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Save Our Seabirds

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Open Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Very informative nice staff

Very nice staff. Wonderful to see these volunteers helping these beautiful creatures. Highly... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
jenna l
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Vancouver, Canada
Birds on the mend

We enjoyed a quiet stroll through the area. It was nice to see the birds recovering and had a safe... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
penwick1
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Saint Cloud, Florida
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Bird rescue, rehabilitation, and release. Birds that are not releasable are given permanent homes in our Wild Bird Learning Center, where you can see 150 birds of about 60 different species up close and personal every day. Family Friendly Pricing of...more
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1708 Ken Thompson Pkwy, Sarasota, FL 34236-1000
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Very nice staff. Wonderful to see these volunteers helping these beautiful creatures. Highly recommended place to go. Don’t go to zoos, Aquariums places where they capture, breed animals for entertainment. Visit sanctuaries where they are saving lives, and releasing animals that are well enough to...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank jenna l
Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed a quiet stroll through the area. It was nice to see the birds recovering and had a safe place to do so.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank penwick1
Reviewed October 14, 2018

A very nice area for birds to recover from illness or injury. They are rehabbed and set free if possible. The cages/enclosures are clean and large given the condition of the birds. Many of the birds have been hit by cars or boats. Very sad...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Lori P
Reviewed September 25, 2018

This is a place that has an admirable mission. I feel it needs the support of the community. Their work should be applauded. We saw many birds that have been rescued up close and learned a lot about the seabirds and raptors. A must see.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Sem60842
Reviewed August 19, 2018

Stopped here between trips at Mote aquarium. Lots of birds here. They ask for a donation on the honor system. Sadly, nobody was on hand to answer questions. But it was a self-guided tour, and there were many different birds to see. Owls, Hawks, Pelicans,...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed August 16, 2018

It seems like they’re doing a good job of saving seabirds. We saw a lot of different birds up close and not all were sea birds. I was surprised to see 6 great horned owls in one cage. Oddly, we didn’t see one employee while...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank NKODIS
Reviewed July 16, 2018

This is a neat little facility with a large selection of birds. They didn't really have any hands-on activities or presentations when we were there, it was more of a self-guided tour. We stopped in here after visiting Mote Aquarium (admission is 1/2 price when...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank reedma3
Reviewed July 11, 2018

I brought in a wonder bird last year who turned out to be a sick bird as well. While my bird did not make it, I appreciated the staffs kindness towards the bird, and to me. I felt as though they genuinely care about the...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Avery J
Reviewed July 8, 2018

This is a good addition to your aquarium visit. You can tour it in 30 - 40 min. If possible, find a keeper or volunteer to tell you about the birds you see. The animals look well care for. It's very generous people give of...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank maggiegust
Reviewed June 27, 2018

I just LOVE this place. It's small enough to wander through and see all the enclosures in an hour even if you linger. They save injured wild birds and release where they can, otherwise the birds live their lives here. Shaded by trees, next the...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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45 min to an hour. maybe longer if you watch the videos in their outdoor theater. have fun!
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