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Sharon Audubon Center

325 Cornwall Bridge Rd, Sharon, CT 06069-2512
+1 860-364-0520
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nature

Great for anyone who enjoys seeing all types of natural environments. Wildlife abounds as you walk... read more

Reviewed 17 January 2017
Alsbn
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Sharon Ct
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special birds

overall a nice place, feel bad for the birds,but they can't fly . They are so majestic, and one... read more

Reviewed 13 May 2016
Jeanking2014
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West Haven, Connecticut
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Nature Center & Trails- Visitor Center with live animals and exhibits- Newly expanded Raptor Aviaries with 10 species of live birds of prey; aviaries are open dawn to dusk- Wildlife Observation Platform on Ford Pond- 11 miles of scenic hiking trails suitable for all ages and abilities; trails are open dawn to dusk- Store with nature oriented gifts, bird feeding supplies and local field guides- 1,147 acres to be explored!
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17 Jan 2017
“nature”
13 May 2016
“special birds”
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325 Cornwall Bridge Rd, Sharon, CT 06069-2512
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Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Great for anyone who enjoys seeing all types of natural environments. Wildlife abounds as you walk through the trails.

Thank Alsbn
Reviewed 13 May 2016

overall a nice place, feel bad for the birds,but they can't fly . They are so majestic, and one Raven, was actually talking to us and we told him to ring his bell, and he did! Nature all around you, trails, 11 to be exact!...More

Thank Jeanking2014
Reviewed 16 December 2015

This place doesn't get the attention that it deserves. I don't think that that many people know about it. It is getting more and more difficult to find peaceful places to see nature and really experience it the way things used to be. The Center...More

1  Thank Howland_Owl
Reviewed 15 April 2014

When in Sharon it is well worth a trip to the Sharon Audubon Centre. There are excellent well maintained trails, some of which are open to you and your dog. It is very educational and there is a small museum with live and stuffed animals....More

1  Thank KayBee101
Reviewed 15 April 2014

I am a native of Sharon, attended school programs as a youth, and know most all the workers at the Audubon. Great folks at a great center. If you have the time, and want to learn and experience the grounds and all it has to...More

Thank Rick H
Reviewed 4 August 2013

Lovely grounds and trails. Kids will like the raptors on display. The ponds with their expanses of lily pads are beautiful on a summer evening.

1  Thank Allesistschon
Reviewed 7 March 2013

We attend their special activity weekend every year with our Grandkids and it is well worth the ride!

Thank Diane M
Reviewed 18 September 2012

There are nice trails to walk on. There are some trails you can bring your dog on. They have falcons, vultures, owls, bald eagle on display. The people working there were very helpful. It was worth the trip.

1  Thank SLOWMG
Reviewed 22 June 2012

Bird Sanctuary, charming old mill with waterfall, Indoor exhibits, gift shop, beautiful trails, enchanting woods with stream, views of ponds, friendly staff. Year 'round open and accessable. Wonderful programs. Great Camp for Children. Summer and Fall Festivals not to be missed

Thank joan7770
Reviewed 17 June 2012

The museum is a little out of date, but the trails and knowledge available make this an amazing place. Don't pass up the chance to walk around this location, but make sure that you bring your cameras and bug spray.

Thank Kathy E
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