National Wildlife Visitor Center Patuxent Research Refuge

10901 Scarlet Tanager Loop, Laurel, MD 20708 Get Directions 
Phone: 301-497-5763

Prince George's

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Patuxent Research Refuge National Wildlife Visitor Center
Wildlife in its native habitat. View interactive state-of-the-art exhibits, hike trails or take a seasonal tram tour through forest, wetland and meadow habitats.
Daily, 9am-4:30pm (except federal holidays).
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November 8, 2019
This is a wonderful place to visit!! It is convenient, the trails around the lake are beautiful, and there is AMPLE parking available. The visitor's center is nice, maybe a tad too small, but...
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July 2, 2019
Paula V
On Sunday, the day was just glorious -- hot, but very low humidity. We decided to go to the Patuxent Wildlife Refuge in Laurel, Maryland. The visitor center is set up extremely well. When we...
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June 4, 2019
A good nature center with a nice little gift shop run by the friends of the refuge, The wolf statue alone is worth stopping by this sanctuary