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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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This was a wonderful place to visit. They have a variety of birds that live at the center because... read more

Reviewed 29 July 2017
deborahlL9177IC
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Beautiful location and so fun.

You get to see some amazing birds of prey and attend a presentation regarding them. It was a... read more

Reviewed 28 July 2017
griffingang
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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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5668 W Flying Hawk Ln, Boise, ID 83709-7289
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"california condors"
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"live bird"
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"peregrine falcon"
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"screech owl"
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"grand canyon"
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"live presentations"
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"on display"
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"captive breeding"
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"all ages"
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"educational experience"
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"couple of hours"
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"great place to learn"
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Reviewed 29 July 2017

This was a wonderful place to visit. They have a variety of birds that live at the center because they have been injured and can no longer be returned to the wild. They also have several breeding pairs of California Condors. When these babies are...More

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Reviewed 28 July 2017

You get to see some amazing birds of prey and attend a presentation regarding them. It was a highlight of our trip. The giant owl made my day!!

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Reviewed 24 July 2017

Staff were great, all the birds were well taken care of. Seen many birds that i have never seen before many endangered. If you have little ones make sure they don't put fingers in the cages. get little museum and was able to see the...More

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Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

A large group of friends flew to Boise for a rafting trip and we arrived in waves several hours apart. Those of us who arrived first needed an interesting activity while waiting for others and we noticed that this attraction was not far from the...More

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Reviewed 20 July 2017

This is a great place to learn about birds of prey. There are several birds who cannot be released to the wild that you can see, including California condors. The staff are knowledgeable. There are feathers and a variety of eggs and other things that...More

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Reviewed 17 July 2017

If you want to know anything about raptors, this is the place to go. The volunteers are friendly and knowledgeable. This is a very small place so you can do and see what you want within 60 -90 minutes. It is very kid friendly. There...More

Thank wardgarner
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Reviewed 13 July 2017

The people that work there will answer any questions and will give you a lot of hands teaching. The are happy to see you and are just great educators.

Thank vette350
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Reviewed 12 July 2017

Cool place if you have an hour our so to kill, Some neat and informative exhibits for birds of prey. Some of the staff are extremely friendly, others may want to work on it. cool to see the Condors out side though!

Thank rrreed2015
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Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Great place to get close up views and knowledge about raptors. Very helpful staff and WCBP does great work worldwide. Nice to support. Go when cooler in the day...it can be hot.

Thank Scott P
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Reviewed 11 July 2017

We had a couple of hours and drove out from Boise State, around a 20 minute drive, and arrived in time for one of the live demonstrations. The Center is not very large, but has a very interesting collection of large raptors to see up...More

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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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