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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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Go for the Birds

Interesting place to visit for both kids and adults. The Center is a great way to spend a couple... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Steve B
For the Birds!

WC for Birds of Prey - a wonderful experience. The short drive off I-84 is well worth the time. To... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Mike M
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Boise, Idaho
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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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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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5668 W Flying Hawk Ln, Boise, ID 83709-7289
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Reviewed 1 week 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 1 week 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

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Reviewed 2 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 2 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.

Thank IDCAWAID
Reviewed 2 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
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Come see Bob, an American Kestrel, and all his friends. You definitely want to try to be there in the afternoon for the flight show of several birds. Even though we missed that because of weather, we were able to view several of the birds...More

Thank dbinhou7511
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly and informative staff. Beautiful, well cared for birds. Got to see an interactive program with a kestrel named Penny. It doesn't take very long to tour the facility, but they offer other programs as well that we weren't able to participate in because of...More

Thank afoodie4life
Reviewed 17 October 2017

Enjoy getting close to some amazing raptors in a beautiful location with excellent staff. The fall flights are especially fun and well done. This facility is excellent and the people there do a fantastic job - very impressed. Recommended for locals and visitors to our...More

Thank Fitzie77
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Schedule your visit so you can listen to one of the talks, they select a specific bird everyday. The staff is helpful and knowledgeable. It's fun, educational and entertaining. Highly recommend for both adults and kids.

Thank TravellingHK
Reviewed 16 October 2017

What I appreciate about the World Center for Birds of Prey is that they only have rescue birds who for one reason or another, won't survive in the wild. This clean, educational facility is a great way to invest an afternoon. The people we encountered...More

Thank lauriebuchanan
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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
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