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Leslie Science Center

#22 of 89 things to do in Ann Arbor Features Animals
1831 Traver Road, Ann Arbor, MI 48105-1240
+1 734-997-1553
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A hidden gem!

This is a great place to visit and explore for kids of all ages! They also have great summer camp... read more

Reviewed 27 June 2017
Colleen H
,
Ann Arbor, Michigan
via mobile
nice place to hang out with the kids who love science and animals

My grandkids really liked this place. But I noticed kids there who weren't interested in science... read more

Reviewed 8 February 2017
jdenson5612
,
Ann Arbor, Michigan
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  • Excellent53%
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  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
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“kids parties” (2 reviews)
“field trip” (2 reviews)
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1831 Traver Road, Ann Arbor, MI 48105-1240
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+1 734-997-1553
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Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

This is a great place to visit and explore for kids of all ages! They also have great summer camp programs for kids based on age levels. The staff are excellent with them!

Thank Colleen H
Reviewed 8 February 2017

My grandkids really liked this place. But I noticed kids there who weren't interested in science and animals in their natural habitat. So, if your kids like science and how things work in the atmosphere, animals living in their natural habitat...this is the place to...More

Thank jdenson5612
Reviewed 2 January 2017

Well run, hands-on camp experience for kids - an educational, fun time. The staff really knows their stuff and imparts a love of nature to the kids. Cool animals, too.

Thank Michiganfamily4
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Bring the kids to view local wildlife up close. All animals here were injured and from rehab but are unable to sustain themselves in the wild, which is why they're used for learning. Accessible to all, good parking and close to town. Nice programs for...More

Thank cfklein129
Reviewed 23 September 2016

LSC does an impressive job of educating the public about raptors though their exhibits (open to the public for free) and has beautiful hiking trails in the surrounding area. Worth a visit!

Thank ellewlw
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

The staff was knowledgable and made things fun for the kids. Proud of what this center stands for the rehab if animals that can't survive in the wild

Thank csileebear
Reviewed 9 September 2016

We stumbled upon this wonderful sanctuary. We were pleasantly surprised about how many birds you could see. The whole family enjoyed it.

Thank Teresa K
Reviewed 17 August 2016

The grounds of Leslie Science Center are nice for a walk and while there take a look at the birds of prey in large cages. Each cage has an informational sign that educates you about the birds. Many can't be released back into the wild...More

Thank TravelFan48105
Reviewed 30 July 2016

On top of the hill you of paths you will find an amazing array of birds of prey habitats. They are off a beaten path, but don't let that fool you, you will find yourself only a couple feet from Michigans most amazing birds of...More

Thank stephade2015
Reviewed 26 July 2016

This is a peaceful learning center of nature. Lovely trails to walk, animals to learn about. A few Birds are caged, including an eagle while they await to be released into the wild.

Thank USA-Traveler56
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