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South Padre Island Birding and Nature Center
6801 Padre Blvd., South Padre Island, TX
+1 956-761-6801
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Useful Information: Activities for older children
Frisco, Colorado
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
Reviews in 3 cities Reviews in 3 cities
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
“Very Cool”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2013

The walk around was great- a bit long for kids the ages of mine (2 & 6) but really interesting. We saw amazing birds and looked for other wildlife with our binoculars. Great way to spend an hour or so.

Visited May 2012
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Austin, Texas
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62 reviews 62 reviews
27 attraction reviews
Reviews in 18 cities Reviews in 18 cities
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
“SPI nature center-truly lovely”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2013

The nature grounds surrounding the center are lovely and peaceful.
the staff are nice and helpful. Am not a "bird' expert, but loved walking out among the wildlife. The center is tasteful and not "touristy" a great place for yound and old. we walked to it from our hotel

Visited January 2013
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South Padre Island, Texas
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27 reviews 27 reviews
7 attraction reviews
Reviews in 2 cities Reviews in 2 cities
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
“If interested in wildlife, and birds, do not miss.”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2013

We recently went to the Birding Center with Relatives.
We saw more then 40 types of birds, an alligator, and totally enjoyed it.,

Visited July 2012
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Stow, Ohio
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 attraction reviews
Reviews in 7 cities Reviews in 7 cities
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
“Girls 3 day trip”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2013

Volunteers very helpful. We saw many birds and ducks. Good walk before our flight home. We even saw the alligator

Visited December 2012
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Galena, Missouri
Top Contributor
57 reviews 57 reviews
18 attraction reviews
Reviews in 14 cities Reviews in 14 cities
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
“Awesome place to go!!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2013

I went to the Birding and Nature Center last year and have been back several times.
There is such a large variety of birds. It will take you several hours to walk around and see the birds. Every time a get a nice day I go there and walk. .

Visited February 2012
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