For all you owl lovers, this is truly the experience day for you! Starting with a guided tour of all our owls, you will then be able to meet and greet some of the cutest birds of the bird of prey world. From some of the smallest to the very largest, the European Eagle Owl, the worlds largest species of owl! you will have to chance to handle and fly a variety of owls and learn about their environment, habitat and conservation projects helping to protect them in the wild. There will be several photograph opportunities for you to capture your memories to take home with you of your time at the centre.
Our owl encounters take place throughout the year.
Participants under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult.
This experience can be purchased as a gift voucher that is valid for 12 months from the date of purchase.
All equipment will be provided for your experience, but please remember to bring or wear suitable clothing and footwear according to the time of year.
Finally, don't forget to bring your camera in order to capture your memorable day...
Duration: 2 hours
Is distance an issue? Owl Encounters are also available from our friends in Maidstone, Kent. Check their website:
£12.50 per non-participating guest
ALL GUESTS MUST BE PRE-PAID OR PRE-ARRANGED WHEN BOOKING
Please note: If you are purchasing your voucher as a gift and would like an alternative name written on the voucher, you can enter their details by clicking on the 'Add voucher participant's name:' located under your address when making your payment via paypal.
Please note: All of our vouchers are now sent via email within 24 hours so keep an eye out for them and always check your spam boxes!
Terms and conditions
All of our experience days are weather permitting and Imperial reserve the right to cancel experience days if the weather conditions are unsuitable for flying.
We pride ourselves on our amazing experience days, the only thing we can’t control is the weather! If the weather is looking bad on the day, we will call you on the contact number provided to us. (This could be as early as 9am on the day of your experience so please keep your phones on!)
If you are worried about your experience day not going ahead as planned, you can always call us on the office phone and someone will be happy to speak with you. If your day is cancelled due to weather, we will re-book you onto the earliest convenient slot, this can be whenever is best for you.
Please remember that weekends are always best booked as far in advance as possible!
We ask that all participants please let us know in advance if there are any medical conditions or disabilities that we may need to be aware of. (Barleylands has full disabled access and we can accommodate for most medical conditions on our experience days). We will always have client safety in mind during all activities.