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Tree Hill Nature Center

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Closed Now: 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Open today: 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
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I loved the goats the best

It wasn't as big as I thought it would be but what was there was very nice. The goat enclosure was... read more

Reviewed 17 June 2018
cheryl h
Durham, North Carolina
great way to spend an afternoon

we come here every now and again to hike and check out the nature center. pretty cool place that is... read more

Reviewed 4 August 2017
tristan m
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Tree Hill Nature Center is a nonprofit wildlife preserve conveniently located in the midst of a Jacksonville, Florida suburb. Tree Hill is an urban wilderness of unspoiled, undeveloped land right in the heart of the city.
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7152 Lone Star Rd, Jacksonville, FL 32211-5836
+1 904-724-4646
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Reviewed 10 July 2018

The Tree Hill Nature Center is under repair, they have several tails that are under repair as well as bridges. But you can still enjoy the wild life and the birds. The goat enclosure is still a favorite.

Thank 387indy
Reviewed 17 June 2018

It wasn't as big as I thought it would be but what was there was very nice. The goat enclosure was amazing with ramps, stairs, and an overhead bridge to take them to the section on the other side of the path. The visitors center...More

Thank cheryl h
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

At least two of the trails were closed off because of damaged bridges and the gardens were really not gardens at all. I guess it’s ok if you live in the heart of Jacksonville and want to catch a quick walk through nature but it...More

1  Thank fypm1
Reviewed 22 March 2018

Nice place to walk but not for feeding animals like the website says. I think you they should only charge 2 or 3 dollars for parking.

2  Thank Milsombreros
Reviewed 17 January 2018

This is one of our favorite day trips - the grounds are beautiful. Shade tree lined nature path, beautiful native flower plants. The Butterfly Festival is a can't miss. Watching all of the Monarch butterflies is so breathtaking.

1  Thank Linda C
Reviewed 1 December 2017

I actually recommended this place to my boss- she was taking her grandchildren out and wanted idea for something new and fun. They have various animals- the first time I ever went the chickens were roaming free of their pen, volunteers were building up the...More

1  Thank Crystal O
Reviewed 4 August 2017

we come here every now and again to hike and check out the nature center. pretty cool place that is well hidden.

Thank tristan m
Reviewed 10 April 2017

My family loves Tree Hill Nature Center. They have a great nature center with educational material for the young ones, 50 acres of walking/hiking trails, a butterfly exhibit (seasonal), goats, picnic tables, and more. Bring a sack lunch, a canteen of water, and spend a...More

1  Thank motorbikecrafts
Reviewed 17 December 2016

The cost is super reasonable! Like next to nothing. While it is not spectacular; it is pleasant, welcoming, family and child friendly and certainly has enough going on that is interesting and entertaining. Consider it a little hidden jewel in Jacksonville that can be enjoyed...More

1  Thank diamondboxer68
Reviewed 23 August 2016

This place is amazing and unfortunately not enough people have heard about it. Great historical information about our region, nice trails to walk and farm animals. Great way to entertain and teach children and adults alike.

1  Thank carol j
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