Welcome to the Raptor Trust
The Raptor Trust is one of the premier wild bird rehabilitation centers in the United States. Located in central New Jersey, the Trust includes a hospital with state-of-the-art medical facilities, quality exterior housing for several hundred birds, and an education building. A stalwart advocate for birds of prey for three decades, it is now recognized as a national leader in the fields of raptor conservation and avian rehabilitation.The Raptor Trust is open to the public seven days a week. Visitors are afforded a unique opportunity to view at close range the many hawks, eagles, falcons and owls that are permanent residents at the facility. There is
no charge to visit, but a modest donation of $2.00 per person is encouraged.
2014 UPCOMING EVENTS !
Saturday August 30th, 1pm- Raptor Trust Tour Talks
This event is full.We will not be taking any more registrations. Sorry for any inconvenience.
Meet at The Raptor Trust Gift Shop $10 adults, $5 Kids 12 and under Registration required. Please call our education center at 908-647-1091 to register. Registration closes Friday, August 29th. If you are interested, please be sure to register before then because availability is limited and spots fill up quickly.
Join us on Labor Day weekend for a guided tour of The Raptor Trust’s outdoor aviaries. Learn about the work of The Trust and hear some of the stories of the nearly fifty birds of prey, including hawks, eagles, falcons, and owls, that have a permanent home at the center. Meet at The Raptor Trust Gift Shop.
Saturday October 11th, 2-4pm- Focus on Raptors Photo Event
$150, adults only. Limit 10 people Registration required.
An opportunity for committed shutterbugs to take close-range photographs of our educational raptors in outdoor settings. Possible species include: barn owl, barred owl, screech owl, red-tailed hawk, American kestrel, peregrine falcon. Meet at The Raptor Trust education center. Please call our education center at 908-647-1091 to register.
Books for children & adults, hand-crafted jewelry, stuffed animals, and Raptor Trust apparel. Open 9 a.m to 4 p.m. every day. All sales support the work of The Raptor Trust.