3280 South Miami Avenue, Miami Florida 33129
305-646-4256 Toll Free: 305-646-4245
The Miami Museum of Science's Bird of Prey Center Center is devoted to rehabilitation, release, and research of Florida birds of prey. The museum sponsors hands-on, educational programs for all age groups, using live animals to teach students about Florida's unique and fragile environment. Museum wildlife specialists visit classrooms, community centers, auditoriums and other location to teach kids about Florida wildlife, their impact on the environment and what humans can do to help them. Programs include a selection of native and exotic reptiles such as snakes, lizards, alligators, crocodiles, turtles and tortoises. Call Greta Parks to reserve for up to 75 students. The Center also offers Wildlife Kayaking Excursions, and raptor-adoption programs help support the center's rehabilitation and release efforts.
Other History nearby:
(Fort Lauderdale) Ah-Tah-Thi-Ki Museum
(Miami) American Police Hall of Fame/Museum
(Homestead) Coral Castle
(Miami) Falcon Batchelor Bird of Prey Center
(Fort Lauderdale) Fort Lauderdale Historical Museum
(Miami) Historical Museum of Southern Florida
05/29 Coming to The Miami area
Delray Beach Affair Delray Beach FL April5-7 The event takes place along the palm tree lined downtown streets of Delray Beach and stretches 12 city blocks from the Intracoastal to NW 2nd Avenue and two city parks. The Delray Affair has received numerous awards for its ‘eclectic’ mixture of fine art, great crafts and funky products from around the world.
Peace River Celtic Festival Punta Gorda FL April10 Our Festival is perpetually dedicated to the memory of David Parker, member of Elks Lodge 2606 and the founder of the Peace River Celtic Festival. David loved Celtic music, laughter, good friendship and good times! If you cherish these things as well, you'll want to be part of this special event!
Bike Night in Cape Coral Cape Coral FL April13 The City of Cape Coral Parks and Recreation is proud to bring you Cape Bike Night! Motorcycle enthusiasts can get together and listen to live bands, eat great food, and just have fun at this great event!
Florida Keys Island Fest Islamorada FL April13-14 The Arts and Crafts show will feature the very best of both local and national artists including everything from paintings and sculptures to jewelry and fine crafts.
Tortuga Music Festival FORT LAUDERDALE FL April13-14 The beach will be transformed into an oceanfront music experience, featuring top country and rock artists and local culinary delights on the shores of the Florida coast. Together with Rock The Ocean, Tortuga will pair music with meaning by raising awareness about marine conservation and issues affecting the world’s oceans.
Cardboard Boat Regatta Cape Coral FL April20 The Regatta is open to participation from businesses, schools, youth groups, groups of friends, and non-profit organizations desiring to build a boat and participate. This is a wonderful team-building experience; giving employees an opportunity to work together toward a common goal and have a lot of fun doing it.