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Sarett Nature Center

#2 of 14 things to do in Benton Harbor Features Animals
2300 N Benton Center Rd, Benton Harbor, MI 49022-9704
+1 269-927-4832
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Butterfly Garden, Walking Trails, Indoor Animal Viewing Windows

A very nice place. Enjoyed the butterfly garden, and a couple of the close overlooks. Too many bugs... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Excellent local nature experience

This little center really is super! They have numerous local amphibians and reptiles inside for... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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“live animals” (4 reviews)
“all ages” (3 reviews)
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2300 N Benton Center Rd, Benton Harbor, MI 49022-9704
+1 269-927-4832

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A very nice place. Enjoyed the butterfly garden, and a couple of the close overlooks. Too many bugs to go far. Liked the indoor animal viewing area. Saw black squirrels which we don't have in Indiana, and a blue jay, and more. Modest admission fee...More

Thank capturedbygrace
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This little center really is super! They have numerous local amphibians and reptiles inside for kids to see plus a great wildlife viewing area. The trails are very nice throughout the property and allow for good bird viewing. This is a must-do if you are...More

Thank y4jad
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

Took the kids out for an afternoon of outside activity. What a great ! Surprise! The nature center was full of great local birds snakes and mammals on display. Beautiful boardwalks and overall very well done and extremely well priced. If you are in the...More

1  Thank travlerlab1
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

They have a lot of walking trails, as well as some other activities to keep our little ones occupied and entertained. The playground is nice, as is the tree top walkway. Caution, bring bug spray! They do have some in the main office to borrow,...More

Thank ynotravel
Reviewed 3 June 2017

Well marked trails. Lots of trail options available. Entry fee is just $3. Well maintained and one could spend 4 to 5 hours hiking. Staff is also great.

Thank WJM68
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Inside building is insects and reptiles to see and outside trails to explore. Went with my great grandsons. Very easy to maneuver. Handicap accessible. If you like being out in Nature this is the place to go. Can be reached off exit 4 of I-96...More

1  Thank Diana L
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed walking the trails in the snow. Got a great work out with the family. Well maintained trails and great views. Bring walking sticks. Very helpful. The prices of the bird seed they sell was great. Bought a sack.

Thank Ursula V
Reviewed 4 November 2016

You can enjoy it as adult for sure, but the ones that will fully appreciate it will be the children. A great place for them to see the birds, the reptiles or the other animals, they will be the ones that will always want to...More

Thank thor2705
Reviewed 16 July 2016

Our grandchildren love Sarett and we are frequent visitors. They especially enjoy watching the frogs in the two ponds next to the entrance. They also like the live animals inside and all of the displays. Sarett has large windows where you can sit and watch...More

Thank Gardener2014
Reviewed 28 May 2016 via mobile

I just loved sitting inside and watching the chipmunks, squirrels, groundhogs, and all kinds of birds. They had a lot of reptiles inside along with 2 adorable screech owls. We took the short but awesome treetop trail. Very easy trail and only took 5-10 mins...More

Thank Laura99IN
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Mary K
27 July 2016|
Response from Heidi R | Reviewed this property |
I'm really not sure , but I would say no, only because I live right down the road from it, and the many times I have been there, I have never seen anyone with dogs. Here is their phone #(269)927-4832, I would suggest calling... More