Kirkleatham Owl Centre

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Kirkleatham Owl Centre is home to one of the U.K.’s largest collection of owls.

Over 100 birds are on display and weather permitting there are free flying displays every day throughout the season. Meet the baby owls and baby vultures are the highlights of the day, usually around midday. Please telephone for further details.

Located in the historic and tranquil village of Kirkleatham in the grounds of Kirkleatham Old Hall (Grade 2 * Listed Building).

The Centre is home to a remarkable collection of owls, hawks, falcons and vultures, a very famous  Caracara called “Stanley”; a mysterious talking Raven called “Merlin” and a Kookaburra that finds it almost impossible to keep quiet.



Throughout the summer  season flying displays, meet the baby owls and photo opportunities are held every day, pony rides, children’s parties and other on site activities. Some activities may require advance booking,  please telephone for further information.


Open all the summer holidays every day from Tuesday to Sunday and all public holidays with the exception of Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Years Day.