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Remington Nature Center

Address: 1502 MacArthur Drive, Saint Joseph, MO 64505
Phone Number: 816-271-5499
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Ranked #5 of 25 Attractions in Saint Joseph
Type: Museums
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Owner description: Overlooking the Missouri River, this center caters to history and nature buffs alike. Peer into a 7,000-gallon freshwater aquarium; explore the history of the St. Joseph area; stand trunk to nose with a woolly mammoth replica. See our website for a complete listing of activities, sights and adventures.

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Saint Joseph, Missouri, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014 NEW

Love taking my dogs for a walk at the nature center. The pathways are beautiful and its nice walking along the river.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014 NEW via mobile

Wonderful,hands-on place for kids of all ages to explore past history and the animals around them. We enjoyed the experience and everyone was helpful.

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Washington, DC
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32 reviews 32 reviews
13 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

I'm a nature buff so I always enjoy being outdoors, and as a teacher, I like learning more about our natural world.

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Saint Joseph, Missouri, United States
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22 reviews 22 reviews
6 attraction reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

The wooly mammoth is very impressive; also the aquarium and local wildlife displays. The interactive displays have some fun activities for kids.

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Saint Joseph, Missouri
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Very nice exhibits, with setting right on the Missouri River. The Bear is really Big! Loved the displays in reference to the area around St Joseph

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Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
8 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Visited the Nature Center with my younger kiddos. The lady at the front told my kids about a scavenger hunt. They had to find 12 yellow sunflowers through out the center, some of them were really difficult to find but the staff was helpful and pointed us in the right direction. We had an awesome time and it is a... More

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Des Moines, Iowa
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Our family of five has been to the Remington Nature Center twice, and really enjoyed both of our trips there. This facility doesn't seem to receive the same amount of promotion as some of the other museums/attractions in Saint Joseph, but it's fairly new, quite clean, and great for kids. There are live fish, bees, and birds to observe, as... More

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Fun short hiking and biking trail. Interesting museum. Exhibits were well done. Very worthwhile stop.

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Saint Joseph, Missouri
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86 reviews 86 reviews
21 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

the museum exhibits are spectacular and housed in a very new, beautiful building right next to the Missouri river and the river walkway. you learn a lot about the history of this part of Missouri and the animal life.

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Maryville, Missouri
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18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

This place is a newer attraction to St. Joseph with a lot to see and do. Great displays throughout the place. Timeline of St. Joseph walk thru is pretty interesting with a lot of locally donated items. Rocks/ Artifacts exhibit shows a lot of different forms of rocks and Indian artifacts found in the area. Nice size aquarium located next... More

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