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E.O.Wilson Biophilia Center

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Awesome Facility!

The E.O Wilson biophilia is a must see when visiting the Freeport and South Walton County area. It... read more

Reviewed 16 November 2018
Destin, Florida
Up close and personal, most memorable.

The personal experience of relating one to one with many of the remarkable creatures in our... read more

Reviewed 21 June 2018
PANAMA CITY, FL, United States
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The center is an environmental education/nature center serving students, teachers, and professional audiences. We have an interactive exhibit hall, state of the art theater, and themed presentations for the community to enjoy.
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4956 State Hwy East, Freeport, FL 32439
+1 850-835-1824
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Reviewed 16 November 2018

The E.O Wilson biophilia is a must see when visiting the Freeport and South Walton County area. It is a first class learning center focused on native species of plants and wildlife native to the area. Very informative and welcoming .

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank chesterk2016
Reviewed 21 June 2018

The personal experience of relating one to one with many of the remarkable creatures in our environment will be memories to treasure for a long time. At 75, I was impressed. For kids it was a wonder to behold.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank kenntihs
Reviewed 10 June 2018

The Biophilia Center was full of information about wildlife, the ecosystem and what makes our forrest flourish! They provided great information about the damage that oil spills can cause and helped them identify different species in the water. He took this field trip in 4th...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 16 May 2018

Make a plan to spend the day. They have a great bird show and snake & turtle show. The tour is very informative. Loved it.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank g0ldencr0ss
Reviewed 9 January 2018

During the months of June & July, the Biophilia Center (eowilsoncenter.org) offered a special summer schedule, open to the public. Well, this was a fantastic experience for our 8-year old grandson – AND his ancient grandparents! We got to watch bobcats and bald eagles, hold...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank CushyCouple
Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

Our children have enjoyed multiple field trips to Biophilia. They look forward to each visit and especially the interaction with the wildlife. The staff delivers information at an age appropriate level. Children learn about wildlife and the environment through hands-on lessons.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank keithladdjr
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Nice place, nature museum kid activities, good for school visits. Indoor and outdoor activities. Presentations, live animals, not open to public unless previously arranged.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Sandra J
Reviewed 29 March 2017

Love Biophilia. Lots to see and learn. Kids love it. Take a picnic lunch and plan to spend the day there. It's a beautiful place.

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank cyntimental1
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

I want to hear with my son for his school field trip it was a wonderful experience and great opportunity to learn about nature and Wildlife

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank 781andyw
Reviewed 20 January 2017

Great place for visit and summer day camp for children. took granddaughter there and they loved it and got to hold snakes and learned about all sorts of animal, not to mention the crafts they made that day.

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Gils70
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