Martha Lafite Thompson Nature Sanctuary

407 North La Frenz Road
816-781-8598

Our Mission

The mission of the Martha Lafite Thompson Nature Sanctuary is to provide:

• engaging hands-on environmental and natural science education for all ages;

• biodiversity of native plants and animals through wise management of our natural resources;

• understanding that all Earth's inhabitants are part of complex, interdependent ecosystems, and;

• opportunities for quiet reflection and reconnection with the natural world.


Reviews

marianne mynatt

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Sunday, Aug. 6, 2017

I love this place. They do birthday parties. I like the peaceful trails. In October the storybook forest is one cool event. The people here are very helpful. We love the animals in this place.

Cathy Whitney

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Friday, July 7, 2017

They do a wonderful job at greeting the public and have ongoing educational programs, comfortable seats to bird while sitting inside and fantastic trails. They are dedicated and knowledgeable people.

Cameron Eddy

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Friday, Nov. 24, 2017

Really peaceful and good trails.

Leanna Maschino

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Tuesday, June 6, 2017

A great place to walk trails, commune with nature and learn about the local environment and its inhabitants

Jeanne Link

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Saturday, Feb. 18, 2017

A great place to see Missouri wildlife and hike on well maintained trails. Knowledgeable and helpful staff!