Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center, Athens

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  • This is a fabulous place to visit especially for families. The exhibits are informative and interesting. There are daily five shows and free fishing for the kids.  more »
  • We had fun learning how The fishery works and how they move fish as they get bigger to another stock tank because they feed them different at each stage of development (just like people). The littlest...  more »
  • We as a family really enjoy spending time here. The prices are cheap and our kids ages 4 and 2 were free. You can fish for free and look at the fish. Also you can feed the fish as well. The gift shop is a must stop the prices are super cheap. A wooden snake for 0.92. Just an example. Great for kids who want a gift to remember their trip.
  • Took my grandson to a family fishing class. It was great. Very nice group and they are all great with kids. Take your kids and plan to have fun.

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