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Leslie Science Center

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Good place for children to learn about nature

The center has free parking. Admission is free but there is a donation box at the main building if... read more

Reviewed 17 November 2018
Anaheim, California
Awesome Preschool Field Trip!

We really enjoyed the field trip today. The staff are very friendly and work very well with small... read more

Reviewed 20 September 2018
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Reviewed 17 November 2018

The center has free parking. Admission is free but there is a donation box at the main building if you would like to support the center. The staff is friendly and helpful. The center is a wide spread preserve with topical buildings scattered about. The...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank ransom007
Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

We really enjoyed the field trip today. The staff are very friendly and work very well with small kids. The bathrooms were always close by. We started at the puppet show and worked our way through the trails and learning about nature. It did appear...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Jennahlee87
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

Trip Advisor reports that Leslie Science Center is closed on Saturdays but that is not completely true. The buildings are closed but the park with it's trails and it's views of the raptors are open 24/7. The birds are fed each day between 4:30 and...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank vickid266
Reviewed 21 April 2018

We stopped here when we had a hour to kill between appointments. The area where they have the birds who have been hurt is very interesting. The signs tell you about the animal, what was wrong with them, how it is treated, and more! I...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank tripowl3
Reviewed 20 November 2017

You don't need a lot of time for a visit to the Leslie Science Center's Birds of Prey exhibit. It is fabulous to see owls, eagles and other raptors up close and personal. Good signage to describe what you're seeing.

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank acedaughter
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Small, but with character. Fabulous place for kids to see the beauty of animals up close. Plus they do a great job helping animals.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Kathy G
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Leslie Science & Nature Center is a gem, with wonderful grounds and animal collection, and terrific programming for all ages.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank andrewsfam734
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

This is a great place to visit and explore for kids of all ages! They also have great summer camp programs for kids based on age levels. The staff are excellent with them!

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Colleen H
Reviewed 8 February 2017

My grandkids really liked this place. But I noticed kids there who weren't interested in science and animals in their natural habitat. So, if your kids like science and how things work in the atmosphere, animals living in their natural habitat...this is the place to...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank jdenson5612
Reviewed 2 January 2017

Well run, hands-on camp experience for kids - an educational, fun time. The staff really knows their stuff and imparts a love of nature to the kids. Cool animals, too.

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Michiganfamily4
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Leeann K
24 October 2018|
Response from vickid266 | Reviewed this property |
I don't think there is a charge to visit, although they will take donations. There are special events planned throughout the year and they often have a charge.