Turbary Woods, Owl & Bird of Prey Sanctuary is based in Preston, Lancashire.
Owl & Bird of Prey Sanctuary
Turbary Woods Rescue and rehabilitation center offers a unique collection of over 90 birds of prey including eagles, hawks, falcons, owls, vultures and more unusual species.
All the birds are housed in large open fronted aviaries, sheltered in a woodland setting. You can experience first hand the breathtaking flight of a falcon.
Hawks, owls, and other varieties are flown here at the sanctuary. You can also gain hands on experience and knowledge about these fasinating birds.
Turbary Woods, Owl and Bird of Prey Sanctuary is based in Whitestake, Lostock Hall, near Preston Lancashire in the North West.
Turbary woods is a pure volunteer based, non profit making Sanctuary. All money raised from Outside displays and shows keeps the Sanctuary OPEN. Every penny we earn is spent on the upkeep and the running cost's, Vet bill's and feeding the birds.
So if you book with us or visit your money is helping directly with the rescue and conservation of injured owls and birds of prey.
Please Note: Sorry we do not accept Credit or Debit Cards
Cafe is in adjacent garden centre
All Year Round: 10.30am - 3.30pm
Open All Year Round
Flying Displays Daily
1.00pm Weekends and School Holidays
Owl & Hawk, Flying & Experience Days
For Prices & details: See Owl and Hawk Experience Day »
Family £15 (2 Adults + 2 Children)
Amateur Photographers: Extra £5
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Checkers Goes To Hollywood
Slo-motion footage of checkers in flight, filmed at 1000fps, is featured in director Spike Jonze film Her.
In 2008 Mark Johnson from SlowMo captured Checkers, the European Eagle Owl, in flight at 1000fps using the new Photron SA-2 High definition high speed camera.
Owl & Hawk Experience Day
|At Turbary Woods we offer an experience you will never forget.|
|Do you want to get a little closer and hands on with our birds?
The course we offer is not simply a falconry lesson or display where we talk to you for a while.
Please Note: Our Handling courses are only available during the week days.
And not during school holidays.
We are going to be Auctioning them to raise some much needed funds as the sanctuary is sruggling financially at this time of year. All images are used courtesy of the artists.
You can also help out by Sponsoring one of our Birds », all monies raised goes to feeding and upkeep of the particular bird for a year.
We also accept donations via PayPal, Cash or Cheque, see Making a Donation » for further information.
All monies raised goes to feeding and upkeep of the particular bird for a year.
It also assists in the veterinary and feeding bills of the sick and injured birds we rescue each year.
For this you get a personal certificate from us, your name on a plaque on our sponsors wall and your name on our website.
You will recieve a Certicate of Sponsorship
The Veterinary Health Centre
Turbary Woods Owl & Bird of Prey Sanctuary works in partnership with The Veterinary Health Centre, in Lytham St Annes, Lancashire. All treatments for our wildlife causualties at the sanctuary are provided free of charge by The Veterinary Health Centre.
Turbary Woods Owl And Bird Sanctuary: Profesional Associations and Organisations that Turbary Woods is a member of.
- Turbary Woods
- About Us
- Recent Rescues
- Educational Talks & Displays
- School Education Studies
- Events and Shows Calendar
- Birds of Prey..
- Wildlife Artists
- Fun Stuff
- Directions To The Center
- Help & Information
- Useful Links
- About Our Website
- Follow us on Facebook
- Our Friends
- The Preston Society
- Raptor Rescue
- Wild Owl
- John Lenehan
- Chrisse's Owls
- Steve Lingham - Artist
- Toni Watts - Artist
- Karen Phillips - Artist
- Michael Demain - Artist
- Pollyanna Pickering - Artist
- David Pennington
- Artists For Conservation
- Lottie Design - Wedding Photography
- Kirkleatham Owl Centre
- Big Fluffy Bunnys Web design
- Falconry Information Site
- I Know Nortwest - Lancashire
- St Walburges Peregrines
- Gaynor Jackson
- Animal House Wildlife Welfare
|Opening Times All Year|
|Flying demonstrations 1.00pm Weekends and School Holidays and from 12pm on Weekdays Weather permitting|