Come See Live Birds of Prey in Action
4 September 2008Live falcons and hawks will demonstrate their remarkable flying skills outdoors each weekend in October at The Peregrine Fund's World Center for Birds of Prey, 5668 Flying Hawk Lane.
Experts from the Velma Morrison Interpretive Center will use traditional falconry techniques to present the flight demonstrations at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. (weather permitting) on Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 4-5, Oct. 11-12, Oct. 18-19 and Oct. 25-26.
Visitors also can tour the Archives of Falconry daily at 11:30 a.m. and 3 p.m. The Archives features the new Arab Heritage Wing with authentic hunting tent and interactive displays, as well as art, sculpture, artifacts, and an extensive library.
Hours: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Admission: $5 adults, $4 seniors, $3 for youths ages 4-16. Admission is free to members.
Driving directions: From I-84 in Boise, Idaho, take the Cole Road exit and continue south for 6 miles on Cole Road and then turn right on Flying Hawk Lane.
For more information, contact:
|Director of Community Engagement|
|Main Phone: ||208-362-8277|