Python Falcon Tutorial

Python Falcon Tutorial

Falcon is a Python library for developing mission-critical REST APIs and microservices. It supports both WSGI and ASGI specifications. Falcon framework has been developed by Kurt Griffiths in January 2013. The latest version of Falcon is 3.1.0, released in March 2022.


This tutorial is designed for developers who want to learn building mission-critical REST APIs and microservices using Falcon, a minimalist ASGI/WSGI framework.


Before you proceed, make sure that you understand the basics of procedural and object-oriented programming in Python. Knowledge of REST architecture is an added advantage.