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Remington Nature Center

1502 McArthur Dr, Saint Joseph, MO 64505-7500
+1 816-271-5499
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A must see educational experience

This is a great place to see and learn about natural history in Missouri. It is in a beautiful... read more

Reviewed 10 September 2016
Leavenworth, Kansas
Great nature center

Been there number of times with adults as a group and grandchildren. Have many activities for... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2016
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 good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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1502 McArthur Dr, Saint Joseph, MO 64505-7500
+1 816-271-5499
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Reviewed 10 September 2016

This is a great place to see and learn about natural history in Missouri. It is in a beautiful location on the Missouri River. You learn a lot wandering through without even realizing it, the exhibits are so interesting and fun. You must see to...More

1  Thank dr2u
Reviewed 27 August 2016

Been there number of times with adults as a group and grandchildren. Have many activities for children on weekends.Lots of stuffed animals...fish in tanks etc. Small but very interesting and worthwhile.

1  Thank njreed816
Reviewed 25 August 2016

Beautiful setting. Lots of exhibits and photographs. Love wildlife! Great for kids to take their time and tour.

1  Thank Jeannette9494
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

My Husband and I visited the nature center last Thursday. Greeting us at the entrance was a Woolly mammoth! The ladies at admissions were very knowledgeable and helpful. The mere $2.00 for seniors was very reasonable. We spent a good deal of time there and...More

2  Thank LaJuania D
Reviewed 10 August 2016

Lovely building along the river. Loved the walking path and the little bridges. Nice flowers. Wanted to enter the nature center to look around, and possibly see some brochures of the area. It cost just to enter the building, so we did not go in....More

2  Thank Donna Q
Andrea64506, Manager at Remington Nature Center, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2016

Hi Donna Q! Thanks for stopping by the Remington Nature Center. I am glad you enjoyed viewing our outside areas. We work hard to make the outside look great for our guests. While we do have a small admission fee to tour our building ($3...More

Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

Lots of things for kids to interact with to keep them busy and enough interesting items for adults also

1  Thank Elaine H
Reviewed 5 August 2016

Excellent educational exhibit. I was impressed with how the exhibits are displayed in their "natural" habitat. Very educational, great for kids!

1  Thank Wendy A
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

Small but educational and great for kids and adults. Lots of history about old Saint Joseph. Nice displays highlighting Missouri wildlife.

1  Thank Stevie H
Reviewed 1 August 2016

This is a nice little museum with some interactive items - good for younger kids. The gift shop had some unique items. Was one of the better stores in the various museums we visited on our trip.

1  Thank David M
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

Out of town visitors driving around old downtown found our way here by accident while looking for a place to take a river photo. We all wish we had found it sooner. There is a casino next to the park which did ruin some photo...More

1  Thank Schwenn
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Helen C
Is the river walk wheelchair accessible?
10 October 2016|
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Response from Donna Q | Reviewed this property |
Yes, wide sidewalks and ramp.
Helen C
Is the Remington Nature Center and walk along the river wheelchair accessible??
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