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This Weekend

3rd Annual Meadows & Trails 5K and Kid’s Dash: Saturday, October 19 (ODC) Register here!

Grasshopper Grove: Saturday & Sunday from 10am-4pm (ODC)

Wildlife Education Center: Sunday from 12pm-4pm (WEC) Closed Saturday, 10/19

Going on now & Coming Soon…

Nature Strollers: Mondays at 9:30am - September 16-November 4 (no hike 10/14) (ODC)

I SPY Halloween Scavenger Haunt: Saturday & Sunday October 26 and 27: Drop in any time 11am-3pm to begin your trail (ODC)

Outdoor Discovery Center

   120 Muser Drive Cornwall, NY      (across from 174 Angola Road)    845-534-5506
Mail: P.O. Box 451, Cornwall, NY 12518 - Fax 845-534-4581 No dogs on preserve
Nature Play - Nature Programs - Hiking Trails - *StoryWalk®  - *Visitors Center & Grasshopper Grove: 10am-4pm Sat & Sun (*April-November)

Wildlife Education Center

25 Boulevard Cornwall-on-Hudson, NY 845-534-7781
Open Sat & Sun
12pm – 4pm 
"Meet the Animals"
Sat and Sun
at 1pm & 2:30pm
Live Native Animals I Special Exhibits I

Founded in 1959, the Hudson Highlands Nature Museum is a premier nature center with a focus on Environmental Education with a mission to develop responsible caretakers of the environment. Over the years it has developed quality educational programs for students and the public that focus on the unique ecology of the Hudson Highlands and promote knowledge and appreciation of our natural world.  The Museum is home to Grasshopper Grove, the Hudson Valley's first Nature Play area. The Museum's Outdoor Discovery Center and Grasshopper Grove are located in Cornwall, New York and the Wildlife Education Center in Cornwall-on-Hudson, New York.

Voted "Best Place to Take Kids in the Hudson Valley" & "Best Nature Center" two years in a row by Kids Out & About!

2019 Winner: Best Museum

2019 Winner: Best Museum