We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Star Eco Station

Features Animals
Review Highlights
Exotic animal rescue

This is an odd little rescue place, but fun to visit, and way better than a zoo. Star is basically... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
DonnaSPDX
,
Portland, Oregon
Rescued animals, but they need more space

Eco Station is doing important work by housing and caring for dozens of wild animals that needed... read more

Reviewed September 3, 2018
ESAPorter
,
NYC
via mobile
Read all 17 reviews
4
All photos (4)
Full view
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good47%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
About
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
62°
46°
Jan
61°
46°
Feb
61°
47°
Mar
Contact
10101 Jefferson Blvd, Culver City, CA 90232-3509
Website
+1 310-842-8060
Call
Improve This Listing
Reviews (17)
Filter reviews
17 results
Traveler rating
8
8
1
0
0
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
8
8
1
0
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviews exotic animals this place rocks animal rescue all ages zoo rescues bobcat pets legally rescued confiscated enclosures wild
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 17 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is an odd little rescue place, but fun to visit, and way better than a zoo. Star is basically a rescue for exotic animals. They get their animals when they are surrendered by owners, confiscated by fish and wildlife or border patrol. or from...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank DonnaSPDX
Reviewed September 3, 2018 via mobile

Eco Station is doing important work by housing and caring for dozens of wild animals that needed homes and couldn’t be rehabilitated in the wild, ranging from a lynx and red fox to many macaws and cockatoos, fish and many, many reptiles. The animals really...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank ESAPorter
Reviewed February 17, 2018

So I'm not just saying this because I used to teach for this company, but this place rocks!!! If you like to learn up close about the wonders of life great and small, this is the place to go! It's intimate and the people are...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Dar37
Reviewed September 7, 2017

As the description at their site, they are "an environmental science museum, an exotic wildlife rescue center, and a haven for endangered and illegally-trafficked exotic animals confiscated by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service". There are guided visits where you learn the story of how...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank l g
Reviewed July 17, 2017

This is such a fun place! The 1st time my then 3 year old visited, he was literally talking about this place for weeks! You get a guided tour through the facility, they tell you about the animals (and may even let you touch a...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank MayaD888
Reviewed July 10, 2017

We brought two little kids here and they had a good time. It's a wholesome activity for families. Adults on their own would be disappointed.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank roxskin
Reviewed March 7, 2017 via mobile

This location is dedicated to educating the public about the ecosystems in the city. While it does have a number of animals and reptiles, there are several areas that provide information about saving our environment and protecting the ecosystems. This includes efforts to clean up...More

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank Genny D
Reviewed July 8, 2016 via mobile

Just came back from a visit with a group of 19 students, an offering different than any zoo/ animals situation. The guide was the most entertaining and with a serious understanding of his wild bunch! We visited with students of all ages and for the...More

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank Voyage8082
Reviewed June 14, 2016 via mobile

This was an amazing tour to be able to see how they rescue animals that would otherwise not survive. We got to see dancing birds, a playful bobcat and learn about so many different animals. The center also is used to educate underprivileged children and...More

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank loripaolino
Reviewed May 20, 2016

Great way to spend an hour and a half with young children to educate them about small animals - mainly reptiles, fish and birds, who have been rescued from the authorities or people who owned them illegally or no longer want them. Very educational and...More

Date of experience: March 2016
1  Thank Tracy D
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 9 nearby hotels
Palihotel Culver City
8 reviews
.74 miles away
The Culver Hotel
318 reviews
.82 miles away
Travelodge by Wyndham Culver City
579 reviews
1.39 miles away
Half Moon Motel
45 reviews
1.42 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 362 nearby restaurants
Meet in Paris
192 reviews
.75 miles away
Cafe Vida
55 reviews
.74 miles away
Rush Street
125 reviews
.78 miles away
Jackson Market
30 reviews
.53 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 42 nearby attractions
The Wende Museum of the Cold War
145 reviews
.82 miles away
Museum of Jurassic Technology
202 reviews
.95 miles away
Culver City Park
24 reviews
.29 miles away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Kathleen P
July 23, 2017|
Answer
Response from roxskin | Reviewed this property |
Yes, adults $8 and children $6.
1
Vote
loreneg16
June 12, 2016|
Answer
Response from roxskin | Reviewed this property |
Go to website!
0
Votes