Visit Nature! Nature Programs, Gardens, Events and More

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Nature Centers

Montgomery Parks’ nature centers offer quality public programs for all ages and provide a natural sanctuary from the hustle and bustle of city life.

  • Black Hill Nature Programs offer a nature pre-school program, curriculum-based field trips, sustainable practices guidance, Green School application support, professional development for educators and more.  Location: 20926 Lake Ridge Drive, Boyds, MD 20841
  • Brookside Nature Center has enriching programs, events, a historic cabin, and lovely woods to get your daily Rx of nature. Location: 1400 Glenallan Avenue, Wheaton, MD 20902
  • Locust Grove Nature Center provides specialty Nature Immersion school programs, programs for tots/pre-K, nature pre-school programs, campfire nature walks, and special events. Location: 7777 Democracy Boulevard, Bethesda, MD 20817
  • Maydale Nature Classroom offers educational programs, hands-on activities and a network of trails to enjoy the beauty of the surrounding woodlands. Location: 1638 Maydale Drive, Colesville, MD 20905
  • Meadowside Nature Center provides natural and cultural history programs for families, schools, and scouts. Location: 5100 Meadowside Lane, Rockville, MD 20855
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Last Updated: August 13, 2019