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Miller Nature Preserve

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A Beautiful Setting

We had our niece's bridal shower and it was wonderful. Everyone commented about the beautiful... read more

Reviewed 30 September 2018
Yolanda F
Newer Trails!

Have toured the greenhouse and butterfly garden in the past, but work has finally been done on some... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2018
Avon, Ohio
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2739 Center Rd, Avon, OH 44011-1838
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Reviewed 30 September 2018

We had our niece's bridal shower and it was wonderful. Everyone commented about the beautiful grounds. The catering company did an amazing job. The food was delicious. James did an awesome job for a one man show. My only negative remark would be the lack...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Yolanda F
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Have toured the greenhouse and butterfly garden in the past, but work has finally been done on some of the trails on the property. The longest trail meanders southeast from the parking lot along the French Creek, but is currently only an "out and back."...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 331jrtjk
Reviewed 6 August 2018

This local reserve is a little gem. It is never overcrowded and the volunteers are so kind. The butterfly garden and indoor greenery is educational for little tykes as well as adults. The yearly pass is very affordable and contributes to keeping this place a...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank rosemarie m
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Unique plants in a natural setting. Things you won't see in the woods around Avon. Not a huge venue so you can get through it easily in an hour. Nice little cafe to enjoy if you are hungry.

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank edwardb800
Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

We have driven past this place a hundred times and always say "we need to stop there sometime ". Finally made a stop and we're happy we did. It is a small park but is very nicely kept fun for a short visit. The botanical...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank YoAdrian99
Reviewed 2 September 2017

Located just one mile south of RT 83 and Detroit Road, Miller Nature Preserve offers a lovely wooded walk among the trees on a well maintained path... To me the highlight of this park is the wonderful greenhouse that is on the property....It is a...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank CLEken
Reviewed 1 August 2017

We had a nice sunny day drive out Avon to have lunch at a bistro, followed up by a visit to the nature preserve. This is a small venue and if you live close-by it's worth coming out, but if you're an hour away, it's...More

Date of experience: August 2017
2  Thank Paul-A-C-62
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Walk the trail through the woods, browse the gift shop, eat lunch in the cafe, tour the plants in the conservatory, walk the beautiful grounds, come for the music, sit awhile on the patio or take in the ponds and butterfly house...so much to do!

Date of experience: July 2017
2  Thank Patricia B
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Love going to look at the variety of plants and the butterfly house. People there are very knowledgeable. There is also a nice cafe to enjoy

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank ezrunnerp
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Lorain County metroparks are some of the best parks in the state of Ohio. if you like a place to watch birds and seek wildlife Lorain County metro parks at the best.

Date of experience: November 2016
1  Thank Ohiotoby
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30 June 2016|
Response from POA1 | Reviewed this property |
The admission fee is $2.00 for daily or $10 for a year pass. This is a Lorain County facility.
4 August 2015|
Response from POA1 | Reviewed this property |
Hours are 10 - 6 daily.