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San Angelo Nature Center


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In former Lake Rangers Headquarters building at Lake Nasworthy built by Works Progress Admin. Natural science and history museum interpreting the Edwards Plateau region. Displays feature native wildlife: live reptiles and amphibians, mounted birds and other wildlife, 200-gallon aquarium, glass-enclosed beehive, and ant farm. Audio visual programs. Open Tues. - Sat. noon - 5 p.m. Trail is open from sunrise to sunset. In Mary Lee Park on Knickerbocker at Lake Nasworthy.


Hours: Hours Open: Tues. - Sat. noon - 5 p.m.
Address: 7400 Knickerbocker Road
Phone: 325/942-0121

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