This was a great experience and I'm so glad I went. It's not the usual kind of event I'd necessarily do on holiday, but was worth the trip. Not only are the birds wonderful in... read more
Malta Falconry Centre is a Quality Assured attraction certified by the...
Malta Falconry Centre is a Quality Assured attraction certified by the Malta Tourism Authority.
Explore the Malta falconry centre and live this unique experience, watch our falconers fly several different species of well trained birds of prey and see these magnificent birds in free flight. The facility holds its own free parking,open spaces around the centre all fully-accessible for everyone visit us. Complimeting the centre one find a souvenir shop situated at the main entrance, offering wonderful gifts to memorize the experience at the unique falconry in Malta
The Centre is open all year round from Tuesdays till Sundays.
Winter times : from 9.00 till 15.00 (1st October and 30th June)
Summer times : from 9.00 till 12.30 (1st July to 30th September).
The Centre is closed on Mondays
We have two displays per day in Winter at 11:00 and 14:00
We have one display per day in Summer at 11:00
(Weather Permitting - windy days) bird handling is held instead
At the Malta Falconry Centre, we offer a unique experience – the thrill of the Falconry art. This falconry experience is given in a course style. Carrying out such experience/ course one gets to know better the techniques of the falconry art and get a beginners knowledge as a falconer.
This experience is offered in two ways; a half day experience or full day experience, are offered.
The half day introduces the participant to the basics of falconry and gets to know how falconry birds are trained from 9.30 till 12.30
The full day experience enables the participant to get to know more as regarding the falconry techniques and would also have enough time to fly a bird of prey after learning how to train these birds. A participation certificate is given at completion of such course from 9.30 till 14.30
All around the year
This experience is offered to all ages. Children are to be accompanied by one adult (both adult and child/ren are to pay for the experience). Pre-booking by email is needed giving the name/s of the participant/s and the date on which the experience is to be carried out. No experience could be held without pre-booking.
All participants are to be on time as to have the experience carried out on schedule.