At the gateway of the Rio Grande Valley lies a special place of natural beauty, tranquility, and wildlife discoveries. Reacquaint yourself with all this region has to offer and more with a visit to the Edinburg Scenic Wetlands & World Birding Center.
We offer a variety of programs for all ages, both in-person and virtual. In-person, we offer weekly bird walks and Saturday family explorations. On-line, learn all about wildlife, plants, and more. Click below for our full listing of upcoming programs.
The Edinburg Scenic Wetlands & World Birding Center is a 40-acre nature oasis at the gateway to the Rio Grande Valley. Featuring several wetlands and one of the largest native butterfly gardens in the area, our grounds are home to a variety of species. Click below to see our most recent bird sightings.
Are you looking for a guided tour? Our expert staff would be happy to accommodate you or your group. Please fill out the form below or call us at (956) 381-9922 to set up an appointment.
Become a member and receive great benefits as you support our educational programs and habitat conservation efforts. Benefits include the 2021-2022 Painted Bunting, free entry for up to 8 family members, and discounts on most merchandise.
The Family Membership is $25 and runs from June 2021 through July 2022.
The Rio Grande Valley in a top birding destination in the Rio Grande Valley. With over 525 birds seen in the region, EWBC is just one of many sights to explore. To find out more about our sister sites, see the link below.
This summer, EWBC will be creating a variety of videos for our patrons, helping you to connect to nature at home or wherever you may be. Please check out our You Tube Channel "Edinburg WBC" and subscribe.
714 Raul Longoria Road, Edinburg, Texas 78542, United States
08:00 am – 06:00 pm
FALL & SPRING HOURS
OFFICE HOURS: 8 am to 5 pm, Monday- Saturday. 1 pm - 6 pm on Sunday
GROUND HOURS: 7 am to 5 pm Monday. 7 am to 6 pm Tuesday - Saturday, 1 pm to 6 pm on Sunday
WINTER HOURS (November & December)
Grounds close at 5:30 pm, Tuesday - Sunday. The office closes at 5:30 pm on Sunday.
OFFICE HOURS: 8 am to 5 pm, Monday- Saturday. 1 pm - 7 pm on Sunday
GROUND HOURS: 7 am to 5 pm Monday. 7 am to 7 pm Tuesday - Saturday, 1 pm to 7 pm on Sunday
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