Pensacola, Florida: Uncle Sandy's Macaw Bird Park

Founded by the late "Uncle Sandy" Kirkconnell, it's a large, tree-shaded, walk-in aviary where visitors can hang out with free-flying tropical birds. You may want to wear a hat.
Address:
9513 N. Palafox St., Pensacola, FL
Directions:
North edge of the city, one block east of US Hwy 29. From US Hwy 90 ALT/W. 9 Mile Rd turn north at the Pizza Hut onto Hwy 95A/N. Palafox St. Drive a quarter-mile. You'll see the colorful signs for this attraction on the left.
Hours:
Winter F-Sa 10-4, Su 1-4, M 10-3; Summer F-Sa 10-4, Su 1-4, M, Th 10-3. Closed Tu, W (Call to verify)
Phone:
850-270-2130
Admission:
$5.
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Peacock.

Uncle Sandy's Macaw Bird Park

Macaws, peacocks, emus. So colorful. It's a parrot rescue and sanctuary that you can walk through for $5.

[Amy, 02/19/2016]

We enjoy any attraction whose hand-painted signs warn that you could be bitten by its occupants. Uncle Sandy died in 2013, but a nonprofit group keeps his dream alive.

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