We’re Open Tuesday – Sunday
Daily 10am-4pm, Saturday 10am-5pm

Admission: $10
Veterans: $9
Youth (4–17): $7
3 & Under: FREE

Enjoy the best places to see in Wabasha with a plan including National Eagle Center

“WHAT AN AMAZING PLACE! With pretty high expectations before stepping into the entrance, I was pleasantly surprised that the experience was way above our expectations! Yes, they deserve it, as the best volunteer-based museum/education center I have ever visited — you can definitely feel their enthusiasm, love, and devotion.

James D, Winnipeg, Canada

“DID NOT DISAPPOINT! Came to Wabasha specifically for the Eagle Center. The knowledgeable staff was great…we learned a lot. Great to see these majestic birds so close.

Jennifer P., Minnesota

DON’T MISS THIS PLACE! This is truly a gem of a place for all ages and all groups. The presentation is excellent and it really provides and fun and interesting learning experience for everyone. They have live eagles on site that are part of the learning program. You will truly enjoy coming here and go away with a new appreciation for spotting eagles I the wild!

Peanuts, New York

“A MUST SEE IF YOU ARE IN SOUTHEAST MINNESOTA! The staff here is wonderful and extremely knowledgeable! The location is right off of the Mississippi River, so the view is extraordinary. I highly recommend the National Eagle Center. A+”

Justrun14, Texas

“GREAT STOP! My wife and I visited the Eagle Center by ourselves on a Sunday ride. We were so impressed with exhibits, the building and the staff that we brought our family back.

Dtesno, Georgia

Meet LIVE Eagles!

See bald and golden eagles like never before – face to face! The National Eagle Center is a tourist must-see and top Minnesota attraction that offers a unique viewing experience that brings visitors to within a few feet of these majestic raptors without any barrier in between. You can learn about eagles while standing right next to them – an unforgettable experience unlike any other!

Meet The Eagles

Two Floors of Interactive Exhibits

Learn about eagles, raptors and the Mississippi River watershed by exploring two floors of hands-on exhibits for all ages. Test yourself to see if you have eagle vision, walk into a life-size replica of a bald eagle nest, learn how to identify the native raptors in Masters of the Sky and surround yourself with the sights and sounds of the Upper Mississippi River as you Discover the Refuge!  

Learn About Eagles

Shop the Gift Store

The National Eagle Center experience doesn’t have to end when you leave the building. Admission is not required to shop our unique store for gifts, toys, books, apparel, and more. You can shop online too! Plus, get gift cards for friends and family and share the eagle experience! We’re currently taking orders through email for shipping or curbside pickup. Contact the store HERE.

Shop the Store

Schedule Your Group Visit

Want to bring a group of 30 or more people? Want to bring your students to our classroom? We work with all kinds of groups to schedule visits and programs. Check out our group and school rates.

Schedule Your Group

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Accessibility and Amenities

Our facility is fully accessible with handicap parking just outside, an elevator. Complimentary wheel chair is available up request at the front desk.

You are welcome to take photos during your visit. Flash photography is allowed. Photos or video taken during your visit are intended for personal use and enjoyment. Commercial use, distribution, or distribution other than for personal use is prohibited.

Visitor Policies

To protect the health and safety of our visitors, staff and resident eagles we do not allow pets inside the National Eagle Center. Service animals are allowed but are restricted from the resident eagles’ enclosure area.
We ask that visitors refrain from bringing open food or beverages in the resident eagles’ enclosure area.
Smoking, e-cigarettes, vapor cigarettes, or similar are not permitted inside the National Eagle Center.

In order to maintain a safe and welcoming environment for all guests, staff, and volunteers, it is the policy of the National Eagle Center to exclude public solicitations and issue advocacy at the National Eagle Center. Visitors who engage in such behavior will be asked to leave.

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