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World Bird Sanctuary

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125 Bald Eagle Ridge Rd, Valley Park, MO 63088-2036
+1 636-225-4390
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Unexpectedly nice place for a stroll

Stopped by today after driving the loan elk park trails. Good place to take a walk and see a few... read more

Reviewed 14 March 2017
Rockwall, Texas
via mobile
Cold Day so Not as great as it could be

We went to the Sanctuary today. Was excited after seeing the video on the site. Was disappointed... read more

Reviewed 13 March 2017
Marcus C
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“bald eagles” (22 reviews)
“lone elk park” (22 reviews)
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125 Bald Eagle Ridge Rd, Valley Park, MO 63088-2036
+1 636-225-4390
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Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Stopped by today after driving the loan elk park trails. Good place to take a walk and see a few interesting birds. They probably had about 30 or 40 species out on the trail. The kids enjoyed learning about some birds they had never seen...More

Thank rayllavona
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

We went to the Sanctuary today. Was excited after seeing the video on the site. Was disappointed there were no presentations today. Apparently they're only on Saturday. A bummer for my daughter who was on Spring Break this week. We did like seeing the birds...More

Thank Marcus C
Reviewed 10 March 2017

What an amazing place. Visited with some wonderful volunteers as well. I LOVE bats...especially fruit bats and to get to finally see two close up for the first time was amazing!!! I wish they were active, but it was early in the day so they...More

Thank Amy B
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

We visited during the winter, so it was freezing! This is mainly a walking tour outdoors so be prepared! The birds were really cool, and you can get fairly close to them (but don't touch them). Maybe go when it's warm outside.

Thank Amanda C
Reviewed 17 January 2017

We found this place by doing a google search to check out what we could do to pass some time before heading to Six Flags. Wow what a great place, we got lots of photos, had a great time and even learned a lot of...More

Thank Brian F
Reviewed 15 November 2016

I've lived in St. Louis my entire life but only recently learned about the World Bird Sanctuary that is located southwest of the city. It is the home and hospital of eagles, pelicans, snowy owls, Polish chickens, and many more species. Visitors can walk past...More

2  Thank Pat L
Reviewed 8 November 2016

Amazing BIRD RESCUE CENTER! This center has a lot of education to share with all of us. I saw the most mesmerizing Bald Eagle ever. This bird was so Beautiful. Area has good parking and an easy loop around to drive around the facility. I...More

2  Thank Hialeah73
Reviewed 6 November 2016

The birds are all so beautiful. I adore owls. There were so many beautiful ones to enjoy here. I love that this isn't just a "zoo". These birds would be in the wild if they were capable. I've never seen so many eagles in one...More

2  Thank CSchex
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

We have visited the bird sanctuary during our vacation. their exhibition counts lots of different species of wildlife bird of prey such as Eagles,falcons,Hawks ,condor,owls,vultures,pelicans,laughing bird and other exotic flying fauna representatives what you could watch just on tv ! Here you can face with...More

2  Thank olga o
Reviewed 17 October 2016

If you have a chance take a 20 minute drive south of St. Louis on I44 (old route 66) to Lone Elk Park. You will not be disappointed. There you will find one of the largest and oldest world bird sanctuaries in the world. They...More

4  Thank Ligobear
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