Explore the amazing world of raptors eye to eye! The Velma Morrison Interpretive Center is The Peregrine Fund's one-of-a-kind indoor/outdoor education center where you'll meet eagles, owls, vultures, hawks, and falcons from around the world.


The World Center for Birds of Prey is currently closed due to COVID-19. We will consider reopening when Ada County moves back into Stage 4 of the State of Idaho reopening plan. Please check back to this page for more information soon.

Learn about new COVID-19 safety guidelines that will help you prepare for your visit.

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NEW Hours of Operation

All tickets must be purchased in advance. A maximum of 20 people may be admitted for each 90-minute visit.

  • 9:30 am - 11:00 am
  • 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
  • 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
  • 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve and Day, New Year's Day, Easter, Memorial Day, Independence Day, and Labor Day
Education Curator Curtis shows Verreaux's Eagle-owl Oliver to a group of visitors
1-Day Admission
Purchase membership before you visit
Map showing Cole Rd. as preferred route

Getting here

The Treasure Valley is a destination for birds of prey and people who love them! Start here, then visit the Morley Nelson Snake River Birds of Prey National Conservation Area for a full day of adventure.


Still curious? Call 208-362-8687 for more information, or see our Frequently Asked Questions.