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Gwinnett Environmental & Heritage Center

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Address: 2020 Cleanwater Dr, Buford, GA 30519-5708
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+1 770-904-3500
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9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Mon - Sat 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

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Great Indoor Activity for All

I recently took my two grandsons (6 and 18 mos.) to the center primarily for the Abracadabra Magic exhibit. However, there was also a water exhibit that also fun and educational... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
poncedeleon2016
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Lilburn, Georgia

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Lilburn, Georgia
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8 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I recently took my two grandsons (6 and 18 mos.) to the center primarily for the Abracadabra Magic exhibit. However, there was also a water exhibit that also fun and educational. The water exhibit has some great stations that demonstrated, water filtering (complete with the smells of pretreated water), water pressure - push a button to raise a bucket of... More 

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Thank poncedeleon2016
Chicago, Illinois
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38 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 28, 2016

I live a few miles from this and it took me years to know it was there. Really great paths and trails.

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Thank cyfan2000
Dacula, GA
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126 reviews
40 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 21, 2016

Either as a family or with a class, this makes for a great day of being indoors and out. The trails are well marked, the displays are good, and the ropes course looks interesting. They have ziplining, too! My son loves it here!

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Thank emalday68
Buford, Georgia
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19 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2016

The Heritage Center is surrounded with many trails, zip lining, picnic tables, and inside awaits many informable attractions!

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Thank billyloco
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016 via mobile

If you love the outdoors and looking for a great park to do team building activities or just to take a leisurely stroll through the woods while you listen to nature and the light crashing sounds of water, this is the place to go. It's perfect for destination weddings, birthday parties and other celebratory events.

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atlanta
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141 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 2, 2016

Great indoor nature learning center, wonderful event venue and a great ropes course in this hidden county owned gem, must see and visit this place!

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Lawrenceville, GA
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 30, 2016

This is a great place for families or individuals to enjoy the environment and learn more about this unique area.

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USA
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306 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 113 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016

Lots of GREAT information and learning going on here! We like taking visitors with kids here. Lots of room to also stretch out and walk on trails...the pond right by the front door has turtles and fish in it so you can show the smallest of children 'wildlife'! :) The staff is always friendly & informative - while walking down... More 

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Thank pebbleskip
Georgia
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30 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 25, 2016

We've been coming here for over 2 years and their homeschool programs are the best, bar none. Check it out.

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Buford, Georgia
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10 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 5, 2016

My family and I really enjoy walking and biking the trails the Heritage Center has to offer. We frequent this location when time permits.

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