Visit Olney



English School of Falconry


Visit duration: Half Day


Located at Shuttleworth, The English School of Falconry and Bird of Prey Conservation Centre has three bird displays daily, with free hands-on opportunities.

Children can have a go at flying a Hawk or an Owl, have kestrel races or walk through a Barn Owl Aviary

The English School of Falconry is a family run business with 50 years experience in Falconry. The collection of birds growing to almost 300.

The Centre is based in Bedfordshire, in the grounds of Shuttleworth in Old Warden Park... creating a woodland setting as near as possible to the birds natural surroundings.

Birds from all over the world are here - Falcons, Hawks, Owls, Eagles and Vultures. Some are part of the World Wide Breeding Programme of rare and endangered species.

The visitor centre is open 7 days a week









 (While here you may like to also visit the Shuttleworth collection on the same site).





Address and contact details:

Old Warden Park,
Nr Biggleswade,
SG18 9EA

Find on Google Maps
01767 627527


Opening hours:

Until Oct 31st 10-4, open 7 days a week
After Nov 1st - 10-3
Three flying demonstrations daily. 11.30am, 1.30pm, 3pm..

February onwards open everyday.
Three flying demonstrations daily. 11.30am, 1.30pm, 3pm..



One child goes free for every adult.
ADULTS: £8.50
CHILD £5 (5-16)