American Eagle Foundation headquarters is located on a 57-acre plot of land nestled in the foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains in Kodak.

The new location is unprecedented in scale and offerings will include:

  • Birds of Prey Museum
  • 3 Classrooms
  • Conference Center
  • Interactive Playscape - Now Open!
  • Administrative offices
  • Conservation gardens (coming soon)
  • Aviary Exhibits (Get up close to bald eagles and 40+ other non-releasable birds of prey)
  • And more!

Helpful Information: Click here to view our frequently asked questions

  • What days and times are tours given?
    Tour times are at 10:30am and 1:30pm.
  • Is the tour inside Dollywood?
    No, the tour will take place at AEF headquarters located just off the 407 exit of I-40 in Kodak, TN. If you would like to visit the American Eagle Foundation at Dollywoodclick here
  • How much do your tours cost?
    A donation of $20 per Adult, $15 per Senior, $10 per Student (6-18yrs old), and Children 5 and under are free.
    Payments can be made online, if other payment arrangements are needed please contact Crystal or call 865-429-0157.
  • What if I want to attend more than once?
    If you want to attend our facilities on a regular basis, we recommend getting a Flock Membership! Not only do you get free admission for every standard operating day through December 31, 2025, but you also get a custom Founding Flock membership card featuring Challenger, 20% off all AEF Merchandise, a subscription to Flight Path, AEF’s Premiere Newsletter, exclusive Access to The Raptor Report, a behind-the-scenes glimpse of training updates, bios, and content from your favorite birds, exclusive Offers throughout the year, and early access to ticket sales for AEF’s special events.
    CLICK HERE to your Flock Membership! Note: You must purchase a Flock Membership BEFORE booking your tour with us if you want to attend the tour for free.
  • Do I need an appointment for a tour?
    Yes, we currently ask for a reservation, this allows us to make sure your experience is one you will not forget! All tours require 24-hour advance notice through our booking system.