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Welcome to Oxbow Meadows


Little Naturalists


Oxbow’s Little Naturalists program is designed for ages 3-7  that encourages working together to discover, imagine, laugh, craft, and explore the outdoors.

Spectacular Science Saturdays


Join Oxbow each Saturday for exploration, investigation, and new discoveries from 9am to 4pm.

Kids outside


Learn with Oxbow during our family weekend programs.  

Enviro Explorers


Oxbow’s Enviro Explorers program series is designed for ages 6-12 that inspires working collaboratively in the areas of nature exploration, discovery, data collection, hypothesizing, experimenting, and creating.

Field Trips

The helpful and knowledgeable staff of Oxbow Meadows will provide your students with a unique, hands-on learning experience to enhance curriculum and state standards.

Birthday Parties

Looking for a special kind of party, one that educates and entertains? Book your party with Oxbow Meadows, and we will ensure that your child has a party they'll never forget!

Frequently Asked Questions

Can I bring wild or injured animals to Oxbow?

Unfortunately, Oxbow Meadows is not a licensed wildlife rehabilitation center, please do not bring any wildlife to Oxbow Meadows.

Where can I take an injured animal?

Please use the following list to locate a local wildlife rehabilitator and their animal specialty.

Wildlife Rehabilitator List (PDF)

Virtual Tours

Hours of Operation

Tuesday to Saturday
9:00am to 4:00pm

Sunday & Monday


Suggested $5 donation
for admission


3535 South Lumpkin Rd
Columbus, GA 31903

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