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Quinta Mazatlan

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Beautiful Garden

Well done with emphasis on conservation and education Grounds have numerous sculptures of local... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Eden Prairie, Minnesota
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Stunning Nature and Birds Everywhere!

This place is amazing - good for all ages. Fabulous nature trails among manicured nature. Lots of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Quinta Mazatlan is a historical Adobe mansion and nature and birding center located in McAllen, Texas. Our MissionThe urban sanctuary works to enrich people's lives by sharing knowledge about birds, plants, and environmental stewardship in South...more
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600 Sunset Dr, McAllen, TX 78503-3146
+1 956-681-3370
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All reviews bird watching birds and butterflies green jays grounds are beautiful great birding beautiful place to visit mexican folk art groomed trails facility offers spanish colonial architecture great for kids old mansion a small gift shop photo opportunities unique home walking trails south texas
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well done with emphasis on conservation and education Grounds have numerous sculptures of local wildlife with information carved into a stone nearby. Great for birdwatching or just relaxing. The preserved house and furnishings are also nice.

Thank ChefPatric
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is amazing - good for all ages. Fabulous nature trails among manicured nature. Lots of unusual birds - they also have feeder stations to help in sighting birds. The have a full speaker program and guided tours too. The architecture of the visitor...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited in November and the weather was cool and wet but we still enjoyed the experience. We were part of a group and were given a brief tour and history lesson about this unique home. One room is filled with amazing, colorful Mexican Folk...More

Thank guybX2125UT
Reviewed 29 October 2018

Always impressed by the beautiful gardens and variety of birds in this hidden gem. The buildings are historical and there is a small gift shop with unique offerings. The lush vegetation is what keeps visitors coming back.

Thank Kathy H
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Rustic but well maintained. As all who visit or live in South Texas know, summers here are very hot. The trails here are mostly shaded and the scenery is quite pretty. They offer different family oriented activities.

1  Thank Dreamm013
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

I went on May 2017, to a flamenco-piano concert. It's odd to think about flamenco without guitars but we decided to give it a shoot. The place is beautiful, nature all over, and the show was free. We had a really good time. The only...More

Thank La C
Reviewed 6 August 2018

A little oasis in the city that is home to a variety of native birds and migratory birds. They have a lot of nature activities for kids. Great place for the whole family.

Thank cjhumphrey61
Reviewed 11 July 2018

Quinta Mazatlan is a unique place. There are numerous walking trails through native habitat. Chachalacas abound...plus you will have the opportunity to see many other birds that are not seen in other parts of the country. The old mansion is very interesting and there are...More

1  Thank joebX7046WH
Reviewed 24 June 2018

The house and grounds are beautiful. Walk through the many rooms and enjoy the decor. The grounds are beautiful and well kept.

Thank blbuszek
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

Awesome outdoor experience for all ages! In the heart of South Texas with plenty of local native artwork definitely a must see if your in the area!

Thank Daniel T
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Response from autrevie | Reviewed this property |
It's all very clear on the website, but TripAdvisor does not allow me to post the link as part of my answer: Adults: $3.00 Seniors and Children 12 to 3: $2.00 Free admission to members and children ages 2 years & under