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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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Cool Place with Really Cool People

Very informative. If you ever had a question about anything to do with birds, they have the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
John V
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San Francisco, California
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When looking up "Things to Do" in Boise the World Center for Birds of Prey came up as #2 so even... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Yeleny S
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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 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very informative. If you ever had a question about anything to do with birds, they have the answers. For 9 bucks?? So reasonable! I learned so much. The condors were awesome and all the other birds were beautiful. This place is a must see if...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When looking up "Things to Do" in Boise the World Center for Birds of Prey came up as #2 so even though I'm not a bird person we decided to check it out. It was a bit of a drive away but we went for...More

Thank Yeleny S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The lecture on kestrels, presented by staff wearing gloves (and a kestrel on that glove) was my favorite part of the tour. We also learned that it would be nice if hunters in this region would switch over to copper ammo. This would help prevent...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We love going to this place in October on a Saturday because they have an outdoor show where the birds fly around. It is greatd

Thank Jenette C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I visited this amazing place while travelling through Idaho. It was such a heartwarming learning experience! The workers were all such friendly & knowledgeable caretakers of these majestic birds! One young man, nicknamed "Old Tate," was showing some birds and really knew...More

1  Thank PhlegmMaster
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

How often do you get to see a California Condor ? This research facility has a breeding pair. Fantastic birds. There are a few other birds in enclosures to view. This is a small place but well done. We listened to a talk about the...More

Thank nicolediane
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is an excellent place to take your children to learn about conservation and information for birds they may not see too often. My little visitors called it the Bird Zoo! while most of the birds are in cages, their is an interesting room for...More

Thank cwmaderazo
Reviewed 16 September 2017

What a fabulous resource for Idahoans and for the conservation world at large! This educational center is small but well designed, with interesting exhibits, live bird demonstrations (including outdoor flying demos in the fall), and a beautiful, windswept hilltop location just out of Boise. Highly...More

Thank Smartgirl_10
Reviewed 14 September 2017

The drive to the Center was enjoyable as we left busy streets and headed into open land. The center was well organized and the display of residents birds impressive. The breeding colony of 20 condor pair was also impressive. The staff who gave the bird...More

Thank PLM654
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

It was $10 to get in each. We saw about 10 birds in enclosures. They had a short talk and brought out an old for us to see. That was the coolest part of being there. We didn't see any birds on the trails or...More

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Deborah G
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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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