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Apalachicola National Estuarine Research Reserve

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Educational and fun for kids of all ages!

This is a free and comprehensive exhibit about the Apalachicola Estuary. Nature Center and nature... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Dagmar C
Florida Panhandle, Florida
Beautiful and educational

We've passed the Nerr numerous times. I am so glad we stopped this time. Their walkways are well... read more

Reviewed August 20, 2018
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108 Island Dr, Eastpoint, FL 32328-3218
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a free and comprehensive exhibit about the Apalachicola Estuary. Nature Center and nature trails, really appealing to every age broup.

Thank Dagmar C
Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

We've passed the Nerr numerous times. I am so glad we stopped this time. Their walkways are well maintained and offer nice views. The exhibits are well done and informative. Although it's free, it's definitely worth contributing to their donation box

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Reviewed July 27, 2018 via mobile

Stoped by for turtle time presentation. It was great the young intern kept everyone’s attention and afterwards we toured the center.

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Reviewed July 26, 2018 via mobile

Great way to become a bit more educated about the beautiful area! There is no entrance fee. You’ll enjoy a movie, small exhibit area and walking on the beautiful outdoor boardwalk.

Thank TigerCarol
Reviewed July 25, 2018 via mobile

I brought 30 teacher friends for a visit as part of our study of the Chattahoochee-Flint River Watershed. This is a great place to learn about the estuary and it’s importance to the global economy. Try to catch the Turtle Talk at 2pm to learn...More

Thank Donald W
Reviewed July 24, 2018

To start with it's free, which is great for families with limited funds to spend on attractions. They have several exhibits that explain the area and waters around the bay. They have a very nice boardwalk trail that is easily walked. Just be sure to...More

Thank ken s
Reviewed July 23, 2018

This is a great place to take the family and spend some time. If it's raining (or really hot/cold), you can stay inside and enjoy the exhibits, if it's nice out, you can walk the nature trails too. Free to visit, but think about making...More

Thank WynneE3
Reviewed July 9, 2018

What a wonderful place to visit. No charge and plenty of parking. Very Educational inside and out. Elevator to take you upstairs from outside if needed. Trails outside full of information about trees and plant life. Inside small aquariums that are full of sea life....More

Thank dakotageorgia
Reviewed July 3, 2018

This is a good spot to learn about some of the local sea life and vegetation in the area. My husband and I enjoyed following the plant guides on the nature walk. Our small children obviously loved the turtles, fish, sting rays, etc inside. Lots...More

Thank LEFlem
Reviewed June 29, 2018

We've been going to St. George Island every year for the past 7 years and never stopped here. This year we decided to stop by. It was so neat! I loved the exhibits with all the types of fish/ wildlife. My 13 year old loved...More

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Response from Littoral1 | Property representative |
Yes, and THANK YOU all for the thoughtful answers. Pets are not allowed in the Nature Center but the Center is only one component of the experience. Most folks are somewhere beyond happy to take a turn in one of the rocking... More