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Address: 301 Grove Street, Lynchburg, VA 24501
Phone Number: 434 455 5828
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Fri 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Sat 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

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Free exibit on bee keeping

I liked taking my toddler there for a free exibit on bee keeping. We liked the iguana which was pretty much the largest animal there. The staff person spent a good bit of time... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 26, 2012
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

Admission was free, the only place to take kids to see live animals in Lynchburg. Combined with a trip to the market, makes for a nice Saturday afternoon!

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Evington, VA
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38 reviews 38 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

Seeing all the animals that they have here are great. I LOVED the flying squirrel. I had never seen one before.

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Lynchburg, Virginia
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26 reviews 26 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2012

As this is a free exhibit don't expect over the top stuff, but they definitely have plenty of cool and educational things. I had my son's birthday party there in march and everyone loved it and it was very well done. They even provide the cake as well as some goodie bags and decorations. You have two themes to choose... More 

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virginia
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28 reviews 28 reviews
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2012

I liked taking my toddler there for a free exibit on bee keeping. We liked the iguana which was pretty much the largest animal there. The staff person spent a good bit of time answering my questions and allowing my child to touch things. The snakes, spiders,the guini pig and the squirl were memorable too. There are lots or educational... More 

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jkoldtown
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32 reviews 32 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2012

Very small, few creatures, didn't get to see the bigger ones...fine for young kids, 3-4, thankfully was only $1-$2. But not really too special.

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