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Highlands Nature Center

Highlands Nature Center is closed for the winter season and will reopen in spring. Stay tuned to this page for program opportunities this winter!

FREE admission

Calling all nature lovers! Plan your visit to the Highlands Nature Center to meet live animals, explore our natural history exhibits, and stroll through the adjacent Highlands Botanical Garden. There’s something for all ages and interests.

Eco Explorations

Join Nature Center staff to read a nature-themed story, then investigate the Highlands Botanical Garden to find examples of the characters!

FREE; registration required (see links below)

Each program will feature a new theme & adventure:

Saturday, March 2: Water  |  Register HERE
Saturday, March 9: Salamanders  |  Register HERE

Limited space available for each program. Best for ages 7 & under, but all explorers welcome! Parents must accompany children during programs.


Please note that this page does not list our summer courses or workshops. You can view them in our “Calendar” or on the “Courses and Workshops” page.