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Martin Park Nature Center

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Address: 5000 W Memorial Rd, Oklahoma City, OK 73142-2099
Phone Number: 405 755 0676
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Wed - Sun 9:00 am - 6:00 pm

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Great Family Day Outing

Hidden jewel in OKC!! If you are looking for a fun outdoor activity you need to visit this place. There is a playground area, several different nature trails, a big creek area... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Michelle F
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Hidden jewel in OKC!! If you are looking for a fun outdoor activity you need to visit this place. There is a playground area, several different nature trails, a big creek area that you can climb all over. Plus there is signage explaining things you are seeing, so it's educational as well.

Thank Michelle F
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 16, 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed the playground, the visitors center, and a nature walk while visiting. The trail wasn't stroller friendly (maybe if you had one with big wheels?), but otherwise we really enjoyed it.

Thank Gina G
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 10, 2016 via mobile

We have been to Martin Nature several times. We enjoy walking the trails, enjoying the wildlife and beauty. There are a few other bridges, several "look-outs" and a fascinating little nature building loaded with education for the young and old. If you haven't been, GO!

Thank Firefly1423
Oklahoma City
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34 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 7, 2016

My favorite place for a nearby hike. If you go, leave your dog behind (no dogs allowed), there is lots of other wildlife including turtles, ducks, geese, and even a view-able beehive! Martin Nature Park has a lot of seasonal events for the kiddos. All of this for free!

Thank Laura T
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 24, 2016

Great place to take the kids or to contemplate life questions. Great walking and learning. Great photo opportunities. Look at the macro to have unique shots.

Thank okc77
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2016

I love this place. One can wander the quiet trails and observe nature during any season. I especially love seeing Spring Creek where it meanders through the park. You can see many birds, deer, and other wildlife, as well as wild flowers and trees in abundance. It is a great place to take your family or go alone.

Thank Valerie B
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 2, 2016

This hidden oasis right off of Memorial Rd. is a wonderful place for a walk any time of year. Fireflies are the stars right now, and even the most dedicated of the concrete jungle will be surprised how calming it's canopy can be (the trees).

Thank suzziizz7321
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 26, 2016 via mobile

This is right by Mercy Hospital complex. Quite a few nice hotels quite near, lots of very good eating places and a shopping district. Amazing this area has been preserved. I used to bring my son here when he was little (he's grown with his own kids now). We always had a fun time and very little $ required. A... More 

Thank dee0kc
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 24, 2016

The nature center is informative. The trails are short enough for kids to enjoy from about age 4. I have pushed a large wheeled stroller on the trials as well. There are usually lots of turtles, squirrels, prairie dogs, and fish to see.

Thank kellyinoklahoma
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270 reviews
127 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 22, 2016

This is a really lovely park in Oklahoma City with a great play area, ample shade, a forest where children can play and build forts from branches, several walking trails and an indoor nature center. The nature center is small, but air conditioned and has restrooms. The center has several animals inside and sometimes hosts educational events for families and... More 

Thank DukeOKC

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