My family of four with children 8 and 6 booked it from our apartment to the Rand Nature Center when we realized they give free tours at 10 on Thursdays. We got there at 9:55 and asked if we had arrived on time for the...More
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About Rand Memorial Nature Center
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I love this place! We visit every year in Feb. and March. A nice walk with lots of wildlife to observe.
It's worth your time to see this little nature park if you have time. It's a nice hike with native flora in a wild state as opposed to the botanical garden style of the groves
Well for a three dollar donation it was nice. The trails are well marked and it is an easy loop trail. The trails do have some markings of the plant life and the pond area is pretty. It takes about 45 minutes to do the...More
Score is somewhat low due to being on a stressed tour which had one this as one of the stops. With that said, it might deserve a score of average but I doubt it. From my observation of a couple of cages with snakes and...More
The nature center is part of the national park system. We learned about a variety of native plants and animals--including the national tree, the lignum vitae; and the national flower, the yellow elder. We also learned to identify the poisonwood tree. It was raining so...More
When I arrived the big green iron gate was open and there was 3-4 vehicles parked in the parking lot. The gift shop had a sign that said it was closed. I figured the park/trails were open and the gift store closed. There were several...More
We stopped at this Nature Center on our van tour of the island. It is a must-see for people interested in the vegetation of the islands. The guides are very knowledgeable about the different plants that grow on the island and the different ways you...More
Absolutely loved this place! So much history and a beautiful hike through the natural fauna. Really recommend this place!
This 100 acre planted refuge was the antidote to the scheduled activities of our cruise and resort time. We saw many labeled plants and using a bird guide we purchased at the nature center spotted a good number of species. There was evidence of much...More