The Raptor Center at the State Fair

The Raptor Center will be at the Minnesota State Fair! Come see our winged ambassadors at the following times and stages:

Thurs, Aug 22 - 9:15 am, 12:15 pm: STEM Day at the Fair Stage
Tues, Aug 27 - 11 am, 1 pm, 3 pm: DNR Stage
Thurs, Aug 29 - 10 am, 11 am: UMN Stage
Fri, Aug 30 - 11 am, 1 pm: MN AFL-CIO Stage
Sun, Sept 1 - 10 am, 11 am: UMN Stage
Mon, Sept 2 - 11 am, 1 pm, 3 pm: DNR Stage

We hope to see you there!

OPEN: Tu-F 10-4pm Sa-Su Noon-4pm

FAQ: When are TRC's tours?

Tours run every half hour the following days:
Tues-Fri
First: 10:30a
Last: 3:30p
Sat-Sun
First: 12:30p
Last: 3:30p

Stock up on raptor books, apparel, and gifts at our online store.  Shop online

Spring 2019 Raptor Release magazine

Our Spring 2019 Raptor Release magazine highlights the incredible work our interns do to help The Raptor Center care for over 1,000 raptors each year including one intern who is working with the Galapagos National Park Service. 

Raptor Academy Online Courses

Raptor Academy has a suite of continuing education courses, designed and led by instructors at The Raptor Center who have set the standards for raptor medicine and rehabilitation.  There are self-study courses to take at your own pace, and six week, instructor-led courses.