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Kansas Wetlands Education Center

Open Now: 09:00 - 17:00
Open today: 09:00 - 17:00
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Worthwhile Visit to Center and Wetlands

Worthwhile Visit to Center and Wetlands for individuals, couples, families, and groups. Bring your... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2018
Marlene M
Great Bend, Kansas
We made a short stop here.

The displays and animals were excellent here. They were having a summer camp going on but let us... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2018
Aiken, South Carolina
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592 NE K-156 Highway, Great Bend, KS 67530
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Reviewed 2 October 2018

Worthwhile Visit to Center and Wetlands for individuals, couples, families, and groups. Bring your camera and water to drink.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Marlene M
Reviewed 31 July 2018

The displays and animals were excellent here. They were having a summer camp going on but let us and our children go into the classroom to observe the animals. There were trails outside and a gravel road across the way that led to more wetlands....More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank molly30087
Reviewed 11 July 2018

Very educational and interesting. Even though we live here, our family likes to go there and look at their displays. I have been there several times with school children. I would recommend it to anyone.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Connie M
Reviewed 29 April 2018

What a great educational facility. Great exhibits, lots of local and regional information, and friendly and knowledgeable staff!

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Laurie B
Reviewed 23 April 2018

The staff were extremely helpful and knowledgeable. Linda Penner and Curtis Wolf could not have been more helpful. Their love of the Center and the area were obvious. I visited the Greater Prairie Chicken Lek and highly recommend it if you visit during the time...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank wpohley
Reviewed 14 April 2018

Great Place to learn about wetlands and the Cheyenne Bottoms. the people there are friendly and Knowledgeable awesome Displays and reading material

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank ErnieMiller2u
Reviewed 22 December 2017

This is a GREAT place to learn more about the surrounding area. The special programs the center offers are fantastic whether they are held at the site or the directors that go to schools and give presentations.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Carla M
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

Not sure why it was closed. There were people obviously inside but the facility was not open so we birded on the ample acreage belonging to the center. It was a nice experience as there is a nature trail and wetlands. It is right next...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank bodyfruit
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Went there after going to Cheyenne Bottoms. Love the gift shop, the ability to see some of the live birds and animals up close and the bird viewing area. They also have great information on the wetlands. Is a great place to take kids to...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank JoAnn H
Reviewed 10 April 2017

A well set out and very informative display. Great for children and adults. Some live displays and a shop with lots of books about birds and there wildlife. No food or drink available.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Roy K
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1 October 2018|
Response from Laurie B | Reviewed this property |
During the spring waterfowl migration in May is a great time!