London Pass BlogBack to Blog
Falconry fun at Eltham Palace
Published: Friday 11th of July 2008
To experience what was a popular leisure activity in the upper classes during the 16th century, why not visit Eltham Palace this summer where Tudor falconry shows are to take place.
From August 19th until August 20th, the medieval palace that was once home to Henry VIII will host demonstrations of these glorious winged creatures.
See the falcons up close and personal and learn about how the birds of prey hunt for their food and how they are able to locate their prey from miles above.
Visitors to this regal London attraction can also enjoy demonstration of other birds in flight including owls and hawks.
This family friendly day out takes place at Eltham Palace from 11am on August 19th and 20th 2008 until 4pm.
Follow The London Pass blog to learn about the latest news with attractions, sights and sightseeing events in the city. As well as useful tips, hints and advice for visitors to the city and how to make the most of your sightseeing time in London. We hope you enjoy…
Friday 7th of June 2013 If you are looking for interesting things to do in London over the next week, then be sure not to...
Wednesday 5th of June 2013 Posted by Kevin Smith There is an abundance of things to do in London and no shortage...
Monday 3rd of June 2013 The GB Row 2013 is well underway, providing plenty of much needed entertainment and things to do in...
Friday 31st of May 2013 London attractions: Learn about the nursing legend at the Florence Nightingale Museum
Friday 31st of May 2013 London attractions: Explore Tiger Territory at London Zoo
Thursday 30th of May 2013 London attractions: Witness the very best of opera and art house at the Curzon Chelsea
Thursday 30th of May 2013 Things to do in London: Have a great time at Namco Funscape
Thursday 30th of May 2013 London attractions: Churchill War Rooms honours one of the 'greatest Britons'
Wednesday 29th of May 2013 Things to do in London: Relive the greatest sporting moments at Twickenham Stadium
Tuesday 28th of May 2013 Things to do in London: Sail through the history behind the London Canal Museum
Monday 27th of May 2013 Things to do in London: See some of the most talked-about plays at the National Theatre