Nature connection in Gwynns Falls Leakin Park
*** NOTE: We will not be providing field trips, outreach, birthday parties, or rentals until April 2023. We will reply to requests when our staffing allows. Thank you for your patience.
Nature Discovery in Your Schoolyard
Can't make it to the nature center? No problem - we'll come to you! We'll bring our live animal ambassadors and nature-based activities to your school. Year-round.
FREE schoolyard visits for Baltimore City Public School 4th grade classes provided through funding from the National Park Foundation's Open Outdoors for Kids program.
Discover nature in your school yard! Science inquiry includes identification of plants, invertebrates, and other wildlife during outdoor games and a scavenger hunt. Note: Children will be outdoors for the duration of this outreach program; please dress for the weather!
Meet live animals from Carrie Murray Nature Center's collection during an engaging visit with a naturalist. Participants will have hands-on experiences with artifacts and animal clues, too. Learn how scientists classify various animals based on their physical and behavioral adaptations.