McDowell Nature Center

McDowell Nature Center

McDowell Nature Center provides educational programs and resources at the County’s oldest and largest nature preserve. The nature center features live native animals, a discovery hall and a gift shop. 

For information on renting spaces at the nature center, please contact the facility. 

Hours of Operation

Monday - Saturday: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Sunday: 1 - 5 p.m.

Facility and Trail Information

Contact the Facility

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Map and Directions