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A special encounter awaits you…

The feeling of one of these magnificent birds landing on your gauntlet has to be experienced to be fully appreciated. All of our flying experiences are full hands-on which means you could be flying a bird of prey right in the heart of Chester.


Available experiences:

Cathedral Falconry Experience – £85

2 hours  |  Suitable for all ages

The Cathedral Falconry Experience is a hands-on introduction to birds of prey. Handle a golden eagle, fly hawks, and meet our owls.


Fly a Hawk – £50

1.5 hours  |  Suitable for all ages

Enjoy the experience of free flying a hawk, and learn more about their flying skills and hunting techniques.


The Owl Encounter – £40

1 hour  |  Suitable for all ages

Owls are much loved and mysterious creatures. Get up close and personal with several of our owl species, learn to fly them and find out more about their habits.


To book an experience, give us a ring at 01244 699053 or email