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Remington Nature Center

1502 McArthur Dr, Saint Joseph, MO 64505-7500
+1 816-271-5499
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Check the Nature Center calendar before you visit!

This is a great facility with many hands on activities. Check the calendar for fun family... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2017
MinkySaintJoseph_MO
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Saint Joseph, MO
A hidden gem in St. Joe

Remington Nature Center is a beautiful facility with tons of educational opportunities - from... read more

Reviewed 26 July 2017
Ashley D
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Saint Joseph, Missouri
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Overlooking the Missouri River, this center caters to history and nature buffs alike. Peer into a 7,000-gallon freshwater aquarium; explore the history of the St. Joseph area; stand trunk to nose with a woolly mammoth replica. See our website for a complete listing of activities, sights and adventures.
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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1502 McArthur Dr, Saint Joseph, MO 64505-7500
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+1 816-271-5499
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"missouri river"
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"great for kids"
in 7 reviews
"wooly mammoth"
in 4 reviews
"river walk"
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"field trip"
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"wildlife exhibits"
in 2 reviews
"large aquarium"
in 2 reviews
"each month"
in 2 reviews
"scavenger hunt for the kids"
in 2 reviews
"gallon aquarium"
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"kids and adults"
in 3 reviews
"educational experience"
in 2 reviews
"feed the fish"
in 2 reviews
"great place to learn"
in 2 reviews
"all ages"
in 4 reviews
"bees"
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"snakes"
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Reviewed 8 August 2017

This is a great facility with many hands on activities. Check the calendar for fun family activities... even feeding the fish each month is an interesting experience. My grandchildren are of different ages, from 3-13, and there is something for each of them. When you...More

2  Thank MinkySaintJoseph_MO
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Reviewed 26 July 2017

Remington Nature Center is a beautiful facility with tons of educational opportunities - from exhibits to storytelling events - and sits overlooking the beautiful Missouri River and positioned along the urban trail system for great nature walks right out the front door.

Thank Ashley D
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Reviewed 19 July 2017

Great for adults and children! Exhibits and things for you to do! Right by the Missouri River! Walk down the dock and dip your toes in VERY CAREFULLY! The Mighty Mo has STRONG undercurrents! Very dangerous!

Thank Ekekla08
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Reviewed 12 July 2017

My boys LOVE this museum! Lots of dinosaur awesomeness and hands-on! Great for taking a walk and getting the wiggles out too!

Thank Elishia C
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Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

They have many things to see here. Walk through the museum and take on some history the kids love it.

Thank MindySturgis
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Reviewed 10 July 2017

When you first walk in, your greeted by a giant wooly mammoth. Mammoth bones were actually excavated there in Buchanan County. They also had a wooly mammoth tooth dated from 25000 bc. They had a 7000 gallon aquarium which held fish native to Missouri. As...More

Thank Janis V
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Reviewed 28 April 2017

This will be written down as the best planned field trip that I've done. Mrs. McCoy and Ms. Cox were awesome with our planning and executing the entire trip. My students could not stop talking about the best field trip they've had thus far! The...More

1  Thank JShowalter
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Reviewed 14 March 2017

This is a pretty cool place to learn about the history of the area and the wildlife native to this area. It is great for kids.

1  Thank TravelinMikee
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Reviewed 18 January 2017

We took the grandkids here a while back and they really enjoyed it. It was a fun trip and we as adults also enjoyed the experience.

1  Thank kathryn h
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Reviewed 2 December 2016

It is a lovely facility with nice nature environment. Our group reserved a room for a group meal event and it was wonderful.

1  Thank leahlschmidt
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Helen C
10 October 2016|
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Response from Donna Q | Reviewed this property |
Yes, wide sidewalks and ramp.
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Helen C
10 October 2016|
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Response from Andrea64506 | Property representative |
The Remington Nature Center is ADA compliant, and the Outdoor Riverwalk Trail is a mostly flat, paved trail that is also fairly wide. I think it would be a fairly easily accessible trail for anyone to use and enjoy. There... More
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