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Lichterman Nature Center

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Hiking paths right in the center of East Memphis

Fun hiking paths right in your East Memphis backyard. Smaller exhibits on native plants and... read more

Reviewed 30 January 2018
Memphis, Tennessee
Nature walk

I saw that Lichterman Nature Center was nearby were I was so I figured I’d stop in. I was greeted... read more

Reviewed 9 May 2018
Jacqui G
Memphis Tennessee
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5992 Quince Rd, Memphis, TN 38119-7257
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Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

I saw that Lichterman Nature Center was nearby were I was so I figured I’d stop in. I was greeted by a very sweet lady at the front counter and she gave me a map of the grounds. On my way I went pushing my...More

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Reviewed 30 January 2018

Fun hiking paths right in your East Memphis backyard. Smaller exhibits on native plants and animals. super fun scarecrow display at Halloween. Comes as part of your membership to the Pink Palace.

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Reviewed 15 November 2017

My cousin had the most amazing wedding ever at Lichterman Nature Center in Memphis, TN. With breath-taking settings for pictures including lake and forest views, my family could not be happier with our experience at the wedding and reception. Patti Walsh, Events Coordinator, was excellent...More

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Reviewed 14 November 2017

I got to the Lichterman Nature Center one morning to hike their trails and had the best experience. Within minutes I'd seen a red fox and a great blue heron! The trails were well kept and the trails sign were easy to follow. The staff...More

1  Thank bill562
Reviewed 14 November 2017

East Memphis Oasis Nature Center is a hidden gem in East Memphis. Nestled in the midst of commercial & residential development, you drive down a short, tree-lined drive into an unexpected urban oasis. I have been to Lichterman before for amazing parties and weddings. The...More

1  Thank Ergerm
Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

My niece had her wedding reception at Lichterman and it turned out great! The grounds were pretty and staff helpful and professional.

Reviewed 8 November 2017

We had a wonderful experience at Lichterman Nature Center for my birthday party. The facility was beautiful, as always, and the staff were very accommodating and easy to work with. I would highly recommend Lichterman as a great venue for hosting an event in Memphis.

1  Thank memphistraveler2017
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

With not having an event planner and having to do things on my own lichterman staff was amazing. They recommended different companies for me to be able to use such as the lighting company that hung lights. I have been planning this event for months...More

1  Thank Candace R
Reviewed 28 September 2017

Patty followed my staff and I the entire time we tried to decorate for a wedding and continued to harass us as we did. They did not remove the debris from the rented areas nor would the move the picnic tables back from obstructing our...More

Thank falisa p
Reviewed 20 September 2017

My new bride and I had our wedding at the Litcherman Nature Center. When we first booked the director was very nice and accommodating. We noticed that the closer it got to the wedding, the more she began to change and renege on her word....More

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