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Hobe Sound Nature Center

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Hobe Sound Nature Center

My 9 month old grandson was mesmerized by the fish, snakes and birds. My daughter and I learned a... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2018
Monica C
Hobe Sound, Florida
Another great place for an outing

Here is another wonderful place to go for a fun and interesting outing. Highly recommend it for... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2018
Gary D
Hobe Sound, Florida
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The Hobe Sound Nature Center is a private, non-profit organization, dedicated to environmental awareness and education. The Center is a cooperating association with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and located at the Hobe Sound National Wildlife...more
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13640 SE Federal Hwy, Hobe Sound, FL 33455-3618
+1 772-546-2067
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Reviewed 10 July 2018

My 9 month old grandson was mesmerized by the fish, snakes and birds. My daughter and I learned a great deal of what fish, shells, birds, etc. we have to offer her in Florida. Very educational for all ages.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Monica C
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Here is another wonderful place to go for a fun and interesting outing. Highly recommend it for almost any age. If the can walk they will enjoy the diversity of Nature in this area

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Gary D
Reviewed 12 June 2018

I love this nature center and the people running it! It's very nicely done with many attractive and educational displays that people of all ages can enjoy. I attended one of their spring presentations on a Tuesday night and enjoyed learning more about all of...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Amanda W
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Walkways through native landscape or to the inet coastal waterway. Nature center with reference materials gifts and exhibits.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Tim H
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

Great displays of local animals in for rehabilitation or unreleasable due to injury. Knowledgeable staff who were friendly and excited. Nice little gift shop, too!

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Doug & Michelle P
Reviewed 10 June 2017

We actually got to touch a baby Alligator! Exhibit has snakes, spiders, alligators, turtles, and more. It is very small, but it is also free! Candi was super nice and very informative. Thank you for adding to an already great day!

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank SouthSeaPirate
Reviewed 6 May 2017

This is a small ---in fact very small National Park. Once you get there however you find out how unique it is and because of that its loss would cause great damage to many species. When you walk in the door the first thing you...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Bob K
Reviewed 12 April 2017

My 3 grandchildren 9, 6, 3 all loved the interactive exhibits. They even got to touch a baby gator! They have live animals in their natural habitat that is fascinating to learn about. Even a skunk! Trails of all kinds are available and while there...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank FPGatormom
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

Nice little exhibit and packed with tons of information, well worth the effort to find a parking spot and it's free!

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank High_Miles
Reviewed 21 February 2017

The center is interesting and informative. Friendly staff. You can walk on several different trails. The walk is probably better on cooler days.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank treike
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15 November 2015|
Response from Robert B | Reviewed this property |
There's no fee to use the nature preserve on the Rt.1 to inland waterway division. There is a fee for the beach ($5-6?) and wildlife preserve section on jupiter Island or use a National Park pass or the NP Senior Golden... More
15 November 2015|
Response from skeelovr | Reviewed this property |
It's free, but donations are greatly appreciated.