Frog

Annual Evening Frog Walk

  • Friday, May 5 at 7:30pm
  • Outdoor Discovery Center
  • Admission: Members: $8 Adults, $5 Children Not-yet-Members: $10 Adults, $7 Children
  • Pre-paid registration required. See below

Learn to recognize our local frogs by sight and sound, and take a guided wetland walk to test your newly minted frog identification skills. Bring a flashlight! 


Cornwall Community Day of Play

  • Satuday, May 20 From 12pm-4pm
  • Outdoor Discovery Center & Wildlife Education Center
  • Admission: FREE Cornwall & Cornwall-on-Hudson Residents

We’re celebrating our community by offering FREE ADMISSION for Cornwall residents to the Wildlife Education Center and Grasshopper Grove at the Outdoor Discovery Center! Meet live wild animals at the Wildlife Education Center and romp in our nature play area at Grasshopper Grove.


StoryWalk® Opening Day

  • Friday May 27 from 12pm-4pm
  • Wildlife EducationCenter
  • Admission: Included in regualr WEC admission. Museum Members: FREE. Not-yet-Members: $3 Adults & Children ages 3 and above

The Museum, in partnership with the Cornwall Public Library and The Grail, invites you to StoryWalk® 2017. Read an illustrated children’s story and solve riddles about this specialhabitat as you stroll along our meadow trail.
• 1:00 and 2:30 meet an animal from the book
• 1:30 and 3:00 guided walk along  Story Walk® Trail
• Throughout the day - craft and snack for the kids


family camp out

How To be a happy Camper- Family Camp out

  • Friday, June 9 at 6pm to Saturday, June 10 at 8am
  • Outdoor Discovery Center
  • Admission: Members: $18 Adults, $9 Children ages 3 and above. Not-yet-Members: $20 Adults, $12 Children ages 3 and above. 
  • Pre-paid registration required

Welcome the summer season with a night under the full moon! After dinner, bring your family, tent, and sleeping bags for an evening of nocturnal fun. We’ll teach you everything you need to know to tent camp on your own, from campground reservations to starting a fire. As the sun goes down, join us for fun and s’mores around the campfire. A light breakfast snack and coffee will be provided Saturday
morning as we break camp. 

Online registration coming soon or reserve your spot by phone at 845-534-5506 ext 204. 


Family Fishing Day 

  • Sunday, June 25 from 8:30am - 10:30am
  • Outdoor Discovery Center
  • Admission: Members: $8 Adults, $5 Children Not-yet-Members: $10 Adults, $7 Children
  • Pre-paid registration required.

Join Carl Heitmuller for some tall fishy tales and to learn all about fishing! Our ponds are home to many different species of fish, including large-mouth bass,
black crappy, and pumpkinseed sunfish. The NYS fishing license requirement is waived for adults who
participate in this event. We provide the bait; you bring poles and your sense of adventure!

Online registration coming soon or reserve your spot by phone at 845-534-5506 ext 204.