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Nina Mason Pulliam Rio Solado Audubon Center

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Important work; Impressive Center

We dropped by the center and were impressed by the building as both display and education center... read more

Reviewed 11 February 2018
Bruce M
Carlsbad, California
In the heart heart of the city

This center has done a great job of cleaning up the Salt Rivee and creating a wildlife habitat just... read more

Reviewed 31 January 2018
Ken J
Buckeye, Arizona
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  • Poor14%
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10 Feb 2018
“Important work; Impressive Center”
30 Jan 2018
“In the heart heart of the city”
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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3131 S Central Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85040-1026
+1 602-468-6470
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Reviewed 11 February 2018

We dropped by the center and were impressed by the building as both display and education center. It opens of plantings of native species and provides access to the Salt River and riparian wetland. While there, an elementary class was happily engaged with a docent,...More

Thank Bruce M
Reviewed 31 January 2018 via mobile

This center has done a great job of cleaning up the Salt Rivee and creating a wildlife habitat just a few miles from downtown Phoenix. Excellent, easy opportunity for wildlife education in the heart of the city. And a restoration project that is restoring a...More

Thank Ken J
Reviewed 18 December 2017

The building is beautiful and the grounds are decent but we were very uncomfortable while we were walking around since we were afraid of being accosted by the homeless people who inhabit the river bed. We went to three of the locations - Central (where...More

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Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

What a terrific visit! They offered a very educational and fun event when we visited (10/20) which kids dressed up in their Halloween outfits and learned about animals in this part of country. A few animals were brought from Zoo (owls/ferret/snakes) so kids and adults...More

Thank Andrea R
Reviewed 19 May 2017

My nephew has done the spring break camp and this will be his second time doing the summer break camp. He LOVES it. He is kept very busy and best of all, he learns a lot about the environment, animals and how important everything is....More

Thank Doris P
Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

We happened upon the Audubon Center while driving back from Phoenix to Scottsdale. We saw the signage on the main road and turned in. The building itself was closed but the trails were open. It was hot in the middle of the afternoon. Bring plenty...More

Thank Reasonable50
Reviewed 28 April 2016

The Audubon Center is new, spacious and informative. It's beautiful inside the building but because of its newness, the vegetation by the trails is not fully grown. The paved path that follows along the river is a great place to walk or bike, but the...More

Thank Gary G
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