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Kansas Wetlands Education Center

592 NE K-156 Highway, Great Bend, KS 67530
+1 877-243-9268
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A Gem Just Like the Wetlands

What a great educational facility. Great exhibits, lots of local and regional information, and... read more

Reviewed 30 April 2018
Laurie B
A must see if you are in the area.

The staff were extremely helpful and knowledgeable. Linda Penner and Curtis Wolf could not have... read more

Reviewed 24 April 2018
wpohley
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592 NE K-156 Highway, Great Bend, KS 67530
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+1 877-243-9268
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"shop"
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"history"
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Reviewed 30 April 2018

What a great educational facility. Great exhibits, lots of local and regional information, and friendly and knowledgeable staff!

Thank Laurie B
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Reviewed 24 April 2018

The staff were extremely helpful and knowledgeable. Linda Penner and Curtis Wolf could not have been more helpful. Their love of the Center and the area were obvious. I visited the Greater Prairie Chicken Lek and highly recommend it if you visit during the time...More

Thank wpohley
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Reviewed 14 April 2018

Great Place to learn about wetlands and the Cheyenne Bottoms. the people there are friendly and Knowledgeable awesome Displays and reading material

Thank ErnieMiller2u
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Reviewed 22 December 2017

This is a GREAT place to learn more about the surrounding area. The special programs the center offers are fantastic whether they are held at the site or the directors that go to schools and give presentations.

Thank Carla M
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Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

Not sure why it was closed. There were people obviously inside but the facility was not open so we birded on the ample acreage belonging to the center. It was a nice experience as there is a nature trail and wetlands. It is right next...More

Thank bodyfruit
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Reviewed 12 April 2017

Went there after going to Cheyenne Bottoms. Love the gift shop, the ability to see some of the live birds and animals up close and the bird viewing area. They also have great information on the wetlands. Is a great place to take kids to...More

Thank JoAnn H
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Reviewed 10 April 2017

A well set out and very informative display. Great for children and adults. Some live displays and a shop with lots of books about birds and there wildlife. No food or drink available.

Thank Roy K
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Reviewed 12 December 2016

Excellent for school field trips. Very knowledgeable staff. Nature trail is fun with a guide to point everything out.

Thank Babyboomer691
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Reviewed 7 November 2016

Excellent place to visit. Good history, nice displays, and even have local animals on display, live. I had heard of several of the animals, but had never seen them. Well worth the visit, lots of free stuff, and movie. Not all wussy eco junk, just...More

Thank R J
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Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

I have heard about the Cheyenne Bottoms for many years but was not aware there was an excellent education center as well. This pleasant facility is a great way to start a visit to the refuge. Friendly, informative staff and interesting exhibits gave me an...More

Thank Jean67212
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