Nature Programs for Children & Adults
Visit The Butterfly House
OPEN TO THE PUBLIC: Tuesdays – Sundays, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM*
ADMISSION: $5/person (age 6+) Members are FREE.
*No dogs or bikes allowed. Please note that the indoor exhibits and bathrooms are not open at this time. There are porta-potties and a compostable bathroom on the property.
THE TRAILS ARE OPEN. COME EXPLORE NATURE.
The trails at Irvine are open Tuesday through Sunday, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Admission is $5 for guests age 6+. Members are FREE. Hike the 8+ miles of trails, visit the 8 resident raptors in the Aviary, play in the Outdoor Classroom, discover the Native American Site, observe the diversity in Maryland’s ecosystems in the meadows, wetlands and forests that make up our 211-acre campus.
SUMMER FUN FOR FAMILIES!
Bumblebees, Raptors, Turtles and Bats! These are just some of the animal themed programs offered this summer at Irvine. Join us for midday programs and family night hikes to discover more about nature and enjoy summer as a family. Learn more and reserve your space today!
Join Now and Save
Get free access to Irvine’s trails all year long, discounts on educational programs including our popular summer nature and newsletter programs, access to special members-only events and so much more. With so many amazing benefits, now is the time to become a member of Irvine. We look forward to seeing you at Irvine.
New Adult Programming
Be sure to check out Irvine’s new and exciting programming for teens and adults. We are offering a variety of topics from Backyard Birding to Wildflowers to Foraging, even monthly night-hikes on the property. Be sure to register early as space is limited. Come build a connection with nature and with new friends.
A NOTE ABOUT INJURED ANIMALS:
At Irvine, many of the Animal Ambassadors in our care are rehabilitated animals. Please note, we are not licensed rehabilitators and are not able to help with, or take, injured animals. Should you encounter an injured animal and need advice, please contact one of our local rehabilitation centers:
Phoenix Wildlife Center at 410-628-9736 or www.PhoenixWildlife.org
Frisky’s Wildlife Sanctuary at 410-418-8899 or www.friskys.org
Thank you for working so hard to keep Irvine open during the pandemic. It’s a really wonderful place and our community is lucky to have it. – Irvine Visitor