Exhibits at the Velma Morrison Interpretive Center

  • The Courtyard is a shady lawn with four bird chambers on the north and west sides.
  • Condor Cliffs houses two critically endangered California Condors.
  • Education Rooms: Six rooms are designed to educate and inspire people about birds of prey.
  • A scenic 1/4-mile Interpretive Trail leads visitors to a gazebo with seating and a breath-taking view.
  • The Archives of Falconry features a Smithsonian-quality collection showcasing this ancient World Heritage sport.
  • Raptor Ridge seats up to 300 for outdoor Fall Flights each October.

Interpretive Center links


November – February
10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday-Sunday (closed Monday)

Last admittance at 3:15 p.m., trail closes at 3:45 p.m.

March – October
10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Sunday (closed Monday)

Last admittance at 4:15 p.m., trail closes at 4:45 p.m.

Closed federal holidays, Christmas Eve, Easter