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Address: 1420 Taughannock Blvd, Ithaca, NY 14850
Phone Number: (607) 273-6260
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giant treehouse

The nature center has been under going some renovations and is looking great! We only went for the giant treehouse which is the reason for the 4 green dots. It is hours of fun for... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 25, 2015
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Stormville, New York
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Stormville, New York
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54 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

The nature center has been under going some renovations and is looking great! We only went for the giant treehouse which is the reason for the 4 green dots. It is hours of fun for the kids and adults. A short, not treacherous walk from the main building and there you are, a 3 story treehouse overlooking a gorge! Great... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

After spending some time at the lake and some activities decided to visit the nature center. It turned out to be a disappointment.

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Short Hills, New Jersey
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

Budget some time to walk to the lower falls. It is breathtakingly beautiful and looks how a child would draw a waterfall. It is perfect. The walk is flat and round trip would take no more than an hour and a half.

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Peckville
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Not really that much to see there; however, if you walk the short walking trail, you will see a most unique tree house built by students from Ithaca High School and you are able to walk in and climb to the top!

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Philadelphia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

Interesting nature center. Bring the kids they will love the animals and 5 story treehouse. There is a beautiful meadow walk for those that don't care to play in the treehouse. The staff is very friendly and eager to please.

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Vestal, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

A great place to take your kids if they love treehouses! There is a HUGE tree house here that you can all climb around in and explore! It is in a beautiful location and the indoor/outdoor animal exhibits are an added bonus!

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New York
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

We stopped with 2 teens just to have something to do while we were in Ithaca area.I don't remember the entrance fee, but it was not inexpensive for what was there. It may have been $14 or $15 with a Triple-A card for 2 adults and 2 teens, but it was worth more like perhaps $3 each at most. There... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

Wow! I wrongly assumed the treehouse was free to visitors just walking the grounds, my family was there for about a half of an hour and we were charged $28 ! My suggestion would be to have a family price or per car , for now we won't be returning , my children did enjoy the treehouse!

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Ithaca, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Experience nature "hands-on" at CNC. They have great events and ongoing programs for kids and families. Wonderful and knowledgeable volunteers keep most of it going. Definitely worth a visit while you're in Finger Lakes country.

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Allentown, PA
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 141 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

We had read information about this nature center and were excited to visit it, but the info that we had read about the Center was definitely not what we experienced there. I guess that all non-profits are having problems right now, but the Center surely reflected that issue. We have visited many non-profit sites in the past year or so,... More 

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Additional Information about Cayuga Nature Center

Address: 1420 Taughannock Blvd, Ithaca, NY 14850
Phone Number: (607) 273-6260
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Ithaca
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Monday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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