Oxbow Meadows Environmental Learning Center, Columbus

4.8
#5 of 7 in Museums in Columbus
Opened in 1995 as a collaboration among Columbus State University, Columbus Water Works, and the City of Columbus, Oxbow Meadows Environmental Learning Center provides exhibits, displays and nature trails, and also offers formal and informal educational programs about the ecology and natural history of the region. Here, you can see alligators, fish, tortoises, bees, snakes, and much more! Contact us or stop by for a quick tour! Admission is free, but donations are welcome!
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  • Nice place for a quick visit, especially for younger children. It was cheap. They ask for a donation. The nature/bird trail was pretty. As long as you don’t expect it to be an all day event, it is a n...  more »
  • The kids loved seeing and hearing about the reptiles and amphibians. There isn't a huge amount to see, but it was worth going.  more »
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  • Good place to let the children burn off extra energy in a learning environment.
  • Grew up playing with my dogs in these wetlands and was always afraid what would happen to them. Am so happy this is their present and future.

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