Education Rooms

Each room in the Velma Morrison Interpretive center focuses on a different educational topic and experience. From learning about the purpose of different egg shapes to watching live video of aplomado falcons, our center provides a wide spectrum of educational opportunities.

Biology & Ecology Room

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Explore this room to learn what makes a bird a bird of prey and their unique adaptations. Learn how eagles, hawks, falcons, and owls all different from each other.

Conservation Room

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Bird of prey are an important tool that tell us the health of an ecosystem. Learn about The Peregrine Fund’s past and present conservation programs and what types of things impact birds of prey populations.

Discovery Room

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Hands on family oriented exhibits wait for you in this room. Learn some of the amazing features birds have that allow them to fly and hunt. Come face to face with the largest bird egg.

Tropical Theater

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The Tropical Theater is where live bird presentations take place.

Theaters

The Velma Morrison Interpretive Center features two theaters where you can view educational videos about birds of prey.

Viewing Hall

Our indoor viewing hall has an assortment of species. Come see the Eurasian Eagle Owl from Europe, the stunning Gyrfalcon from the High Arctic, the endangered Aplomado falcon, and the always curious Turkey Vulture.

Hours

September – May:
10 am – 5 pm Tuesday through Sunday
(closed Mondays)

June – August :
10 am – 5 pm daily

Last admittance at 4:15 pm, trail closes at 4:45 pm.

Closed Easter, Memorial Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year’s Day

Admissions

Contact the Interpretive Center

  • 208-362-8687
  • tpf@peregrinefund.org

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