Hudson Highlands Nature Museum | Kids Out and About Hudson Valley

Hudson Highlands Nature Museum

Address: 
25 Boulevard
Cornwall , NY , 12518
Phone: 845-534-5506
41° 26' 13.5168" N, 74° 0' 58.5468" W
Contact name: 
Michelle Mindicino
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Seasons in which we offer activities (select "All seasons" for all): 
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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 natural world through its special focus on environmental education.

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 natural world through its special focus on Environmental Education. It uses its living collections of native animals, natural habitats and trails to present a wide variety of programs for people of all ages at its two locations.

THE MUSEUM’S MISSION

The mission of the Museum is to create responsible caretakers of our environment. Through quality educational programs for the public that focus on the unique ecology of the Hudson Highlands, the Museum promotes knowledge and appreciation of our natural world and the dynamic role of human interaction in its well-being.

Click here for brief video to learn more about the Museum, its mission, and some of the many wonderful programs offered!

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HISTORY

Founded in 1959, the Hudson Highlands Nature Museum is a center for nature, with a focus on environmental education an a mission to develop responsible caretakers of the natural world. Over the years it has developed quality educational programs for students and the public that focus on the unique ecology of the Hudson Highlands and promote knowledge and appreciation of our natural world. Each year the Museum reaches over 30,000 children and adults.

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Hands-on, Arts and Crafts, Nature/Outdoors, Preschool

Location:

Wildlife Education Center
25 Boulevard
Cornwalll-on-Hudson, NY, 12520
United States

Phone:

845-534-5506

THANKSGIVING WEEKEND AT THE WEC

Dates: 
11/26/2021
11/27/2021
11/28/2021
Time: 
12pm-4pm with 50 minute windows every hour on the hour (12-12:50p, 1-1:50p, 2-2:50p, 3-3:50p)

Location:

Outdoor Discovery Center
Muser Drive across from 174 Angola Road
Cornwall, NY, 12518
United States

Phone:

845-534-5506

WINTER WALK - Outdoor Discovery Center

Dates: 
12/11/2021
Time: 
Session 1 at 10am Session 2 at 1pm

Location:

Outdoor Discovery Center
Muser Drive across from 174 Angola Road
Cornwall, NY, 12518
United States

Phone:

845-534-5506

WILDLIFE HISTORY OF NEW YORK - Outdoor Discovery Center

Dates: 
12/19/2021
Time: 
Session 1 at 10am Session 2 at 1pm

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