Squam Lakes Natural Science Center, Holderness

4.6
#3 of 20 in Wildlife in New Hampshire
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  • August 14, 2017
    Beautifully set in a forest like environment Clean, clean, clean. Animals were all awake the day we were there except for the black bears. The displays and exhibits were fabulous. We spent 2 and a hal...  more »
  • August 9, 2017
    We were looking for something to do on the way to our vacation destination. While at a rest area so.eone strongly suggested the science center. What a great find. The trails were well kept, the facili...  more »
  • August 8, 2017
    Great place to visit. Lots to see, do and "play". Many hands on games, learning puzzles. Meet the animals close-up exhibits throughout the day. Lovely walking trails. Overall one of the best place we ...  more »
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  • April 16, 2017
    This place is really awesome. There are great guided walking trails that are stroller accessible. The wild animals are interesting and the staff is always friendly and helpful. It is pretty darn expensive though, so if you plan on going more than once in a summer is worth your time and money to sign up for a membership. The one draw back if you go with little kids is, if your little one has a meltdown or gets tired, there is no shortcut back to the entrance/exit. It's only a loop.
  • June 3, 2017
    Very nice, very well done presentation. A good way to learn. Some of the interactive exhibits were not functioning. It may have been due to offseason. Not sure.
  • June 22, 2017
    Great place to take kids. Half way thru the very interactive nature trail is a great indoor and outdoor playground.
  • May 16, 2017
    This place was like a hiking trail with huts to stop and see animals along the was. The animals are all native to New England. Staff was very nice and my two young girls had a blast looking at the animals and doing all the interactive things they had.
  • June 27, 2017
    I visit the science center at least once a year. This is a great place to take the family and spend an afternoon.

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