6000 Sample Rd, Huntersville, NC 28078 | (704) 875-6521 | website

The Carolina Raptor Center is home to 25 different species of raptors for you to see and learn about along our 3/4 mile outdoor nature trail, set up similar to a zoo. Experience educational exhibits like Family Corvidae and Raptors of the Silver Screen, and enjoy our special programs like our Summer Flight Shows.  We are a non-profit organization whose operations support the rehabilitation and release of over 900 raptors each year, as well as the education of about 80,000 children and visitors in the Charlotte region.

We are open from 10 AM-5 PM Monday-Saturday and 12 PM to 5 PM on Sundays
We are CLOSED MONDAYS AND TUESDAYS FROM NOVEMBER 1 TO FEBRUARY 28.