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The Loxahatchee River Center

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Address: Jupiter, FL
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great for kids

The LRC is a great place to visit with children. We took our 4 and 7 yo and had a lovely visit. There are a number of large fish tanks with regional wildlife, interactive exhibits... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 12, 2015
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Montgomery Village, Maryland, United States
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Montgomery Village, Maryland, United States
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

The LRC is a great place to visit with children. We took our 4 and 7 yo and had a lovely visit. There are a number of large fish tanks with regional wildlife, interactive exhibits and a touch tank for the children to hold some sea creatures. Check the website for activities, such as Thursday morning story time and coffee,... More 

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Long Island
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36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

Canoeing, camping, paddle boarding. The park has hundreds of acres of well preserved rivers and forest. You can take a boat tour, which is what I did, and go to a remote campground from decades ago. Or you can rent Kayaks, like my wife did, and paddle around the small inlets. Cool to do. Once.

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Bethalto
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45 attraction reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

Cypress trees along the banks were magnificent. No gator sightings thank goodness, but we were warned to wath out for. Very small place, but lots of history and artifacts...must see

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Jupiter, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Really cool fish tank displays of local fish, fresh and salt water. Lots of history and artifacts of the Jupiter area.

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Richmond
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55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

Liked what they had on display. The staff was very informative and the displays were great. I learned about a couple of species that I was sorely lacking with information on. Wish there was more to see. The site is rather small

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Jarrettsville, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

Excellent Tour, friendly and courteous tour guide. Knowledgeable or the area in the past and now. I would take this tour again without question

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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56 reviews 56 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

So interesting. The work these professionals do is amazing. Highly recommend this attraction for all ages.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

It's really quite beauitful with the knotted Cyprus coming thru the river banks. We really didn't see much wildlife but our guest really liked. Warnings of gators, but not a sighting or sign to report. The outfitters have the general appearance & hygiene of "Swamp People" on the History Channel.. Not real eager to be for telling with tips or... More 

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Palm Beach Gardens, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

The Loxahatchee River Center is an amazing place to bring your whole family to see all different types of fish starting from freshwater to saltwater they have a amazing touch tank in the back. I definitely recommend it.

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Atlantic City, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

The river center located in Burt Reynolds park in Juiter Florida is a delightful surprise and a must see if you are in the area. I knew it was there but never ventured over to check it out but did the other day and it was the best. Beautiful tanks with a variety of fish, turtles and other sea creatures... More 

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