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Long Branch Nature Center

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Long Branch is worth a long march

Peaceful sanctuary close to town, great for imparting the love of nature to young children... read more

Reviewed December 3, 2018
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Long Branch Nature Center

A great little park. A nice small center with snakes and turtles. A nice walking trail along a... read more

Reviewed July 9, 2018
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Dec 3, 2018
“Long Branch is worth a long march”
Jul 9, 2018
“Long Branch Nature Center”
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625 S Carlin Springs Rd, Arlington, VA 22204-1000
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Reviewed December 3, 2018 via mobile

Peaceful sanctuary close to town, great for imparting the love of nature to young children. Educational too, with animals.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank LamN_12
Reviewed July 9, 2018

A great little park. A nice small center with snakes and turtles. A nice walking trail along a creek.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank PatH1957
Reviewed May 23, 2018

They have a nice nature center with snakes and turtles. It is a fun place for kids, although for adults, it’s not that great. But hey, it’s free.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed January 20, 2018

My best furry friend loves our walks here. Not too long, and good paths to keep us clean when wet or muddy.

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed December 9, 2017

A nice nature center tugging in the valley behind homes with concrete and dirt path for local families to enjoy the area year round. A Four Mile creek runs through the park and the center. Nice place to walk around with kids and dogs. It...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Prawet J
Reviewed August 19, 2017 via mobile

My daughter and I visited recently to check out the pond and stream. It's a beautiful, shady park that's comfortable even on a hot, sunny day. We saw a very large frog and several turtles in the pond.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank SDHS1990
Reviewed November 11, 2016

The Nature Center itself doesn't have a lot of exhibits, but the Center has activities for all ages, including pre-school. There is a large room for classes and events. Out back in a large cage is a red headed vulture. Out front they have bird...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank cfuller603
Reviewed June 1, 2016

Great way for the kids to burn off some energy and get some outdoor time. The Nature Center itself has great exhibits and is quite informational.

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank JMJ123abc
Reviewed December 8, 2015

This is a beautiful series of easy walking trails culminated by a little building housing interesting nature exhibits. Great for kids.

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank Leslie1957
Reviewed September 4, 2014

Nestled behind the Virginia Hospital Center and Medical Building, this center is accessible by car of by foot or bike as it borders the WO&D trail. A small, but interesting exhibit center is home to a variety of natural life from the area with snakes...More

Date of experience: September 2014
Thank jeffl499
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