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Battelle Darby Creek

1775 Darby Creek Dr, Galloway, OH 43119-9171
+1 614-508-8000
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Excellent metro park

The nature center was a huge hit for both the adults and the children. It was a fun way to burn... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Millie S
Marietta, Ohio
Amazing Nature Center

Stopped in on our way through and glad we did. Use to visit when I was a kid and wanted to show my... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Stockport, Ohio
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“nature center” (18 reviews)
“bike path” (3 reviews)
1775 Darby Creek Dr, Galloway, OH 43119-9171
+1 614-508-8000
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The nature center was a huge hit for both the adults and the children. It was a fun way to burn some time while it rained, before enjoying the trails and the park.

Thank Millie S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stopped in on our way through and glad we did. Use to visit when I was a kid and wanted to show my kids the area. Seen a sign for the nature center so stopped to check it out. The best nature center I have...More

Thank davidstuthard
Reviewed 11 July 2017

The only bison we were able to see was the metal one on the way to the nature center. It just must not have been our day. The nature center was a great hands on learning facility though.

Thank Orcinusmoon
Reviewed 17 June 2017

Darby park is a great place for a picnic and a hike through the woods or a prairie. The park has nice bathrooms, covered shelter houses with picnic tables, playground equipment for children and charcoal grills. Darby is one of the many parks in the...More

Thank doctorGo
Reviewed 29 May 2017

What a great place to get away from it all. Visit the Nature Center to start off your visit. Lots of interactive experiences for all ages, including both hands-on learning, electronic learning & live animals in an indoor tank to explore. Center also offers classes...More

Thank Sandy K
Reviewed 23 April 2017

For spring wildflowers, check out the Dyers Mill Trail at Darby Creek MetroPark. But wear long pants tucked into your socks and spray your lower legs with insect repellant. The mild winters have increased the tick population in the grassy areas. The beautiful nature center...More

Thank Arlene A
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

This is a great Metropark. The trails are great for hiking. The nature center has an indoor stream that is great for kids to explore. By far, the greatest feature is the bison herd. A day is always improved with a visit to the bison...More

Thank Erin J
Reviewed 9 November 2016

We went there to hike their trails and the trails are really nice for walking, running or biking. The scenery is okay except for the Bison and the Center. Those are excellent. We just happened to be there on National Bison Day and the Bison...More

Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

Battelle Darby Creek is a large Metro Park located on the southwest side of Columbus, near Galloway. There are hiking trails both long and short. Mostly gravel, well maintained and good for trail running as well as hiking. There is a herd of bison that...More

Thank CincySwords
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Has great walking trails and you see the wild animals if you are Quite. Enjoyed taking the kids. Saw deer

Thank CraftyPam
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