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Daggerwing Nature Center

#17 of 81 things to do in Boca Raton Features Animals
11435 Park Access Road, Boca Raton, FL 33498
+1 561-629-8760
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Venture walking through gardens and the boardwalk. Just beautiful relaxing time. Love that plants... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Laura W
Boca Raton, Florida
Could be Great...

Daggerwing is a small, yet personable, nature center. It is part of a very large park complex with... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Heidi D
Boca Raton, Florida
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11435 Park Access Road, Boca Raton, FL 33498
+1 561-629-8760
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Venture walking through gardens and the boardwalk. Just beautiful relaxing time. Love that plants are labeled. Surrounded by nature

Thank Laura W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Daggerwing is a small, yet personable, nature center. It is part of a very large park complex with a water park and many other amenities. While I wouldn't recommend a separate trip just to visit Daggerwing, an entire park experience could be great and easily...More

Thank Heidi D
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Joined my garden group for an interesting presentation on butterflies and how different species are attracted to particular flowers & plants.

Thank TripMember10192015
Reviewed 27 April 2017

This exhibition has an information center ,and a great nature boardwalk . Parking is easy and free as is admission . It's easy to get to , take Yamato road west to just about the end . There you will find South palm beach county's...More

Thank Jimmy D
Reviewed 25 March 2017

Went to see the baby alligators being fed. They're fed on Wednesday and Saturdays. Thursday the snake, Friday the screech owl. at 3:15 to 3:30 and no reservation required. Afterwards, we walked and along boardwalk and climbe up observation tower. We did see some huge...More

Thank Sparrowj55
Reviewed 1 March 2017

This is a fun nature side trip. In Feb-March the hours were open 1-4:30 Wed, Thurs, Friday Sat 10-4, Sun Mon & Tuesday closed. That is just the Nature Center. The boardwalk is open daily sunrise to sunset. The animal feeding (all of this is...More

1  Thank Chris3081
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Was looking forward to our visit with guest. when we pulled into parking lot we were the only car.......the visitor center was closed. It was a Monday so we understood that. We decided to go for a walk on the boardwalk. The boardwalk is in...More

1  Thank cattiques2010
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Nice little boardwalk nature walk in a larger all purpose park. First a butterfly garden, then the walk starts over a bay filled with fish, including pirhanas, and at least seven very large turtles, meaning from at least about 24 inches to about 30 inches...More

1  Thank Manuel W
Reviewed 12 February 2017

This little nature center and trail has quite a few charming aspects about it and is worth a stop in your travels in Boca Raton. The center has some hands on nature displays and interactive ones as well. Also a Discovery Center . The walking...More

Thank tomkozlowski1 .
Reviewed 9 February 2017

This is a nice little nature center with really great volunteers! Profesisionally done interactive display inside the center. We met Fritz the Tortoise and Artemis the adorable and playful Screech Owl! Nice butterly garden and short but nice boardwalk. One waterway had several large turtles...More

Thank Michelle B
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Amir B
7 April 2017|
Response from tomkozlowski1 . | Reviewed this property |
Not aware of a biking trail on the walking path.Could be in other parts of the park
Melanie W
29 March 2017|
Response from cattiques2010 | Reviewed this property |
I only saw the boardwalk and a adjoining sports park.
leslie s
19 February 2017|
Response from tomkozlowski1 . | Reviewed this property |
I believe so, but have it on a lease and call prior to going to confirm. There is park right next to the entrance of Daggerwing Nature Center and there would be lots of room to roam. Check first