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5 Rivers - Alabama's Delta Resource Center

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Address: 30945 Five Rivers Boulevard, Spanish Fort, AL 36527
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+1 251-625-0814
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08:00 - 17:00
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Sun - Sat 08:00 - 17:00
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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Where the Mobile, Spanish, Tensaw, Apalachee and Blakeley rivers flow into...

Where the Mobile, Spanish, Tensaw, Apalachee and Blakeley rivers flow into Mobile Bay stands an incredible facility for outdoor recreation, conservation and land stewardship in Alabama: 5 Rivers. It's the ultimate place to begin your adventure into over 250,000 acres of scenic waterways, woods and wetlands. Or, simply soak up the natural beauty and history of the region with plenty to do and see at the facility itself.

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Great introduction to the area

The nature centers are new and clean. The staff was exceptionally kind and helpful. There are live animals and dioramas plus other exhibits. It was slow the day we were there so... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
TheRochaFamily
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Minnesota
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Minnesota
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8 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The nature centers are new and clean. The staff was exceptionally kind and helpful. There are live animals and dioramas plus other exhibits. It was slow the day we were there so we got individualized attention from the naturalist including a hand picked film about the local ecology in the theater, a private showing off the Kestrel flying and eating... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped by after an Eco boat tour. It was informative and nicely laid out. The park is beautiful and the guides really love their jobs. The gift shop was nice and they offer senior citizens and military discounts.

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Thank 770MCP
Garfield, Arkansas
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33 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great place to spend time. Watched the 1hour movie and found it informative and depressing. The exhibition Hall had many examples of wild life from the area.

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Thank Mary V
Apple Valley, California
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to do the delta tour and happened across the resource center!! Very educational. Love the hands on learning experience. Everyone so willing to teach about the area..we learned so much!! Thank you!

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Thank sudsy120
somerville, tn
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited and got info one day and went back to kayak two days later. The facility, boat put in area, is top notch. I ended my visit with a trip in an ambulance. Everybody there was supportive and we even got calls from both of the people we had spoken with at the center. Can't wait to go back... More 

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Thank Pokeymandog
Citronelle, Alabama
2 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great place to go visit! Great place for just a "little get away for the day"! Lots to do with little to no cost. Great for couples or groups.

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Thank wca12017
Nashville, Tennessee
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2017

We visited the 5 Rivers complex this past week. The park is very nice and the museum exhibits are interesting. The theater and gift shop are very nice. The personnel are quite knowledgeable and willing to answer any questions. Will definitely visit again. The best part is that it is free to get in.

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Thank ritao99
Buffalo, New York
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30 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Nice, Informative, Great outdoor Eco Tour by Boat. Good value. I suggest you book ahead on line. The boat was full when we went in February. Plan to spend a bit of time walking the neighboring trails which highlight native trees/bushes and great for birding.

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Thank Shirleykc
Normal, Illinois
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59 reviews
23 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 13 February 2017

Senior couple. This is a visitor center that gives much information on the 5 rivers that flow into Mobile Bay.

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Thank Alan W
Fairhope, Alabama
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245 reviews
64 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 December 2016

I've been here many times and must say it is one of my favorite places on and around Mobile Bay. They offer meeting spaces for your business event or function. Nature trails and a great view of the Bay and Delta abound. If you are looking for a way to truly appreciate God's gift to us here on the Coast,... More 

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Thank Jay B

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