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Center for the Urban River at Beczak

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Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Very cool learning facility for young children

While it has been a while since I've taken my young ones... the location is awesome for learning... read more

Reviewed December 22, 2017
Ugo C
Educational

We stopped at the center on a rainy day and were pleasantly surprised. It an excellent resource... read more

Reviewed April 2, 2017
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Dec 22, 2017
“Very cool learning facility for young children”
Apr 2, 2017
“Educational”
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The Center for the Urban River at Beczak provides high quality environmental education programs for the local community, is a regional hub for research and monitoring focused on Hudson River, and serves as a welcoming community space for a variety...more
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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35 Alexander St, Yonkers, NY 10701-2714
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+1 914-377-1900
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Reviewed December 22, 2017

While it has been a while since I've taken my young ones... the location is awesome for learning about the local Hudson Valley Area. Con Ed is a firm sponsor that makes it happen. Definitely a great way to spend a few hours for your...More

Date of experience: January 2017
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Reviewed April 2, 2017

We stopped at the center on a rainy day and were pleasantly surprised. It an excellent resource for environmental education and hands on experience. I would love to go back and take part on their programs!

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed February 23, 2017

Stop in here ad learn about the local environment, history, wildlife - a very enjoyable place. Staff is friendly and helpful.

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed July 23, 2016

I have been bringing my children here for the family activities for four years. My son still talks about one instructor "Tina" from three or four years ago. The staff go that extra mile to make sure everyone feels included and takes home a memorable...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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