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The Center for Wildlife Education at Georgia Southern University

#1 of 18 things to do in Statesboro Features Animals
1332 Southern Dr, Statesboro, GA 30460-0001
+1 912-478-0831
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We and fun!!have loved the raptor center since it opened! I take out of town guests there every... read more

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The Center for Wildlife Education at Georgia Southern University

What a wonderful experience at the wildlife education center at Georgia So. University. We had... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Franklin, Tennessee
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  • Average3%
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“snakes” (8 reviews)
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1332 Southern Dr, Statesboro, GA 30460-0001
+1 912-478-0831
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We and fun!!have loved the raptor center since it opened! I take out of town guests there every time-- the show of the birds is very fun and interesting ! This is a good place for a picnic also many school children come for the...More

Thank RuRuStatesboro
Reviewed 4 days ago

What a wonderful experience at the wildlife education center at Georgia So. University. We had never seen birds of prey up close and personal, my husband never held a snake, I never photographed an eagle or a red hawk. We had an in depth conversation...More

Thank MSO70
Reviewed 1 week ago

We caught the center at a quiet time - not as many birds in view as usual, but the peace and quiet and lovely setting was rewarding. The grandkids love seeing the wildlife - especially the snakes in the lobby.

Thank Jeffrey N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Wildlife Center at GSU is a great place to go with the family, or on your own, to explore Georgia's coastal critters. The raptors at the center are especially awe-inspiring, including Freedom, the (non-releasable) bald eagle that flies for the university. The staff were...More

Thank Amanda G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First impression was good. Clean facility and helpful staff. Inside there are animals displayed in aquariums. One of the aquariums has baby alligators-my question was what happens when they grow. I was told they are swapped out with new babies from a breeder! Then what...More

Thank shirleytwirley1
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

I enjoyed the bird show very much. It was very exciting when the birds flew across the room and touched you with their wing tips. The two young presenters were terrific. There was a snake that was brought around, so if you freak out over...More

Thank Lisa C
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Staff was very friendly, enjoyed walking the trail and seeing small variety of animals. The reptile show and flight show were interesting and fun. I have been here quite a few times when my kids were younger and carried my grandson this time. The only...More

Thank dshparker
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Whenever we had guests from out of town we brought them here. Fun and quick trip to the wildlife center. People are always impressed with the facility. Great stop!

Thank Courtney W
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Very well presentation. Good question and answer time. Offered hand sanitizer so after getting to pet animals.

Thank Teresa B
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

We saw lots of gators, turtles and several kinds of birds. We decided to go to the visitors center as well and it was amazing. Don't go without going to the visitors center!!

Thank Melinda G
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How much does it cost to visit here?
8 June 2015|
Response from Anne G | Reviewed this property |
I couldn't remember exactly so this is what is on their website: Admission Fees Single Admission Rates: Adults: $2.00 Children (3-11 years of age): $1.00 Military (with ID): $1.00 Senior Citizens: $1.00 Children under... More