The Edinburg Scenic Wetlands and World Birding Center is a showcase for wildlife and a native habitat site set amidst an urban setting in Edinburg, Texas. In March of 2003, the Edinburg Scenic Wetlands and World Birding Center was the first of nine World Birding Centers to open.


The center sits on 40 acres within a city park, near the heart of the City of Edinburg. Built on reclaimed farm-fields and next to the city’s effluent & flood water ponds, the Center is a showcase for wildlife and a native habitat site set amidst an urban setting.


The Edinburg Scenic Wetlands and World Birding Center works to educate people about the environmental necessity, economic value, and natural beauty of local wetlands. We offers to you a spectacular wildlife views along with unique natural and educational experiences.

The World Birding Headquarters features:
• Bilingual (Spanish/English) exhibit hall
• Meeting room
• Nature workshops
• Informative programs
• Keynote speakers
• Nature experts
• Gift shop
• 2-story observation tower for a birds-eye view of the canopy and Mexico
• 2 enclosed bird blinds and birding wall
• More than 7 miles of trails with bird feeding stations and water features