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Springbrook Nature Center

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Great Afternoon Getaway for Individuals or Families

The nature center has a large green space perfect for relaxing walks, family exploration and... read more

Reviewed 16 July 2018
Q8022KCmichellem
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Saint Paul, Minnesota
Animal Feeding with Bird Banding Highlight!

We came for the animal feeding, which was fun. They feed three different types of turtles and two... read more

Reviewed 16 July 2018
safechris
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Andover, Minnesota
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100 85th Ave NE, Fridley, MN 55432-4209
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Reviewed 16 July 2018

The nature center has a large green space perfect for relaxing walks, family exploration and learning, and picnic lunches. I went with a five year-old, and he really enjoyed the interactive exhibits inside the center as well as the flowering plants and wild bird and...More

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Reviewed 16 July 2018

We came for the animal feeding, which was fun. They feed three different types of turtles and two snakes while we were there. Interesting to see their "diet" of fish, worms, mice, and vegetables! They were also doing some bird banding as well. My daughter...More

Thank safechris
Reviewed 3 April 2018

very nice nature walk, ponds, birds and a nice center.Very quiet and they have information placks along the way, nice during the day and at night also.

Thank boobird11
Reviewed 19 November 2017

This Park has a new visitor center. It is a wonderful park. It has a creek and a pond. There are a lot trees and birds in the area. I have yet to be able to explore the whole park. It is not far from...More

Thank garyaverill1
Reviewed 30 May 2017

Spent about 1 hour there on a Minneapolis oriented trip about 1 week ago. Parking lot was sufficient and there were restrooms there. Walked about 1/2 of the different trails combinations in the park. It took about 1 hour. The part enjoyed the most was...More

Thank jeff77664
Reviewed 18 August 2016

Loved the new visitor center. Fun animals to see in the tanks, touch zones, big windows for bird viewing, and other cool stuff happening inside. The trails have been updated. New boardwalks too. Loved seeing all the butterflies along the trails. Great park for families....More

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Reviewed 12 August 2016

This is really an amazing nature center located conveniently with easy access. Be sure to check their calendar for programs and special events. I never miss the Halloween pumpkins set along the trails. Great Fun!

Thank Deborah S
Reviewed 26 April 2016

It was awhile go but I remember it as a beautiful quiet place. The area has several walkways and some places to rest. The day was perfect--cool without being cold and enough breeze to make it agreat day for a walk. It is closed presently...More

Thank Trayce A
Reviewed 1 February 2016

Most of the park does not have paved paths making it far more realistic. There are lakes and wetlands that populate your journey including geese and ducks to entertain you. In some ares you will find large branches of trees that have most likely been...More

Thank Larry M
Reviewed 16 December 2015

I have been to this park hundreds of times in the last thirty years and it is always a great place to connect to nature. There is a new floating boardwalk that takes you through marsh area and several trails. You can take a short...More

Thank ront227
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Response from safechris | Reviewed this property |
You might be thinking of a different place. This is a nature center. They don't serve coffee here.
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