We are the leading Bird of Prey Centre in Essex, based at Barleylands Farm & Craft Village, Billericay

Our Close proximity to London also offers opportunities for those from a more urban background. 

Want to experience birds of prey?

We offer a wide range of experience days, which are both fun and educational, catering for all ages and abilities, making them the perfect gift. The Imperial bird of prey academy is the number one falconry and bird of prey centre in Essex and provides exceptional experience days with owls and birds of prey. Our friendly team will make your experience both personal and enjoyable giving you plenty of hands on time with our amazing and diverse collection of birds – making your visit to the Imperial Bird of Prey Academy truly memorable. A day you will never forget!

For that special occasion, why not have our birds of prey come to you? At Imperial, we are able to offer tailor-made school visits, static bird displays, educational talks and so much more....

We look forward to seeing you soon!


Is it too early to be thinking about the next Christmas?!


Our best selling Christmas encounter!


Available for Bookings in December 2024!

Get the chance to fly our owls at night!

Imperial Exotic Animal Encounters

Take part in our Sister buisnesses amazing Exotic Animal enxpeirnece days!


With a range of animals such as Meerkats, Snakes, Lizards, Bats, Servals and many more!!

     Experience days

We offer a wide variety of experience days, ranging from 1 hour, to a whole day!


         School visits 

All school visits are tailor-made to be interacive and educational for all pupils and key stages!



Open to all levels of photography. Get up close and personal for that perfect shot...