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F.A. Seiberling Nature Realm, Akron

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The visitors center is open Tuesday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Sunday, noon to 5 p.m. In addition to the building, the 104-acre Nature Realm includes several gardens, observation decks, two ponds, hiking trails and a tall-grass prairie. Trails include Cherry Lane, Fernwood and Seneca.
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  • October 3, 2017
    I was hiking the trails again yesterday and happened upon another one of the unique projects they had on display for using painted liter bottoms on pvc pipe, as mushrooms, in the gardens. This place i...  more »
  • October 2, 2017
    This nature realm has nice, fairly easy trails. I imagine this would be good for families and multi-generation groups. Some trails are quite short and flat and some paved near the nature center. These...  more »
  • September 8, 2017
    My kids love going to the Nature Realm and walking through the woods and running around in the grass. I love that they have free events for kids on Thursdays during the summer. You can also feed the b...  more »
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  • July 5, 2017
    Beautiful place to go and enjoy a serene and natural setting. Take the family. There are picnic tables and a very nice visitor center as well.
  • May 25, 2017
    Beautiful landscapes and views. Walking paths and picnic area everywhere. Nature center for the kids with friendly staff. Only reason not five stars is because they do not permit photography on premise for some stupid reason.
  • June 22, 2017
    Very beautiful. Walking trails are beautiful. Picnic tables are available in the shade. Visitor's Center is refreshing.
  • May 21, 2017
    This was great! Naturalist was so knowledgeable and kept all of the kids engaged. Beautiful park for a walk. So many plants and creatures to see!
  • February 12, 2017
    What a wonderful place to experience Nature! The birds are acclimated to humans and eat seed right out of your hand. The trails offer beautiful views. The Nature Center is a wonderful place to take children. The Arboretum is a great place to learn about tree species. We always see something wonderful.

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