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Norman Bird Sanctuary

#5 of 26 things to do in Middletown Features Animals
583 Third Beach Rd., Middletown, RI 02842
+1 401-846-2577
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Quiet Walk for All

The trails are wide and well maintained with several trail options, the kids will be able to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Skip R
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Gainesville, Florida
via mobile
nature

hike the trails and find the wild life in there natural habitats. ponds, cliffs, trails are... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Camilla C
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Anderson
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good28%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:00
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583 Third Beach Rd., Middletown, RI 02842
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The trails are wide and well maintained with several trail options, the kids will be able to experience nature and wildlife. Many of the trails are shaded and there is a picnic area. Bug spray would helpful on warm summer days.

Thank Skip R
NormanBirdSanctuary, Public Relations Manager at Norman Bird Sanctuary, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks so much for your review. We're glad you were able to enjoy the trails while they're in full summer bloom!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

hike the trails and find the wild life in there natural habitats. ponds, cliffs, trails are restful. small museum is interesting and cool

Thank Camilla C
NormanBirdSanctuary, Public Relations Manager at Norman Bird Sanctuary, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your visit and review! We're so glad you found some quality time out in nature.

Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

The bird sanctuary was very cool to see, it is set off all by itself so it's really nice. They have great trails to walk on and relax.

Thank yelohalo
NormanBirdSanctuary, Public Relations Manager at Norman Bird Sanctuary, responded to this reviewResponded 6 July 2017

Thank you so much for your review and your support for open space conservation!

Reviewed 24 April 2017

It is absolutely gorgeous and fun hiking, my 6 year old son LOVES coming here. We got a family membership and it is worth it. We had our son's latest birthday party here and it was wonderful. The staff member who led the activities (hike,...More

Thank taramc444
NormanBirdSanctuary, Public Relations Manager at Norman Bird Sanctuary, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2017

Thank you so much for hosting your party at NBS! We are so glad that the kids had fun and that the grown-ups got to relax. We like to think that NBS is a sanctuary for humans as well, so were happy that you found...More

Reviewed 13 April 2017

Fantastic place for an afternoon outdoors with family. Multiple animals and beautiful scenery. Inexpensive and an excellent experience.

Thank David T
NormanBirdSanctuary, Director of Special Events at Norman Bird Sanctuary, responded to this reviewResponded 14 April 2017

We are so glad you enjoyed your afternoon! NBS is a natural treasure with something new to discover every visit. Hope to see you back again soon!

Reviewed 25 February 2017

325 acres of a wide variety of habitats provide a tranquil setting for walking, bird watching, or just communing with nature. There of miles of trails through woods, fields, marshes and ridge lines offering an almost never ending change of scene and experiences. One trail...More

Thank jwoodhome
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

We hiked the trails here, some were challengingly but worth the effort. We didn't see many birds, but enjoyed ourselves nonetheless. A nice alternative to the cliff walk when the crowds are dense there.

Thank Sue C
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Josh and Dad climbed to the end of hanging rock. First time for Josh to go there. Dad grew up in the area, was there all the time, as a kid. Staff is very informative and on the right day you can be involved in...More

Thank ebotelho
Reviewed 30 December 2016

Great way to start the day, or come for a sunset photo op over St. Georges/ second beach...the paths are sturdy for using a cane or walking sticks.

Thank Underhill_VTfromVT
Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

Lots of room to let the young ones run wild!! Safe and well maintained make it a family favorite. We especially love the frog pond!

Thank InstrinsicScholar
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