Hudson Highlands Nature Museum: Wildlife Education Center

25 Boulevard, Cornwall-on-Hudson, NY 12520 - United States





Established in 1959, the Museum has grown into a leading provider of nature education experiences in the Hudson Valley. Its mission is to “develop responsible caretakers of the environment” through its special focus on Environmental Education. It uses its living collections of live native and not-native animals, natural habitats and trails to present a wide variety of programs for people of all ages.


Meet the Animals
1:00 p.m. and 2:30 p.m.
An Environmental Educator presents an animal up close and personal.

Stomping Grounds: Habitats of the Hudson Valley Exhibit
With interactive activities for kids of all ages, this exhibit seeks to engage visitors in learning through hands-on play and technology about the vast array of habitat types that are right in your backyard.


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