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5 Rivers - Alabama's Delta Resource Center

Closed Now: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Great for education.

This place is a great asset to the community. Very educational and I highly recommend it for... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jim H
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Macon, Georgia
via mobile
Nice place for a picnic

Good trails for short walks. Access to the river but not great views because of the tall marsh... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
OddEater
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Fairhope, Alabama
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“live animals”(8 reviews)
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Where the Mobile, Spanish, Tensaw, Apalachee and Blakeley rivers flow into Mobile Bay stands an incredible facility for outdoor recreation, conservation and land stewardship in Alabama: 5 Rivers. It's the ultimate place to begin your adventure into...more
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30945 Five Rivers Blvd, Spanish Fort, AL 36527-9326
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+1 251-625-0814
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is a great asset to the community. Very educational and I highly recommend it for children and those that want to learn about Alabama wildlife.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Jim H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good trails for short walks. Access to the river but not great views because of the tall marsh grass. Gift shop has lots of animal themed items but a bit pricey. Nature center small, a bit dated, but interesting.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank OddEater
Reviewed November 1, 2018

Had a great time riding our bicycles around this great place. The center has walking trails you can ride your bike on, and a great museum. We were going to take the swamp safari, but left early due to the hurricane coming in. Almost ran...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Gene S
Reviewed October 9, 2018

5 Rivers Is a great place to go , I have been many times and never had a bad experience. The annual expo is the best.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Jeanie L
Reviewed October 8, 2018

Since it was free we expected very little. Surprise when we saw how much was offered. The movie on butterflies was outstanding. The only drawback was the limited amount of live exhibits. The area was well though out and the many exhibits was outstanding. DID...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Gonzalo F
Reviewed August 22, 2018

This is a really cool place to visit. They have a neat little gift shop and the staff was very friendly and helpful. The museum was really neat with quite a few stuffed animals and some live animals to check out. My nephews really enjoyed...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank cmorlace
Reviewed August 19, 2018

I love this place. You can explore the museum/information they have available, launch your own kayak, etc. etc. It's a beautiful place, with a friendly staff who knows so much.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Stephanie R
Reviewed July 13, 2018 via mobile

I was here for a meeting and got to enjoy the nature center and some great views while I was there! I'd love to go back with more time to visit everything it offers! Stop by if you're in the area!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank tracynmo
Reviewed July 4, 2018 via mobile

Informative display with both stuffed and live specimens. Live specimens limited to fish and reptiles. Stuffed range from raccoons to buffalo. There is an excellent dining hall and theater that can be reserved for events. Tours of the delta and bay available.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank donaldw800
Reviewed June 19, 2018

We saw a lot of wildlife on our tour. I have taken it with family and as a school field trip. Enjoyed it both times.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank JenniferS36446
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