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NameRiver Legacy Living Science Center and River Legacy Parks
Address703 NW Green Oaks Boulevard
Arlington, TX 76006
Brief DescriptionNature Center and Park
TypeAttraction
CategoryScience Museum
DescriptionThe 12,000-square-foot River Legacy Living Science Center houses a variety of hands-on interactive exhibits, terrariums and aquariums, and a gift shop, as well as a variety of educational programs for children ages 3 to 8th grade. The center also serves as the gateway to River Legacy Parks, a 1,300-acre oasis along the Trinity River that includes 8 miles of paved hiking and biking trails, a 3-mile mountain bike trail, numerous nature paths, river overlooks, playground, picnic areas and pavilions. Plans are underway to add canoe launches and a wetland-area boardwalk in 2008.

The Science Center and the park are funded by a unique public/private partnership between the city of Arlington and the nonprofit River Legacy Foundation.
Phone 1(817) 860-6752
Emailreply@riverlegacy.org
Handicapped AccessibleYes
Time Allowance1 hour to all day
Websitewww.riverlegacy.org
Last Updated11/12/2007
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