Programs and events

Please note that following the Minnesota Department of Health’s recommendations, The Raptor Center is currently closed to the public. All tours and programs are suspended until further notice.


Education ambassador raptors give people a beak-to-nose educational experience they will never forget! 

We have a variety of program options geared towards audiences of all ages. Review the program descriptions to determine which one works best for you. We can also work with you to customize a program to fit your needs! 

Raptors of Minnesota

The Raptors of Minnesota

60 minute program for all ages. Host the program at your site or bring your group to The Raptor Center.

Summer Camp

Youth programs

Check out the amazing activites and opportunities we provide for our youth to explore the world of raptors through our scout programs, summer camps, and the Youth Raptor Corps. 

Hatchday party imageHatchday party

Celebrate your birthday with raptors! Enjoy our Raptors of Minnesota program along with a private event space for you and your group to celebrate your special day. 

Care and Management training imageWorkshops

The Raptor Center offers workshops to orient both the novice and expert bird managers to the finer points of caring for and maintaining captive raptors for educational purposes. 

Bald eagle head shotRaptor lab

Immerse yourself in an online learning environment focused on providing students with an authentic learning experience in science and environmental education.

Meet and Greet

Meet and Greet Booths

60-minute minimum, 4-hour maximum for all ages. Booths are ideal for any event where individuals will be walking around and learning at their own pace. 

Events calendar

Check out our events feed and learn about upcoming raptor center events

Upcoming events

The Raptor Center depends on public support for 60% of our annual budget.

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