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The Center for Wildlife Education at Georgia Southern University

#1 of 19 things to do in Statesboro Features Animals
1332 Southern Dr, Statesboro, GA 30460-0001
+1 912-478-0831
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it is great! Cheap if you buy something from the gift shop its 50 cents to like 5 dollars, great... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Emma S
Statesboro, Georgia
great for field trips with children

My wife teaches a home school group, and we have visited this wildlife center 3 times now in the... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Augusta, Georgia
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1332 Southern Dr, Statesboro, GA 30460-0001
+1 912-478-0831
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Reviewed 2 days ago

it is great! Cheap if you buy something from the gift shop its 50 cents to like 5 dollars, great shows they love feild trips and homeschoolers~

Thank Emma S
Reviewed 4 days ago

My wife teaches a home school group, and we have visited this wildlife center 3 times now in the last several years (once a year as a field trip with the children in our home school group). We and the children in our group have...More

Thank jwmcrazynurse
Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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 23 May 2017

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 14 May 2017

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 Gerfingerpokin
Reviewed 7 May 2017

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 4 May 2017

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
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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