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Mayfield Birds of Prey

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Union Road | Kilmacthomas Centre Workhouses, Kilmacthomas, Ireland
+353 86 213 4367
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Great Display

We had a great day with the kids. They are extremely knowledgable and it's great to get so close to... read more

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Paul F
Company Event

We recently held a company event and attended the birds of prey show. This was the highlight of... read more

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Aoife M
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Booking in advance is essential. Mayfield Birds of Prey offers you an opportunity to meet, handle and fly a variety of these wonderful birds. This is an attraction suitable for all the family. We can guarantee excitement, fun and lots of photographic opportunites. The falconer can take you back in time to experience and participate in the ancient art of Falconry. An unforgettable experience will be had by all at Mayfield Birds of Prey.
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Travellers talk about
“hawk walk” (49 reviews)
“harris hawk” (10 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Union Road | Kilmacthomas Centre Workhouses, Kilmacthomas, Ireland
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+353 86 213 4367
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"hawk walk"
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"harris hawk"
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"an amazing experience"
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"these beautiful creatures"
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"once in a lifetime"
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"couldn't do enough"
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"some great photos"
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"arrived late"
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"we spent hours"
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"wooded area"
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"wealth of knowledge"
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"his passion"
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"family group"
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"an absolute"
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"all ages"
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"from start to finish"
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"great visit"
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Reviewed today

We had a great day with the kids. They are extremely knowledgable and it's great to get so close to these birds. I loved the hawk feeding. Thanks.

Thank Paul F
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Reviewed today

We recently held a company event and attended the birds of prey show. This was the highlight of the day for most and an experience that we won't forget! Willie catered for a large group and was extremely helpful and friendly catering for both adults...More

Thank Aoife M
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Reviewed today

We had a company event here and it couldn't have gone any better. Even though it was a big crowd, Willie was great in allowing all the kids to interact with the birds and make it a fun and enjoyable experience. Thanks again, Willie :-)

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We (my two daughters and I) were looking forward to this visit in which we were hoping to meet, handle and fly a couple of birds. However Willie tailored the visit to make this a totally unforgettable experience. The variety of owls and hawks that...More

Thank enjay55
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We cannot express how grateful we were to discover this unique experience, and also Willie, the instructor, and sincere educator and sharer of his many years learning about, nurturing, and discovering birds of prey-the hawk experience was so wonderful...the owls are both sweet and intriguing,...More

Thank shellyfargo
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My fiancé and I did the Hawk Walk today and it was hands down our favorite experience in Ireland. Willie is very passionate about the birds and is a plethora of information. He makes the experience special by ensuring you have the photos you want...More

Thank SCGrasshopper
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Mayfield Birds of Prey was one of the highlights of our trip. Willie was a terrific host teaching us about his birds. They are part of his family and his love for them is a treasure.

Thank Stephen T
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was better than we all expected. We were able to handle the hawk and several species of owls. We also learned a lot about the birds, and the art of falconry. I can’t say enough about the good experience. The owner/trainer has an obvious...More

Thank fergy1
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Reviewed 7 July 2018

Great for all the family the staff are very friendly and knowledgable. They put you at ease even for the most nervous person experiencing being close up to these beautiful birds,

Thank Michael F
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Reviewed 7 July 2018

A great activity and valuable knowledge shared with passion by your host willie. I would highly recommend a visit to Mayfield Birds of Prey!

Thank Larry G
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JoHannaHill7
6 October 2017|
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Response from Mayfield_Birds | Property representative |
We do different display and prices also differ depending on age group and how many participants etc.... so it's best to email or ring us for more information Thank you Willie.
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