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Riverside Nature Center

150 Francisco Lemos St S, Kerrville, TX 78028-5211
+1 830-257-4837
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Come in the springtime

Spring time is the best time to visit the Nature Center. I went to a plant sale then and though I... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Kerrville, Texas
Local flora, fauna and history

Pretty nifty nature center dedicated the hill country flora, fauna and wildlife. Also covers local... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2017
Kenneth M
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Natural history center.
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good43%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“native plants” (10 reviews)
“the river” (21 reviews)
“hill country” (9 reviews)
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150 Francisco Lemos St S, Kerrville, TX 78028-5211
+1 830-257-4837
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Spring time is the best time to visit the Nature Center. I went to a plant sale then and though I did not buy anything the visit to the gardens while I was there where almost everything was in bloom. Besides the gardens, they have...More

Thank kelika14
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Pretty nifty nature center dedicated the hill country flora, fauna and wildlife. Also covers local geology and archeology. Great for families, gardeners and visitors to the area.

Thank Kenneth M
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Ever wonder about distant rains causing flooding in a far away place where the sun is shining? There's an excellent display of the entire south Texas area we live in. When our passionate host poured in the water we could watch all the impact it...More

Thank Gary W
Reviewed 7 May 2017

I had come to Texas to see the wildflowers and this was the perfect place for a non Texan to learn about native plants and wildlife in the area. Located near the confluence of Town Creek and the Guadalupe River with huge bald cypress (one...More

1  Thank Joan W
Reviewed 19 April 2017

The Riverside Nature Center is a great place to learn about plants and nature in our Kerrville area. The center has gardens full of plants to view. It has a library of interesting books. There are always exhibits to view inside. And it is a...More

Thank Cowgirl10_10
Reviewed 15 April 2017

We came across this while passing by and was very pleased. It's worth the stop to stroll along the river. Very family friendly.

Thank Maryann D
Reviewed 23 February 2017

what a great gift to our community. I really love the nature walk and the many programs offered here.

Thank Steve S
Reviewed 19 February 2017

Great little nature center. The staff were great, and really did a good job educating the kids on local history and the watershed.

Thank jordan t
Reviewed 20 January 2017

I took my kids here for something to do as Kerrville is highly lacking in family activities and it was a nice, well kept "nature center" with mainly retirees staffing it and they weren't terribly helpful, nor was there really anything to do. We were...More

Thank kcctraveler
Reviewed 31 October 2016

Just about every small town has a nature center--this is one of the best. No glitz, no glamour; just a great place to enjoy a variety of native plants and learn about them as well. The vast majority of the staff consists of volunteers; they're...More

1  Thank Doctor_Possum
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