This Weekend

Butterfly Weekend: Saturday, August 25 & Sunday August 26 from 11am-3pm (ODC)

*Wildlife Education Center: Friday from 12pm-4pm (WEC) *Closed Saturday and Sunday

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

Coming Soon

StoryWalk® Opening Day: Saturday, September 8 from 10am-4pm (ODC)

Secrets in the Soil: Saturday, September 15 from 10am (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: 10am-4pm Sat & Sun (*Seasonally)


Wildlife Education Center

25 Boulevard Cornwall-on-Hudson, NY 845-534-7781
         Open Fri – Sun 12pm – 4pm                       "Meet the Animals" Program            
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!