Located just northwest of Baltimore, Irvine Nature Center is a leading environmental education center with 80,000 visitors a year. Our green building and 210 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 9 @ 10:00AM - 10:45AM
  2. Terrarium Night

    Fri Dec 9 @ 6:00PM - 7:30PM
  3. Winter Adventure Team

    Sat Dec 10 @ 9:00AM - 11:00AM
  4. Science Sundays

    Sun Dec 11 @ 10:00AM - 12:00PM

Irvine on Instagram

  • The opossum makes a visit to the kids in our Eco Explorers after school program. #opossum #afterschool #environmentaleducation
  • Today's office visitor #barredowl #hoot

Irvine on YouTube


Irvine Nest Cam: Wrens Fledging


Irvine Nest Cam: Wren Growing Sequence


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