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The Raptor Trust Center

#1 of 1 things to do in Millington Features Animals
1390 Whitebridge Rd, Millington, NJ 07946-2044
+1 908-647-2353
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For a $2 donation you can't go wrong

They only ask for a $2 donation as admission so how can you go wrong? They take in injured raptors... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
John N
New York
Wonderful bird rescue and education center

I feel lucky to have the center so close, and my family and I have been visiting for years. They... read more

Reviewed 24 May 2017
Berkeley Heights, New Jersey
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The Raptor Trust center is known nationally for rehabilitating wild birds and the conservation of birds of prey. The center is located near the Great Swamp National Wildlife refuge. The Raptor Trust not only provides avian rehabilitation, but also offers educational programs about wildlife. The center is open 365 days a year to receive injured birds. Visitors are welcome to view hawks, eagles, falcons, and owls housed in aviaries on the property. The Phone# is 908-647-2353.
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1390 Whitebridge Rd, Millington, NJ 07946-2044
+1 908-647-2353
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

They only ask for a $2 donation as admission so how can you go wrong? They take in injured raptors and nurse them back to health and many then become residents. An easy walk among the enclosures and you can learn so much about these...More

Thank John N
Reviewed 24 May 2017

I feel lucky to have the center so close, and my family and I have been visiting for years. They once took in an injured woodpecker I found on the road. They have many birds of prey on display that after severe injuries cannot be...More

Thank sackofprunes
Reviewed 17 May 2017

This place is not only helping wounded birds but also taking care of those that can't return to the wild, it was very educational and interesting to visit.

Thank Kurt I
Reviewed 11 April 2017

The place is a must see. The birds that are there are beautiful and majestic. The people who care for them are wonderful. This is a great place to bring the kids to see birds up close.

Thank danfras
Reviewed 14 March 2017

They rescue hurt and abandoned birds of prey-some stay at the center. They are at the edge of the Great Swamp and have many hawks there.

Thank Backdoc1
Reviewed 12 March 2017

Fantastic place to visit. This place does wonderful work rescuing injured birds of prey and we get a chance to see them up close. It’s not big, but it’s still worth the visit. It’s free – but worth leaving a donation for the work they...More

Thank P F B
Reviewed 27 February 2017

If you are a huge fan of raptor birds, or even just owls, this place is the place to go! Plenty of birds to look at up close, but pictures of them will be difficult due to the cage type and fencing. I loved the...More

Thank BelleGold
Reviewed 22 January 2017

Having heard of the good work being done by this place I took my grandkids there. It is outside so if the weather is bad I would not go. There are many raptors on display, these birda could not be released so they keep them...More

Thank Frank R
Reviewed 30 December 2016

Some of the birds perch right near the front of the cage and you can look at them up close.My favorite was the Barred Owl. We also saw a wild Great Horned Owl fly onto branch and hang out for a while. There is a...More

Thank Intrafinesse
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

My Mom is into owls. Owl figurines and pictures all over her home. Wanted to spend time with her as my Christmas gift to Her vs buying Her a gift. Visited here a few days after Christmas. Saw many owls and other raptors. Self guided....More

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Greetings! I'm glad to hear there is interest in a visit from friends in Romania.Please Google "Raptor Trust Millington NJ" to get a link to their website. I tried to include it in my response but answers cannot include... More