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Lichterman Nature Center

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5992 Quince Road, Memphis, TN 38119
+1 901-767-7322
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Great nature museum

This is a great place to take the the kids to learn about nature and the outdoors. Many interesting... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
k w
Memphis, Tennessee
A pleasant surprise in the city

My husband and I came here with our infant one spring day. Some of the exhibits were closed and... read more

Reviewed May 10, 2017
Melanie D
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5992 Quince Road, Memphis, TN 38119
+1 901-767-7322
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a great place to take the the kids to learn about nature and the outdoors. Many interesting exhibits and activities for kids of every age.

Thank k w
Reviewed May 10, 2017

My husband and I came here with our infant one spring day. Some of the exhibits were closed and there wasn't a lot to see but it was so quiet and beautiful. We loved the pond with all the magnolias and the gorgeous path among...More

1  Thank Melanie D
Reviewed April 30, 2017

Some of you may know of the hidden gem of Lichterman in East Memphis, some do not. It is possible to get away to a pleasant day amongst natural surrounding - and still be in Memphis. Amazing. My wife and I had been wanting to...More

2  Thank David E
Reviewed July 9, 2016

we took our 3 grand kids and they loved it, lots of space to explore, be sure you visit the backyard wildlife center, lots of live, fun animals.

1  Thank Paul W
Reviewed April 2, 2016

Many years ago this was a family retreat outside town. Now it's right in the middle; however, the peaceful nature has been preserved. Great place for families and children to learn about nature.

1  Thank Pat B
Reviewed March 21, 2016

Lichterman Nature Center is one of the better nature centers I have visited with interesting displays, educational opportunities and beautiful settings.

1  Thank ArkansasMinister
Reviewed December 28, 2015

This place is excellent if you a lover of nature. They have so many things to see. I think you can even have a wedding here.

1  Thank Lenny B
Reviewed October 29, 2015

Attended a family member's wedding here. Bar and dancing in the pavilion, and dining in the nature center building. Perfect for a fall wedding! Can't wait to return to browse the grounds at leisure. A real gem.

1  Thank JeanSaintLouisMO
Reviewed July 3, 2015

We really enjoy taking our Grandkids to the Nature Center. It is a wonderful place for them to not only observe but, to learn about all things nature. The small, quiet atmosphere encourages them to actively participate in the many activities that are available to...More

2  Thank Richard F
Reviewed January 17, 2015

Lichterman Nature Center is a lovely oasis of quiet and beauty in the heart of a big city. The best times to visit are when it's not too hot and not too cold. Spring and autumn are beautiful seasons in Memphis, so this is a...More

1  Thank HappyHiker88
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