Nahant Marsh is the largest urban wetland on the upper Mississippi River. The center provides environmental education for K-12, college and general public.Use our Davenport trip itinerary planning app to add Nahant Marsh Education Center and other attractions to your Davenport vacation plans.
Nahant Marsh Education Center reviews
I am a Friend of Nahant Marsh because I believe in preserving wetlands and nature. The Education Center sponsors education for all age groups, especially the youth. I especially like the butterfly..... more »
I have taken several trips to the marsh in different seasons. It's an urban jewel with a wide variety of wildlife and plant life. My most recent trips with my granddaughter involved a photography.... more »
Beautifully maintained trails and bird watching stations through an awesome wetland. We too often ignore the beauty of these "swamps": full of birds, butterflies, flowers, turtle, etc.... The education center exhibits are fun and interesting inside and out.
Staff is great and content is always engaging. My kids love exploring nature and seeing the resident animals.
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