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San Angelo Nature Center

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Lots Of Fun

I really liked going here and learning about the animals in the area. There is always someone handy... read more

Reviewed January 15, 2019
San Angelo, Texas
Great for kids of all ages.

We visited on a day when the admission was free, so there were lots of families. Volunteers were... read more

Reviewed October 2, 2017
San Antonio, Texas
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  • Terrible0%
Jan 15, 2019
“Lots Of Fun”
Oct 3, 2017
“Very Nice, Very Small”
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7409 Knickerbocker Rd, San Angelo, TX 76904-7885
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Reviewed January 15, 2019

I really liked going here and learning about the animals in the area. There is always someone handy to answer questions and tell you all you want to know about the animals. Great place for kids.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Mikkiw69
Reviewed October 3, 2017

We went out hoping to do a little hike. There are no trails. This place is like a mini zoo with animals and reptiles in cages. Great for small children but not much else. Takes less than an hour to see everything.

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank JBWeld
Reviewed October 2, 2017

We visited on a day when the admission was free, so there were lots of families. Volunteers were taking some of the critters out of their cages so that we could pet them. It was fun, and the staff was very informative and friendly It's...More

Date of experience: September 2017
2  Thank b00kw0rm57
Reviewed September 23, 2017

visited with my kid and wife . nice place with animals and it was the animals lunch time. They gave us the chance to give a look more closer. Nice place.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Attauddina
Reviewed July 29, 2017 via mobile

Really enjoyed this trip. Had a great time with my family. Staff and volunteers were great. Would definitely recommend this place

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank american_warrior13
Reviewed June 28, 2017 via mobile

Employees are very friendly. They brought out animals for us to pet. Very cool! Only takes about 30 mins. to look at every.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank MYork9216
Reviewed January 5, 2017

Took my grandkids to the nature center. Enjoyed the exhibits very much. The staff was extremely friendly and helpful. They offer a lot of extras like day camps, etc.

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank TravelingRheta
Reviewed October 18, 2016

We have taken our grandchildren several times and it is always an exciting experience. We saw them feed the giant python a live rabbit and saw nature take its course. Pretty cool.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank LuAnn L
Reviewed August 23, 2016 via mobile

My 4 yr old really enjoyed all the different species. It's a small, down to earth environment, very nice staff. Only took an hour and the price is very cheap.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Paradise584380
Reviewed August 12, 2016 via mobile

A great little animal sanctuary. We were really impressed. It was clean. Didn't smell. We got to pet a lot of animals and watch the staff feed them. I thought the best part was the kids that volunteer there. They were so knowledgeable, very kind...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Wander138994
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