Due to winter weather concerns, Irvine will close today at noon.We are closed on Thursday for Thanksgiving, but open Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The Nature Preschool and staff offices are closed Wednesday through Sunday.

Located just northwest of Baltimore, Irvine Nature Center is a leading environmental education center with 70,000 visitors a year. Our state-of-the-art, green building and 116 acres of forests, wetlands and meadows are perfect for students, families and nature-lovers. We look forward to exploring nature with you!

Upcoming Events

  1. Tales & Tails

    Fri Dec 5 @ 10:00AM - 10:45AM
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    Every week until December 19, 2014
  2. Junior Naturalists

    Sat Dec 6 @ 9:30AM - 12:00PM
  3. Owl Moon

    Sat Dec 6 @ 4:30PM - 6:30PM
  4. Tales & Tails

    Fri Dec 12 @ 10:00AM - 10:45AM
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    Every week until December 19, 2014

Irvine on Instagram

  • Our king snake just shed in its exhibit. A good sign!
  • Our eastern screech. #owlsofinstagram