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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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Fun animals!

I loved the wildlife education center. They have great animals, nice paths and friendly staff. It's... read more

Reviewed July 13, 2017
Phoenix, Arizona
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Excellent value and wonderful experience.

My 2 year old daughter absolutely loved this place and admission for adults was only $2. Great... read more

Reviewed July 12, 2017
Syracuse, NY
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1332 Southern Dr, Statesboro, GA 30460-0001
+1 912-478-0831
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Reviewed July 13, 2017 via mobile

I loved the wildlife education center. They have great animals, nice paths and friendly staff. It's interactive and took about 1 hour. Most the animals were awake and moving while we were there. My favorite was the skunk they have. It's free to park and...More

Thank myohmyitsrhy
Reviewed July 12, 2017 via mobile

My 2 year old daughter absolutely loved this place and admission for adults was only $2. Great playground, lots of different animals including eagles and snakes. Indoor (small) and outdoor area. Check out when they have shows (included with admission)... we were lucky to be...More

Thank FastJetster
Reviewed June 26, 2017

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 June 24, 2017

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 May 26, 2017 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 May 23, 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 May 14, 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 May 7, 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 May 4, 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

1  Thank shirleytwirley1
Reviewed April 20, 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
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June 8, 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