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Wildlife Center of Virginia

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Closed Now: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Open today: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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Big Eagle

This place takes care of so many animals. Waynesboro loves this place and all its staff. Great... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Waynesboro, Virginia
via mobile
Center does worthwhile work!

This center offers tours but you need to reservation to have a tour. It is enlightening. One... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Manassas, Virginia
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A hospital for native wildlife, teaching the world to care about and to care for wildlife and the environment. We are not open to the public. We do have open houses throughout the year (free of charge) when visitors may tour the Waynesboro facility...more
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1800 South Delphine Ave, Waynesboro, VA 22980
+1 540-942-9453
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This place takes care of so many animals. Waynesboro loves this place and all its staff. Great educational program

Thank rn2sew
Reviewed 1 week ago

This center offers tours but you need to reservation to have a tour. It is enlightening. One thing I learned which all should remember, do not throw out apple cores or anything other foods out the car windows. Many birds and animals are being killed...More

Thank Barrb54
Reviewed April 30, 2018

This was my first time at this facility, although I have seen others in different States. It is a wonderful facility that takes in injured wildlife, and under the care of veterinarians, the goal is to return them to the wild. As this is a...More

Thank igolfCA
Reviewed April 1, 2018

The Wildlife Center of Va is an important facility to care for and rehab native wildlife. As such, is it not open to the public, other than having educational programs, or setting up an specific appointment for an educational interaction. It is great to have...More

2  Thank taforreal
Reviewed July 19, 2017

we have taken many a injured bird or wildlife creature here. They care so lovingly for all the animals. You get a reference number to ck on the animal which is nice. And we brought in 5 baby birds that were abandoned and were called...More

1  Thank Linda505
Reviewed July 16, 2017

This is a hospital for native VA wildlife so it is NOT open to the public. The ultimate goal for each patient is to be released back into the wild which requires minimum human interaction as possible. There are education animals to see but this...More

1  Thank Taylor C
Reviewed February 28, 2017

It's been awhile, since I've been here, but the 3 times I toured in the past were always a good time and experience. Found it very informative. In building, there was a film and tour with discussion. Went outside for further tour and animal presentations...More

Thank DB4WHO
Reviewed January 2, 2017

You can't just walk in and tour the Wildlife Center - it's a hospital specializing in healing and rehabilitating native wildlife to Virginia. They typically offer open houses in the spring and fall, and you have to sign up to be a part of the...More

1  Thank jellykins445
Reviewed December 23, 2016 via mobile

After calling ahead, the staff did NOT inform me that an appointment was necessary to enter the education library. So, after driving 3 hours to visit the center, we were rudely turned away. Clearly we were interrupting a staff luncheon and couldn't bother them even...More

3  Thank weaverhomeschool
Reviewed August 23, 2016

The Wildlife Center is not a spot to just show up and visit. Their mission is to heal native VA animals that are injured or ill, often thru their contact with humans. To do this, their is as little interaction with the public as possible....More

Thank Sharon P
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September 24, 2015|
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Response from Henrique K | Reviewed this property |
We were there last month. We were told that the center is not open to visitation. They take in injured and sick wildlife that is brought to them, but do not offer tours.