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World Center For Birds of Prey

#2 of 128 things to do in Boise Features Animals
5668 W Flying Hawk Ln, Boise, ID 83709-7289
+1 208-362-8687
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Very educational!

You get to see owls, falcons, eagles, hawks, condors and vultures in natural style settings and the... read more

Reviewed 22 September 2016
Derry K
Missoula, Montana
Can't get closer than this

World Centre For Birds of Prey does amazing work. Not only do they actively work to rebuild certain... read more

Reviewed 20 September 2016
Warner Robins, Georgia
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We are open! 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 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
5668 W Flying Hawk Ln, Boise, ID 83709-7289
+1 208-362-8687
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Reviewed 22 September 2016

You get to see owls, falcons, eagles, hawks, condors and vultures in natural style settings and the wildlife biologists give lectures with the birds giving facts and figures about them. The exhibits are educational and well presented. You'll leave with a new appreciation for the...More

Thank Derry K
Reviewed 20 September 2016

World Centre For Birds of Prey does amazing work. Not only do they actively work to rebuild certain bird populations (currently working on California Condor) but they are also well set up to educate visitors. Live bird presentation is an absolute must. Getting so close...More

Thank ymsn1oik76awyilmqw
Reviewed 19 September 2016

This small center for the birds of prey has a big impact on what they do. The most interesting bird we saw is the Condor with a wing span of 8+ feet long. You can see other types of smaller hawks and Eagle in a...More

Thank Louis R
Reviewed 18 September 2016

We were in town with a few hours to kill. We looked on Trip Advisor for some suggestions and this place popped up. We were blown away! It is only $7 to get in and they have plenty of live birds to see. We also...More

Thank BrenHen70
Reviewed 17 September 2016

The Birds of Prey Center is set up beautifully so that visitors can learn more about these amazing birds. There are live birds for viewing, excellent presentations, and a manageable space to visit in two or three hours. We attended programs on peregrine falcons and...More

Thank circa2015
Reviewed 14 September 2016

This is a wonderful place to visit if you are from Boise or just visiting. The Center has helped save the Condor, and are there to save other birds of prey that are endangered.

Thank seldom_gone
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

Checked this place out with my two nephews both under 5 while visiting them for the week. We all loved it! There was a presentation and a tour of the archives, both extremely informative as to the organization's mission and accomplishments. There are interactive stations...More

Thank Melbel1315
Reviewed 12 September 2016

Staff is very friendly and knowledgeable. We were able to observe flight training and i was very interesting. Great program, great mission.

Thank Jackie G
Reviewed 12 September 2016

This is a little out of the way but we'll worth the drive to experience. The staff are extremely knowledgeable and friendly. The birds are awesome and intriguing. Great outing for the whole family.

1  Thank S B
Reviewed 12 September 2016

Very informative tour guide. Lots of reference material and displays. Great California Condor! Excellent exhibit on Southwest Asian Falconry.

Thank 80marciah
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Deborah G
What is the admission charge?
25 March 2015|
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Response from 3elizabethb | Reviewed this property |
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