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Sylvan Heights Bird Park

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Open Now: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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My wife and I visited the Sylvan Heights Bird Park in Scotland Neck,NC today. We had a great time... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Leo B
Lyndonville, Vermont
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Very prolific and educational. Diverse species of birds. The guide Bret was very knowledgeable and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Fayetteville, NC
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Visit the world's largest waterfowl park, featuring over 2,500 birds from around the world in large walk-through aviaries. Meet endangered waterfowl, flamingos, parrots, cranes, toucans, and more. Get an up-close experience with parakeets in the...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
500 Sylvan Heights Park Way, Scotland Neck, NC 27874
+1 252-826-3186
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I visited the Sylvan Heights Bird Park in Scotland Neck,NC today. We had a great time! It has a decent location , plenty of parking, a very pleasant and helpful staff and a impressive assortment of birds to view! Their prices are...More

Thank Leo B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very prolific and educational. Diverse species of birds. The guide Bret was very knowledgeable and patient with our group who had some disabilities. We took pictures and fed some of the birds! Great for families and small children.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I enjoyed it. It is the largest collection of birds that I have ever seen. The trip out to Scotland Neck was pleasant. Sylvan Heights is off of Hwy 258 north of Scotland Neck itself, just follow the signs. I would recommend that you bring...More

1  Thank Docky B
Reviewed 7 September 2018

Excellent place for a family outing. We've taken many visitors there and strongly recommend it to everyone who hasn't been. Many learning opportunities for those who want them, but also simply beautiful surroundings for folks who want to just sit or wander.

Thank CaptainSI_2018
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

Large and shaded, with tons of parking and very reasonable admission fees. Great for young or older children, friendly and knowledgeable staff with birds everywhere, broken up by region. The tropical ones were warm indoors. The young children favorites were feeding the parrots and flamingos...More

2  Thank Holly G
Reviewed 14 August 2018

I always heard of the park from friends for the last 6 to 8 years but I did not ever make it a priority place to visit. We just visited the park this past weekend and it was very well worth the trip and weekend...More

Reviewed 14 August 2018

My wife and I visited there recently to check it out as place to bring our grandchildren (and we will certainly be doing that). There are literally birds from almost every continent and they are kept in very natural settings; in many instances, they are...More

Thank Mizzou1965
Reviewed 12 August 2018

This is a great day trip for a family. Whether you are feeding the parakeets in their aviary or looking at some of the most endangered species, this is a unique trip.

Thank Debbie H
Reviewed 10 August 2018

I have driven by this place many time over the years, this is the first time I have stopped. It is out of the way in a small town. The staff is nice and friendly. It is on the small side and only take 2-3...More

Thank Adak C
Reviewed 7 August 2018

A great place for all ages. Great fun for families. We took one of our grandkids. We all enjoy the time even in high 80 degree weather. There are over 2,500 birds from all over the world there. It was like a quick trip around...More

Thank Wade S
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