This Weekend

Grasshopper Grove Nature Play Area: Friday-Sunday from 10am-4pm

Wildlife Education Center: Friday-Sunday from 12pm-4pm

Coming Soon

Special Nature Play Event- Mud Day: Saturday, July 29

Adult Adventure- Iona Marsh canoe Trip: Tuesday, August 8 from 10am – 12:30pm

Butterfly Weekend: Saturday & Sunday, August 12 & 13

Register Today

 Summer Science & Nature Camp for ages 4-12. Weekly sessions throughout the Summer!


Outdoor Discovery Center

On Muser Drive, across from 174 Angola Road, Cornwall, NY - 845-534-5506
Mail: P.O. Box 451, Cornwall, NY 12518 - Fax 845-534-4581 - No dogs on preserve
Nature Play - Nature Programs - Trails - Visitors Center 10am-4pm Sat & Sun


Wildlife Education Center

25 Boulevard Cornwall-on-Hudson, NY 845-534-7781
Open Fri – Sun 12pm – 4pm. Animal Program Sat and Sun at 1pm & 2:30pm
Live Native Animals I Special Exhibits I Story Walk

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!