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, meadows and wetlands are perfect for students, families and nature-lovers. We look forward to exploring nature with you!

Upcoming Events

  1. Maple Magic

    Sat Feb 25 @ 1:30PM - 3:00PM
  2. Maple Magic

    Sun Feb 26 @ 1:30PM - 3:00PM
  3. Earth Friends: Native Communities

    Mon Feb 27 @ 1:00PM - 3:30PM
  4. Earth Friends: Living Wetlands: Nurseries of Life

    Mon Feb 27 @ 1:00PM - 3:30PM

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  • Students at Irvine found an injured #boxturtle. Her left front limb was missing and her shell was bloody. Our staff bundled her up and brought her to #friskys #wildlife sanctuary for recovery. We hope to #release her at Irvine when she mends!
  • Winter's earliest sunset! #solstice

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Irvine Nest Cam: Wrens Fledging


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