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Shaver's Creek Raptor Center

#1 of 1 things to do in Petersburg Features Animals
3400 Discovery Rd, Petersburg, PA 16669-2114
+1 814-863-2000
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Good free attraction

We decided to stop here while touring some caves in the area and were not disappointed. It was... read more

Reviewed 19 September 2016
Danielle B
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Wooster, Ohio
Visiting the Raptors

While looking for things to do in the area, I came across this place. I looked it up and figured it... read more

Reviewed 8 June 2016
ns3347
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Gallitzin, Pennsylvania
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A reserve dedicated to the curing of injured birds; also makes for great bird watching.
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3400 Discovery Rd, Petersburg, PA 16669-2114
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Reviewed 19 September 2016

We decided to stop here while touring some caves in the area and were not disappointed. It was great seeming some amazing birds of prey and for free none-the-less. You can get right up next to the large habitats and there was quite a selection...More

Thank Danielle B
Reviewed 8 June 2016 via mobile

While looking for things to do in the area, I came across this place. I looked it up and figured it had to have an admission to get into. I gave them a call and asked how much to get in. To my surprise, there...More

Thank ns3347
Reviewed 11 November 2015

Get an up-close chance to see a variety of raptors ( who were injured and are being cared for there) and listen to a presentation to learn more about these amazing birds.

Thank Luv2trvlafar
Reviewed 16 August 2015

It certainly isn't big, but it is neat for adults and kids will love it. We took our 2-1/2 year-old granddaughter to see the Owls and she liked it a lot. Talked about the owls all night long. They have several type of owls, Hawks,...More

Thank skalten
Reviewed 8 August 2015

Showed up here after many, many years due to team meeting. The lake is as peaceful and quiet as I remember. The Lake Trail - about 2.5 miles follows the perimeter and is a beautiful and fairly easy hike. It was for me a walk...More

Thank akamum
Reviewed 8 July 2015 via mobile

We always love Shaver's Creek's booths at 4th Fest, so we decided to visit their actual site, and we were not disappointed! Interactive displays for the kids, live animals, walking trails, the marsh, the lake...absolutely relaxing & engaging. The staff is extremely friendly, helpful and...More

Thank miscalane
Reviewed 1 June 2015

Pull the kids away from the digital world to see something REAL. This place is mall but allows you a face-to-face experience with the birds-of-prey. The inside exhibit is wonderful too, even for country kids who experience the woodland whenever they want.

Thank Woodsylady
Reviewed 19 March 2015

Stopped by after spending most of the day at the Tussey Mountain Hawk Watch. It was great to see up close, some of the Raptors that we had spent the day viewing through binoculars and spotting scopes. Listened to one of the guides explain how...More

Thank Bob B
Reviewed 4 November 2014 via mobile

We have visited here many times and most recently again for their Autumn festival. Our kids have always enjoyed coming here for years to see the birds. The people here are very informative and friendly. It really isn't a place to make a day of...More

Thank MaryJanetravles
Reviewed 3 February 2013

My husband and I still talk about our visit and hope to get back there. The exhibits and animals are some of my favorites.

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