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

Come inside Fenner Nature Center’s Visitor Center and the Susan and Jack Davis Nature Pavilion. 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 hands-on, interactive exhibits, designed with YOU in mind. Inside the Davis Nature Pavilion you will find our annual art exhibitions, our public programs and our event space.

The Visitor Center is open:

May through October

Tuesday through Friday: 12 noon to 6 p.m.

Saturday & Sunday: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

November through April

Wednesday through Friday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Saturday & Sunday: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

The Davis Nature Pavilion is available for private events and programming.

To tour the venue, please contact Alexa Seeger at 517-483-4045 or at


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