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The Falconry Centre

Address: at Auchen Castle Hotel, Beattock, Scotland
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Ranked #1 of 1 Attractions in Beattock
Type: Nature/ Wildlife Areas, Outdoors
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Type: Nature/ Wildlife Areas, Outdoors
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English first
4 reviews 4 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2012

The Harris' hawk Flash was a show stealer though my granddaughter loved Bandit the owl best maybe because she was allowed to handle him.

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Dumfries, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2011

i was staying at a family wedding at the fantastic Auchen castle, when i discovered that the castle has a falconry centre on site, which i duly booked as i have never done this before, the experience to see such majestic birds flying and swooping as if to catch their prey was wonderful. i would recomend this experience to everyone,... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2011

At a family wedding.To our surprise the owl fetched the wedding rings, it was lovely they also gave a falconry display at the wedding in the gardens .Good to watch.

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Tampa, Florida
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2010

When traveling to the UK, my wife I like to stay one night in a castle. We chose Auchen Castle because it also had the Falconry. Despite several attempts to contact the Falconry on the website we got no response. We later discovered that the Falconry is a separate business from the Castle itself though it is located on the... More 

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