National Centre for Birds of Prey
The National Centre for Birds of Prey is the largest collection of these amazing birds in the north of England. A huge collection of owls, eagles, falcons, hawks, vultures and more are housed in spacious aviaries on our 12 acre site.
We fly a team of trained birds for our visitors every single day. We even have an indoor area for use on wet days. Bring your camera!
Admission to the centre includes admission into the surrounding 300 acres of parkland with a number of marked trails to follow.
Picnic tables are provided and the parking is free.
Open 7 days a week from 1st February until 24th December, more details can be found at www.ncbp.co.uk
- Baby changing facilities
- Coach parties welcomed
- Conference facilities
- Credit/Debit Cards Accepted
- Disabled facilities
- Disabled Toilets
- Free parking
- High chairs available
- On-site refreshments
- Sight impaired access
- Wheelchair access
Location of National Centre for Birds of Prey, Helmsley
Head to Helmsley and follow the brown signs to "Duncombe Park"
Sat Nav postcode is YO62 5EB - make sure it brings you via Helmsley. Whatever your satnav tells you - we are NOT down a farm track!
Public Transport Directions
Nearest train station is Malton about 15 mile(s) away.
The nearest bus stop is in Helmsley market place about 10 minutes walk away
National Centre for Birds of Prey on Twitter
- RT @brierley14: Perfect day for bird flying 🦅🦉 @NCBPDuncombe #birdsofprey #Yorkshire https://t.co/yq2hRpalco20 May at 08:56
- The wonderful Skomer 😍 https://t.co/DVXnu50ujY18 May at 12:31
- RT @JonathanMPomroy: @PortersCoffeeSh @VisitHelmsley @NCBPDuncombe Thank you @PortersCoffeeSh and @NCBPDuncombe for helping Swifts in @Visi…14 May at 17:51
- RT @Helmsley_IndMkt: Friday would be a great day to @VisitHelmsley - loads of great #artisan #food at our market (open 9-2, details>https:/…14 May at 15:03
- RT @BlackSwanHotel: There are so many places to explore in #Helmsley – have you tried @NCBPDuncombe? Their demonstrations are breathtaking.12 May at 20:57
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