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Three Lakes Nature Center and Aquarium

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Great Outdoor Time with Kids!

We love this park! It has nice trails, beautiful lakes, and surprising lots of wildlife for being... read more

Reviewed August 19, 2018
Matthew V
via mobile
Great placce for the kids and adults

We came here since we heard it had a great playgorud with a small museum and nature center for the... read more

Reviewed June 24, 2018
Li S
Richmond, Virginia
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400 Sausiluta Dr, Richmond, VA 23227-2139
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Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

We love this park! It has nice trails, beautiful lakes, and surprising lots of wildlife for being right in middle of Henrico. You can really hike some miles if you do all three lakes! The first lake (big lake to the left of parking lot)...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Matthew V
Reviewed June 24, 2018

We came here since we heard it had a great playgorud with a small museum and nature center for the kids. My daughter loved the nature center with all the turtels in the lake and the educational exhibits in the center. You can actually watch...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Li S
Reviewed February 4, 2018

Such a peaceful and lovely place to visit alone or with family. The 3 lakes are distinctly beautiful and walking around them gives a connection to nature. A must see gem in Richmond, Va!

Date of experience: August 2017
4  Thank SomboC2
Reviewed February 4, 2018

Three Lakes Park is great for the kids and for anyone to come and explore. Check the hours of the Nature Center since they do change according to the seasons. The Nature Center is a great place to check out some wonderful displays about Virginia...More

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank leadkat
Reviewed December 3, 2017 via mobile

This location has very limited hours of availability this time of the year but this lovely park is still worth your attention. The Nature Center is open on weekends in December. You can walk and hike enjoying the beautiful scenery. We plan to be back...More

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank podrozniczka60
Reviewed November 9, 2017

Between Three Lakes and Deep Run Parks, my kids are ecstatic about going for walks, seeing nature, and lots of things to see. We've made it a tradition to go for long walks all of the time and they've come to enjoy the outside and...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank 312haroldc
Reviewed August 27, 2017 via mobile

This was a cute little park with a free nature museum. The park has several wide walking trails which is great if you have small children and/or a dog. Their is a fishing pier as well. The museum like everyone said is small, but still...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank kellyv178
Reviewed July 12, 2017

What a beautiful , relaxing place to visit. We walked around one of the lakes and looked around outside of the nature Center, we took a picnic lunch and enjoyed the beautiful area. There is a nice play area for children there as well and...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank pmbump
Reviewed June 12, 2017 via mobile

A surprising number of Richmonders have never heard of Three Lakes Park - I was one until I was desperately seeking a free or inexpensive place to take my young children. This is a really great park for these reasons: 1. It is completely free...More

Date of experience: June 2017
2  Thank Lolaloos
Reviewed June 8, 2017

I have visited this park many times. A great playground for the kids. I like to walk beside the lakes. It is nature at its best. The nature center is also very interesting. Well worth visiting.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank LoieJo
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July 23, 2018|
Response from Li S | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure if you can, I know they have picnic areas there with grills in place for hot dogs and things, but I suggest to call Henrico County to ask if you can do that.
Tom M
July 12, 2018|
Response from Li S | Reviewed this property |
Kai C
May 26, 2015|
Response from Li S | Reviewed this property |
You don't have to do anything, its an open park...times depends on when you want to come Nature Center Hours December-February Saturday & Sunday: Noon-4:30pm March-May Tuesday-Sunday: Noon-4:30pm June-August... More