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World Center For Birds of Prey

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5668 W Flying Hawk Ln, Boise, ID 83709-7289
+1 208-362-8687
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Glad we went, bought a yearlong pass!

This place is amazing, if you have any interest in birds of prey this is the place to go. If... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Eagle, Idaho
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Local museum with global impact

What a surprise to learn that this small facility truly is a world center for research and... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
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Experience birds of prey eye-to-eye and explore the mysteries of their flight, survival, and relationship with humans. Live bird demonstrations and falconry heritage tours complement hands-on exhibits for all ages. Enjoy panoramic views of the Treasure Valley from the interpretive trail and gazebo, or browse the gift shop. Admissions and purchases support conservation programs worldwide.
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  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
5668 W Flying Hawk Ln, Boise, ID 83709-7289
+1 208-362-8687
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This place is amazing, if you have any interest in birds of prey this is the place to go. If you’re not interested, you will be after you visit. The hours, work, and dedication everyone there has is unbelievable. One great thing about World Center...More

Thank ARcmbeachbum
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

What a surprise to learn that this small facility truly is a world center for research and reintroduction of endangered species worldwide. The small passionate volunteer staff was knowledgeable and answered many questions during the presentation. It was especially thrilling to see Peregrine Falcons and...More

Thank Liv2Hike
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Went there for a field trip with BSU. Had a lot of fun and glad I went. I have always wanted to see it and I finally got my chance. The people were so friendly and wanted to tell you all about the programs and...More

Thank Kim T
Reviewed 6 days ago

Wow, what a resource. World class raptor rehab center, right here in Boise. Excellent educational programs with an outstanding staff that takes extra time/effort to make sure kids are having fun and learning. Very interactive!

Thank mtnras
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I really enjoyed visiting this center, which does a lot of great conservation work to preserve species on the brink of extinction. While the area for the public is not that large, we were able to walk around and see a variety...More

Thank frostygoth
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Interesting place to visit for both kids and adults. The Center is a great way to spend a couple of hours and offers AAA discounts on admission. Very educational!

Thank Steve B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

WC for Birds of Prey - a wonderful experience. The short drive off I-84 is well worth the time. To be so close to all of these beautiful predators was awesome. I always thought I knew quite a bit about these creatures but I knew...More

1  Thank Mike M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a gray facility Do the tour of the adjoining building including falcon caps and a Middle East desert camp. As well as other predator birds, incredible California condors

Thank Ron T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very interesting if you are interested in this type of bird. Lots of facts and a few demonstrations if you time it right. Long way to drive so call ahead and try to plan around any special programs they may have.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a small physical facility with world-wide connections to projects designed to support, care for and advocate for raptor populations all over the globe. The staff is dedicated and knowledgeable, leading discussions and tours related to their extensive resource center. Don't miss the museum...More

Thank Jan B
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General $7 Seniors (age 62 +) $6 Youth (ages 4 – 16) $5 Free to members and children under age 4 Reduced rates for advanced booking of large groups