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Carolina Raptor Center

Carolina Raptor Center

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Carolina Raptor Center

6000 Sample Road




Hours:  Early November-late March: W-Sa. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Su. noon-5 p.m.; Early April-late October: M-Sa. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Su. noon-5 p.m.

Price:  Adults $10, Seniors (65+), Military and Teachers $8, Students $6, Children (4 and under) Free

Type:  Nature Centers & Zoos

This unique nature center celebrates and showcases over 25 species of raptors with its .75-mile Raptor Trail and raptor hospital. Educational programs as well as self-guided tours are available. The Carolina Raptor Center is one of the only centers in the southeast that rehabilitates and exhibits the American Bald Eagle; seven of these birds live right on Raptor Trail! Visitors can enjoy exhibits, like Family Corvidae and Raptors of the Silver Screen, and special programs, like the Silent Hunters Flight Show. Meet the Keeper, Trail Trivia Tours and Vulture Feedings are included in the price of admission. This is an ideal way to get a bird’s eye view of life in North Carolina.
Carolina Raptor Center
6000 Sample Road

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