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Address: 10 Woodside Lane, Westport, CT 06881
Phone Number: 203 227 7253
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Amazing for all ages

Acres of trails, education programs, hands on exhibits, live animals and dedication to the environment .

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 12, 2015
Robalo98
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Westport, Connecticut
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Westport, Connecticut
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

Acres of trails, education programs, hands on exhibits, live animals and dedication to the environment .

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Connecticut
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

Have been many times. With kids I babysat and my grandson. Have always wished that the animal supply was more plentiful. But to their credit they are constantly improving. Also like walking the trails.

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Westport, Connecticut
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Seeing wildlife of the area that have become ambassador's because after rehabilitation they cannot be released.

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Ridgefield, CT
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541 reviews 541 reviews
304 attraction reviews
350 helpful votes 350 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2013

We attended a special viewing of the documentary "Gasland 2" at Earthplace. It was the first time that we ever heard of this wonderful natural spot in Westport. The programs they present focus on the environment and nature. The one we attended holds a special interest for us. We entered into the building and saw one of the most beautiful... More 

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Westport, CT
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34 reviews 34 reviews
4 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

Earthplace is just a great place to drop into for a weekend hike coupled with some lessons on nature. The indoor space is really good for younger kids - and the trails outside are perfect for burning off a little energy!

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Westport CT
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

We are privileged to have this wonderful place around the corner from our home. A little getaway from the daily routine and nice paths to walk on to visit nature and animals. We have also acquired their help with injured wildlife in the past. Nice walk to and through their trails many times. Recommended for everyone!

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2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2012

Animals and great play areas and exhibits. Also, a playground and decent hiking trails. Perfect for kids!

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Southport CT
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142 reviews 142 reviews
51 attraction reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2012

Great facility for westport and neighboring towns. Changing exhibits, natures trails, great summer camps after after school activites

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Alexandria, Virginia
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134 reviews 134 reviews
45 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2012

So impressed that Earthplace has 62 acres of open space and 2 miles of lovely walking trails. We loved seeing the birds of prey that are part of the permanent collection of injured birds. On the weekends it has a great playground for young children as well.

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westport
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64 reviews 64 reviews
18 attraction reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2012

Kids love the animal rescue enclosures, the playground, and the great activities and displays in the main building. But the best regenerative thing you can do is take a nice little hike through the woods.

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