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Shaver's Creek Raptor Center

3400 Discovery Rd, Petersburg, PA 16669
814-863-2000
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Ranked #1 of 1 Attractions in Petersburg
Type: Nature/ Wildlife Areas, Zoos & Aquariums
Activities: Birdwatching
Owner description: A reserve dedicated to the curing of injured birds; also makes for great bird watching.
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Type: Nature/ Wildlife Areas, Zoos & Aquariums
Activities: Birdwatching
Hours:
Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Owner description: A reserve dedicated to the curing of injured birds; also makes for great bird watching.
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Winburne,pa
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63 reviews 63 reviews
25 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

We have visited here many times and most recently again for their Autumn festival. Our kids have always enjoyed coming here for years to see the birds. The people here are very informative and friendly. It really isn't a place to make a day of but if you are in the area it is a nice stop. There isn't a... More 

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Saint Marys, PA
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43 reviews 43 reviews
21 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2013

My husband and I still talk about our visit and hope to get back there. The exhibits and animals are some of my favorites.

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Cambridge, Massachusetts
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22 attraction reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2012

Used to be a cozy pretty hangout for quiet loving students. Nice grills and picnic benches, trails etc.

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Winburne,pa
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63 reviews 63 reviews
25 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2012

small but neat place to visit, there is a bald and golden eagle, owls and hawks. It is informative and they will tell you about the birds

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harrisburg pa
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21 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2012

I visited several times over the years and it just keeps getting better. Great way to spend a sunny afternoon. There is an indoor nature center and someone to answer your questions. Then outdoors, a nice walk from cage to cage to see injured raptors/birds/bats. Most are unable to be released and survive or are healing. Wonderful Bat Nest Box... More 

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