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National Eagle Center

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50 Pembroke Ave S, Wabasha, MN 55981-1241
+1 651-565-4989
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Family fun

Fun for the whole family. 4 live eagles to see. Lots of exhibits. Righ. off the Main Street. We... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Beth R
Annual grandparents pass

This past year we purchased a “grandparent’s pass” which allows us to visit the Natl Eagle Center... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Wabasha, Minnesota
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The National Eagle Center is a landmark interpretive center on the banks of the Mississippi River in Wabasha, MN. Visitors can meet rescued bald and golden eagles up close and learn more about them in interactive exhibits and engaging daily programs. Live eagle progams offered at 11am, 1pm and 3pm.
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“national bird” (17 reviews)
“beautiful birds” (16 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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50 Pembroke Ave S, Wabasha, MN 55981-1241
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+1 651-565-4989
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fun for the whole family. 4 live eagles to see. Lots of exhibits. Righ. off the Main Street. We love to visit. My sister also works their.

Thank Beth R
NationalEagleCenter, Manager at National Eagle Center, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Beth, Thank you so much for the review and your continued support! We appreciate it! We are very glad you enjoyed your visit with us and we hope you keep spreading the word about us!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This past year we purchased a “grandparent’s pass” which allows us to visit the Natl Eagle Center in Wabasha MN as often as we want without additional entrance fees. Our three grandsons (under the age of six) love the displays and educational sessions. And I...More

Thank revjef70906
NationalEagleCenter, Manager at National Eagle Center, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

revjef70906, From everyone here at the National Eagle Center, we would like to thank you for the review and your continued support! We are very glad to hear that you enjoy your visit here every time and we hope to see you here very soon!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A friend and I left from MSP and headed down the hwy. along the Mississippi River. Along the way, we stopped at the National Eagle Center. It was fantastic...saw many eagles and stayed for their program regarding eagles and were able to see one up...More

Thank KEITH J
NationalEagleCenter, Manager at National Eagle Center, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Keith, We are very glad that you made your way down here to Wabasha and that you enjoyed your visit! Thank you so much for the review and the feedback. We hope you keep spreading the word about the National Eagle Center!

Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

I went on a tour sponsored by the National Eagle Center and wasn’t disappointed. It was a bit cooler than I would have liked and the sky was overcast, but our hosts knew where to find the eagles (and a lot of other interesting birds)....More

Thank Robin S
NationalEagleCenter, Manager at National Eagle Center, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2017

Robin, It was a pleasure to have you along on the tour. It was cool and overcast, but the eagles (and much more) were active so that was great! There is always something interesting to see in the Mississippi River valley, no matter the season....More

Reviewed 12 November 2017

What a great time - probably just buy the yearly membership and be done. Whatever you do - make sure you are there for a live feeding of the eagles (when we were there we watched a couple different ones eat - quite the experience...More

Thank Mike H
NationalEagleCenter, Manager at National Eagle Center, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2017

Mike, Your wonderful eagle experience equals our "mission accomplished"! We're thrilled you had such a visit and we appreciate you taking the time to share your review. We love to share the eagle ambassadors with folks just like you. Thank you for visiting and we...More

Reviewed 11 November 2017

We were staying in the Wisonsin Dells and decided to drive the 2.5 hours to The National Eagle Center. The road paralleled the Mississippi River for a good hour which brought many scenic views of the river. On arrival the staff at the front were...More

Thank Cheryl B
NationalEagleCenter, Manager at National Eagle Center, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2017

Cheryl, WOW! This is a spectacular review - just the kind we work for everyday! Thank you so much! We are thrilled to hear that you had such a memorable experience meeting the eagle ambassadors. It is our absolute pleasure to share them with visitors...More

Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

Took a day trip w/ family down to Wabasha to check out the eagle center. Has a great time. Nice little towns along the way too. Eagle Center staff were nice, informative and helpful. They have four eagles in the center and lots more in...More

Thank patrick b
NationalEagleCenter, Manager at National Eagle Center, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2017

Patrick, We're glad you found your way to Wabasha and the National Eagle Center! We aim to provide the type of memorable experience you enjoyed for every visitor. Thanks for your support and review and we hope you will continue to spread the word!

Reviewed 4 November 2017

We paid the $10 per person and went to the 45 minute program about eagles, which was a short walk across the street. It was very well presented buy a gentleman who was very knowledgeable and quite funny, as well. It featured a live bald...More

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NationalEagleCenter, Manager at National Eagle Center, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2017

Minnow16, It sounds like your group had a very enjoyable visit and we are happy to hear it! There is a lot of passion for the eagles and education here, and we're thrilled that that came through so clearly in the presentation you attended! It...More

Reviewed 3 November 2017

The live eagle talk was very interesting. It discussed eagles, environment and conservation. The raptor discussion was also interesting.

1  Thank Cindy W
NationalEagleCenter, Manager at National Eagle Center, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2017

Cindy, Thanks so much for visiting the eagle ambassadors! We're glad you enjoyed your experience and hope you will continue to spread the word. See you next time!

Reviewed 30 October 2017

We stopped on the way through Wabasha and thoroughly enjoyed the visit. The program was very educational and entertaining at the same time. It was great getting that close to the eagles and seeing them closeup.

1  Thank Richard H
NationalEagleCenter, Owner at National Eagle Center, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2017

Richard H, Thank you for the review! We are very glad you enjoyed your visit. Your support is greatly appreciated and we hope to see you here again soon!

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Paul H
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goodiowagirl
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Response from NationalEagleCenter | Property representative |
goodiowagirl - Winter is the best time of year for eagle viewing due to the congregation of migratory eagles along the river and the lack of leaves on the trees. That said, we do see eagles every day in Wabasha and you can... More
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LovingNewAdventures
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Response from NationalEagleCenter | Property representative |
Hello, Yes - there are a couple of picnic tables outside of the National Eagle Center along the river front walking/biking path. They are public picnic tables.
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