Discover the ancient art of falconry on Biltmore’s historic grounds. Your fascinating 90-minute adventure begins with an explanation of the sport and an introduction to these majestic birds of prey. Guided by a professional falconer, you will learn how to handle a trained hawk or falcon, then experience the inimitable thrill of a raptor flying to and landing upon your gloved hand: a truly one-of-a-kind opportunity to interact with one of these awe-inspiring creatures.

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Falconry

Discover the ancient art of falconry on Biltmore’s historic grounds. Learn how to handle a trained hawk or falcon, then experience the inimitable thrill of a raptor flying to and landing upon your gloved hand. Don’t miss this one-of-a-kind opportunity to interact with one of these majestic birds of prey.

Maximum of 6 participants.

*Price is in addition to estate admission and subject to change. Must be 8 years of age or older to participate. Guests under 17 years of age must be accompanied by a paying adult. Guests encouraged to dress for the weather and wear comfortable, closed-toe shoes. Passholders and overnight guests receive a 10% discount.

Call 828-225-1425 Right Arrow

Cost

$125 per person plus tax for participants
$75 per person plus tax for observers; observer ticket sold only in conjunction with participant ticket

Hours

Thursday & Saturday, 9 a.m., 12 p.m., and 2:30 p.m.

Location

Estate Grounds

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