Welcome!

Open Door Bird Sanctuary is a nature center devoted to wild bird education in the heart of Door County, WI.

Experience birds of prey in a natural environment!

Be awed and inspired by close encounters with raptors during a 1 hour program, see and touch artifacts and visit with birds on display. With 34 acres of serene landscape, 3 hiking trails in different types of landscape and a picnic area, make it an afternoon to remember!

Open to the public every Saturday from June 24th thru September 2nd, with some holiday Sundays included. Times are noon to 4 pm, with a fun and educational raptor program at 1 pm.

Adults $7 Kids $4 under 4 free.

Feathered Focus Newsletters


Hawk BulletWinter Spring 2017  We announce this year’s open weekends and recognize the donors and volunteers responsible for making our dreams come true.

Hawk BulletFall 2016  We look back upon a successful season, learn about the importance of vision to birds of prey, and a volunteer profile featuring Elsa.

Hawk BulletSummer 2016  Read about our August 25 Hoot-e-Nanny, how birds and dinosaurs are related, and a profile on volunteer Ryanne Lee.
Hawk BulletSpring 2016  Chocked full of information about what we’ve been up to, including our preparations for Summer 2016, a call out for volunteers, a profile on volunteer Rick Burton and lots of things you probably never knew about owls.
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