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The Loxahatchee River Center

Jupiter, FL
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Great for small kids

We took 3 children under 6. They loved the touch tank and the volunteers were very nice. It's a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Leanne B
Stoney Creek, Canada
All that's good about Jupiter

Great local place, wonderful facility with dedicated volunteers. Great for children and families... read more

Reviewed 21 February 2017
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We took 3 children under 6. They loved the touch tank and the volunteers were very nice. It's a great way to spend 1 hour with kids out of the heat.

Thank Leanne B
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Great local place, wonderful facility with dedicated volunteers. Great for children and families. They hold several very important workshops and events for the public. I have gone there several times for the evening marshmallow roast events, my kids have gone during the day for educational...More

Thank frogitaNJ
Reviewed 5 January 2017

This is a nice place to relax, they always have something going on and usually for free. It is clean and neat with nice exhibitions

Thank Wrmf
Reviewed 14 November 2016

Lots of educational information about the waterways and local natural areas and animals. Turtle rescue and releases. good for family and kids.

Thank Tim H
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

The River Center is a fun place to spend an hour in Jupiter. You learn about the Loxahatchee river and the wildlife in the river. Visit at 2pm on Tuesday, Thursday or Saturday to see them feed all the fish. It is fun and the...More

1  Thank Jason H
Reviewed 11 August 2016

A most interesting afternoon or morning. You will learn a lot about the ecology and the problems of keeping it healthy.

1  Thank Bob K
Reviewed 1 August 2016

Terrific two hours in Jupiter location. Great place to take out of town guests, take about an hour, quick side activity while in town. Couple this with the Jupiter Light house or a half day paddle board tour. The right price!!

3  Thank draker369
Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

We stopped in on a trip up to Jupiter. We stayed here for about an hour. They have some small aquarium tanks, including a touch tank. There is an informational shark wall. The center had teen volunteers (adults too) who were really nice, and really...More

2  Thank JDMR_FL
Reviewed 21 April 2016

The center has lots of marine animals that kids can observe up close. The fish tanks are beautiful and a marsh display shows the interaction between wildlife and plants. There is a great gift shop and informed staff on hand to answer questions. There is...More

2  Thank Mike W
Reviewed 13 March 2016 via mobile

Touch tanks, aquariums and lots of information about the area make this a great pace to visit. Its also free, but donations are encouraged to help maintain the center. The offer special events and activities throughout the year for locals.

1  Thank Ashlie T
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betty s
4 May 2016|
Response from Mike W | Reviewed this property |
It's all indoors. Great rainy day activity.
Patricia C
11 February 2015|
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Response from Brandy E | Reviewed this property |
There is no cost. You can make a donation if you wish.