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Sulphur Creek Nature Center

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Little wonder in Hayward

This is a very interesting spot to spend an afternoon. There is so much to see. It will be... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2018
San Lorenzo, California

I made a quick stop in between business calls- just as a visitor to the city. This is really a... read more

Reviewed 3 July 2018
Hayward, California
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1801 D St, Hayward, CA 94541-4434
+1 510-881-6747
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Reviewed 29 August 2018

This is a very interesting spot to spend an afternoon. There is so much to see. It will be interesting to all age groups.

Thank MsJaCa
Reviewed 14 July 2018

This is not a zoo, just a rehabiltation center for animals. So all the animals in the center are local to the area. The place is not that big, and therer are not that many animals. But both the admission and the parking are free....More

Thank Michael K
Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

I made a quick stop in between business calls- just as a visitor to the city. This is really a great healthy way to spend time. It can be relaxing and educational. Worth the time for me, I love natural habitat visitor centers no matter...More

Thank 4allenmail
Reviewed 21 May 2018

Up close to many birds in cages in a heavily treed canyon close the heart of Hayward. If you're visiting or live nearby this is the perfect laid back easy visit for part of a day that costs little and provides an excellent experience --...More

1  Thank Baywalk827
Reviewed 5 February 2018

There are a few large zoos in Bay area, but this might be a good alternative. It's small (and free!) but it provides a better emotional connection. There are stories behind the animals. Also, it's less crowded and less distraction. Great nature center!

Thank heckfy
Reviewed 5 February 2018

This is a good place to come for groups of all ages. It is small, so plan to do a picnic while here, or snack, or blow some bubbles, or attend one of their fabulous learning events. --native animals only. Some are indoors, some out....More

Thank wordgirl2013
Reviewed 23 January 2018

This is a fun and perfect place to bring small children. It is peaceful and secluded. They do great events for kids birthdays.

Thank jhmaxwell3
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Sulfur Creek provides safe sanctuary for ill or injured wildlife. If possible, when healthy, they are released to the wild. Recently, some owls were released after being nurtured back to health. They presently have a red fox along with a gray fox, a couple of...More

Thank Roy G
Reviewed 21 December 2017

Great place for kids. Lots to see and staff is very informative. Love this place. We learned about the birds of prey which was very interesting and the reptiles were amazing. My grandkids loved the foxes and climbing up the hill by the picnic area....More

Thank Barbara S
Reviewed 20 December 2017

Great place to go and check out. Love the work this place does. If ya have the opportunity volunteer with them!

Thank Craig M
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Ann C
21 June 2017|
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Free admission and free parking!