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Eddie V. Gray Wetlands Center

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Baytown, Tx

HISTORY The Wetlands Center, located on the banks of Goose Creek, opened on January 26, 1998. Eddie... read more

Reviewed September 24, 2018
Houston, Texas
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Short visit on low budget - snakes - snakes- more snakes

They don't charge admission but rely on donations. This was very interesting and a lot of snakes... read more

Reviewed May 30, 2018
Baytown, Texas
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Reviewed September 24, 2018 via mobile

HISTORY The Wetlands Center, located on the banks of Goose Creek, opened on January 26, 1998. Eddie Gray, a member of the Goose Creek Stream Greenbelt Development Committee, sought the committee’s permission to purchase an abandoned bowling alley and turn it into a wetlands center....More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed May 30, 2018

They don't charge admission but rely on donations. This was very interesting and a lot of snakes, but still fun to go to just to say you have been there. May go again.

Date of experience: May 2018
Reviewed March 8, 2018

We enjoyed this nature center while in the local area. It had a few live animals such as turtles, crocodiles, and snakes set up in great displays. It wasn't overly large but a fun place for families to visit. The bird display was great to...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed September 6, 2017

The Eddie V. gray Wetlands Center is a great place to go. It is ideal for families. Good place to get the kids outside. Bring a lunch and a cooler of drinks. Plan to spend the afternoon. Also bring sunscreen.

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed June 23, 2017

Went with my son's field trip (10-12 year-olds) and the the kids and adults had a great time. The building itself is very unassuming but once the activities started I was impressed. The combination of nature talks and hands-on experiences kept the kids busy and...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed June 21, 2017

Went with a Volunteer Group from Jessie Jones Park in order to learn about the Wetland environment and obtain required education hours for Texas Master Naturalist Certification. The exhibit is very well done...both fun and educational.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Tim F
Reviewed June 18, 2017

This place is a hidden gem in Baytown, Tx. They are super easy and inexpensive to book through. Large room with tables and chairs available for a party. Guided tour of site by very knowledgeable/energetic guide. Had structured/safe animal encounters with bearded lizard, ball python,...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed May 22, 2017

This was a scout field trip. They offered a badge workshop for scout groups. They have a variety of workshops and rooms for all ages. While we were waiting in the lobby, some of our older scouts were invited to their lab area. They had...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Joni1955
Reviewed April 19, 2017

Great exhibits to educate people about their surrounding wetlands area. Staff is very knowledgeable. I loved my experience taking a class to this center as a substitute teacher.

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Maggie K
Reviewed November 16, 2016

The staff was amazingly knowledgeable and full of fun. We learned lots without focusing on learning.

Date of experience: September 2016
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Response from Anita N | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, didn't really noticed. But the City Health Department are sticklers about cleaned faculties, so I would imagine so.