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The Raptor Trust Center

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Open Now: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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Great place to spend the afternoon with kids! Staff is great and very knowledgeable about the birds... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Charles K
Worth the trip

Well worth going to great place to bring the kids birds are well taken care of! No entrance fee... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
North Plainfield, New Jersey
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The Raptor Trust center is known nationally for rehabilitating wild birds and the conservation of birds of prey. The center is located near the Great Swamp National Wildlife refuge. The Raptor Trust not only provides avian rehabilitation, but also...more
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1390 Whitebridge Rd, Millington, NJ 07946-2044
+1 908-647-2353
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Great place to spend the afternoon with kids! Staff is great and very knowledgeable about the birds and local area.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Charles K
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Well worth going to great place to bring the kids birds are well taken care of! No entrance fee they do accept donations

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Gorefiend
Reviewed October 21, 2018

It was very interesting seeing the Raptor Center. Our grandson really enjoyed seeing all the birds. The snow owl and the bald eagles were our favorite.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Odyssey809582
Reviewed September 18, 2018

Over the years ,I have brought many birds to the Raptor trust,,..and I totally love this place,,,I recently brought a bird that when I turned him in he was already DOA,,, He had a cranial bleed,,..I love all animals minus a few select spiders,,and I...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Virginia L
Reviewed September 15, 2018

Visited last month but n a hot summer day. There are picnic tables on the property. Was able to eat a picnic lunch under a tree in the shade. The cages are all under trees so the stroll thru the Trust was comfortable. Lots of...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Stephanie L
Reviewed September 5, 2018

I ride my bike around here all the time, so when I found a blind baby goldfinch on a Sunday morning of a holiday weekend, I knew exactly where to go. I was so happy it was open, too. No, this is not a big...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank emilyzh
Reviewed August 27, 2018

We found a little mallard duckling this summer and brought him to the Raptor trust center. They are great people that help animals that need help.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Martie99
Reviewed July 8, 2018 via mobile

I have visited the Raptor Trust on many occasions and I’ve always been impressed with the care that the staff has given to injured birds of prey. This center is s little off the beaten path for urban dwellers but a visit will renew your...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank johncD6774BF
Reviewed July 7, 2018

Very nice Zoo specifically of local birds of prey. Short, pleasant walk in the woods to wooden structures with lots of screens and 'chicken' wire. Not a huge concrete and steel menagerie. More like hand made. Interesting birds. Not a whole lot of time needed...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Salvatore F
Reviewed June 27, 2018 via mobile

First, we are wilderness people, campers, love the outdoor, and live at the shore where we can see eagles, raptors, hawks daily. I love that they have a rescue for the birds and they are doing a great job. As far as visiting, we drove...More

Date of experience: June 2018
4  Thank mopete7
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June 30, 2018|
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Response from kittenhead | Reviewed this property |
Greetings! I'm glad to hear there is interest in a visit from friends in Romania.Please Google "Raptor Trust Millington NJ" to get a link to their website. I tried to include it in my response but answers cannot include... More