Welcome to Fenner Nature Center

Fenner Nature Center is an environmental education center encompassing 134 acres of publicly accessible green space. Now run by the non-profit Fenner Conservancy, the property includes over four miles of trails, rolling glacial eskers, towering maple groves and so much more. Inside the Visitor Center, you will find collections of live native reptiles and amphibians; a viewing area to watch songbirds, deer and wild turkeys; and opportunities to explore newly renovated hands-on exhibits, designed with YOU in mind.

UPDATE: Beginning May 1, Fenner Nature Center’s Visitor Center is open for the following modified hours: Tuesdays through Fridays from 12 noon to 6 p.m., Saturdays and Sundays from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Closed Mondays. 

The Visitor Center will be also be closed December 24, 25 and January 1.

Visitors are being asked to adhere to the following guidelines:

  • Maintain a 6 foot distance from those not within your household
  • Sanitize hands before entering
  • Wear a mask while indoors