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!

We are open 7 days a week, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m FREE of charge.

Irvine Nature Center will close at 2:00 p.m. on November 22nd and will reopen on Friday, November 24th at 9:00 a.m.

Upcoming Events

  1. Irvine Closed

    Thu Nov 23
  2. Nature Fairy Exploration & House Design

    Sun Dec 3 @ 10:00AM - 12:00PM
  3. Animal Encounters

    Sat Dec 9 @ 10:00AM - 11:00AM
  4. Holidays With Hoot

    Sun Dec 17 @ 1:00PM - 3:00PM

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  • Nature Preschool Problems: when you have to empty water out of your boot after splashing around in the pond. 
  • Whoooo's coming to our lunch and learn? 
November 6th, 12:00-1:30 
Tickets at www.explorenature.org

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Irvine Nature Center


Irvine Nest Cam: Wrens Fledging


Irvine's Thanks To You

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