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Apalachicola National Estuarine Research Reserve

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Educational and fun for kids of all ages!

This is a free and comprehensive exhibit about the Apalachicola Estuary. Nature Center and nature... read more

Reviewed 25 August 2018
Dagmar C
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Florida Panhandle, Florida
Beautiful and educational

We've passed the Nerr numerous times. I am so glad we stopped this time. Their walkways are well... read more

Reviewed 20 August 2018
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Reviewed 25 August 2018

This is a free and comprehensive exhibit about the Apalachicola Estuary. Nature Center and nature trails, really appealing to every age broup.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Dagmar C
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

We've passed the Nerr numerous times. I am so glad we stopped this time. Their walkways are well maintained and offer nice views. The exhibits are well done and informative. Although it's free, it's definitely worth contributing to their donation box

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

Stoped by for turtle time presentation. It was great the young intern kept everyone’s attention and afterwards we toured the center.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank micahkimler
Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

Great way to become a bit more educated about the beautiful area! There is no entrance fee. You’ll enjoy a movie, small exhibit area and walking on the beautiful outdoor boardwalk.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank TigerCarol
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

I brought 30 teacher friends for a visit as part of our study of the Chattahoochee-Flint River Watershed. This is a great place to learn about the estuary and it’s importance to the global economy. Try to catch the Turtle Talk at 2pm to learn...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Donald W
Reviewed 24 July 2018

To start with it's free, which is great for families with limited funds to spend on attractions. They have several exhibits that explain the area and waters around the bay. They have a very nice boardwalk trail that is easily walked. Just be sure to...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank ken s
Reviewed 23 July 2018

This is a great place to take the family and spend some time. If it's raining (or really hot/cold), you can stay inside and enjoy the exhibits, if it's nice out, you can walk the nature trails too. Free to visit, but think about making...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank WynneE3
Reviewed 9 July 2018

What a wonderful place to visit. No charge and plenty of parking. Very Educational inside and out. Elevator to take you upstairs from outside if needed. Trails outside full of information about trees and plant life. Inside small aquariums that are full of sea life....More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank dakotageorgia
Reviewed 3 July 2018

This is a good spot to learn about some of the local sea life and vegetation in the area. My husband and I enjoyed following the plant guides on the nature walk. Our small children obviously loved the turtles, fish, sting rays, etc inside. Lots...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank LEFlem
Reviewed 29 June 2018

We've been going to St. George Island every year for the past 7 years and never stopped here. This year we decided to stop by. It was so neat! I loved the exhibits with all the types of fish/ wildlife. My 13 year old loved...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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SueLori
13 April 2018|
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Response from Littoral1 | Property representative |
Yes, and THANK YOU all for the thoughtful answers. Pets are not allowed in the Nature Center but the Center is only one component of the experience. Most folks are somewhere beyond happy to take a turn in one of the rocking... More
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