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Mariner's Mile/Westcliff

Environmental Nature Center


The ENC strives to provide quality education through hands-on experience with nature. Located on a 3.5 diverse ecosystem sanctuary, the ENC is one of Newport Beach’s hidden gems. With a LEED patinum Nature Museum, trails to wander, and a seasonal Nature Butterfly House, the ENC is a fun for all visit.

Yelp Based on 52 Reviews Yelp

Love this place!! It's so beautiful I'm in love with their butterfly house! And the trails are not too hard with little ones. We love this place so much... More

Came here today for an impromptu visit, around 11am and spent a good 1-1.5 hours on site. One person at the museum front desk showed us the snakes &... More

The ENC was one of those places that I had bookmarked a long time ago but only got around to checking out recently. This is probably because of their... More

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