised 're covid. Highlight the demonstrations when the birds flew and how .Then there are the gorgeous little burrowing owls .Cannot recommend more highly .
Excellent Bird of Prey Centre. Went for the Raptor Fair 2020 and even though a lot of other events were getting cancelled these guys moved heaven and earth to, not only get this show on but also, make it fantastic. The flying displays were excellent, the star of the show for us was Natalie's little Merlin however I was very impressed with the showmanship of the NCBP staff on the mic.
Plan your trip to Helmsley
Get a personalized tripA complete day by day itinerary
based on your preferences
Customize itRefine your trip. We'll find the
best routes and schedules
Book itChoose from the best hotels
and activities. Up to 50% off
Manage itEverything in one place.
Everyone on the same page.
Popular things to do in Helmsley
Side trips from Helmsley
Hidden gems in Helmsley
Nearby attractions in Helmsley
Breweries & Distilleries in Helmsley
Spas in Helmsley
Trips to National Centre for Birds of Prey by other users
1 day in Helmsley BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES Rievaulx Abbey Bilsdale Riding Centre National Centre for Birds of Prey 3 days in Yorkshire BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES Kingston-upon-Hull Helmsley York 1 day in Thirsk BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM Rievaulx Abbey National Centre for Birds of Prey World of James Herriot 22 days in Europe BY A USER FROM CANADA Madrid Mykonos Town Milan 8 days in Scarborough BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM Scarborough Beach Peasholm Park Falling Foss Tea Garden and Waterfall 11 days in Middlesbrough BY A USER FROM INDIA Eston Nab Roseberry Topping Durham Riverside Walk